Transportation Busing Registration


Here Comes the Bus

All district busses have a GPS system installed that allows parents and students to "track" the bus and know when it is close to the pickup/dropoff location. The Here Comes the Bus app will also alert you when the bus is getting close. To learn more and install this app on your mobile device please visit this page: Here Comes the Bus



Click Here! Online Bus Registration Form


Click Here! Printable Bus Registration Form



You Must Register Your Child For Busing If:




1.  Your child needs bused to or from an address other than your home address. Sitters often change,       therefore, all sitter information is deleted from prior year.

2.  Your child was not an everyday rider last year.

3.  Your child will be attending a before or after school program.

4.  You have moved or will be moving prior to the start of school.

5.  Your child is changing schools.

6.  Your child attends the Career Center.

7.  Your child will be a 7th grader this year.  (Grades 7-12 ride high school buses, not elementary)

If your child was bused last year, but will not need busing this year, please let us know so we can update the student count for that particular bus route.

To Register:  Please choose one of the following options most convenient for you.  Registration for busing must be received no later than July 31, 2017


1. Print one of the 2017-18 registration forms located above, complete and fax to 330-264-2518, mail to or drop off at Wooster City Schools Board of Education Office at 144 N. Market St, Wooster, OH 44691 or e-mail to


2. Click on 2017-18 Registration Link above, complete your information and hit submit.  Your information will be electronically submitted to our office and your child registered for busing. Online Bus Registration Form


After August 14, 2017, you may use the Transfinder Online Bus Information Link (BELOW) to access your child's bus #, pick-up and/or drop off location and estimated bus times for the 2017-18 school year. Busing information will also be posted at your child's school building.

Click map to view boundaries


2017-18 Elementary Boundaries


Transfinder Online Bus Information Link



Busing information for the 2017-18 school year can be found after August 14th by clicking on the Transfinder On-line bus link located below.  Busing information will also be posted at each of our school buildings.


Pre-school students and those who require specialized transportation will be contacted by August 18, 2017 with their route information.




Tier  Building/Grade Level
1 Wooster High School (Grades 8-12)
1 Edgewood Middle School (Grade 7)
2 Edgewood Middle School (Grade 5/6)
2 Elementary Schools (K-4)


Start and End Times for ALL Schools


AM Start

PM End

Wooster High School (Grades 8-12)

8:05 am

2:48 pm

Edgewood Middle School (Grade 7)

8:00 am

2:43 pm

Edgewood Middle School (Grades 5-6)

8:45 am

3:35 pm

All Elementary Schools (Grades K-4)

8:55 am

3:45 pm

Littlest Generals Preschool (Ages 3-4)

8:30 to 11:40 am

12:35 to 3:45 pm


Walk zones were reduced  for the 2015-16 school  year.

(Click Map Links Located At Right To View New Walk Areas)


Building Walk Zone
Wooster High School (Grades 8-12) 1 mile
Edgewood Middle School (Grades 5-7) .75 mile
Elementary Schools (Grades K-4) .75 mile


Transportation Department Contact Information:

Vic Cole, Transportation Supervisor
1494 Old Mansfield Road
Wooster, Oh 44691
Telephone: 330-264-4060      Fax: 330-264-2518

Roberta Burr, Transportation Secretary


The Transportation Department and its employees are dedicated to the safety and well being of all children attending the Wooster City School District system. Each student is valuable to all of us and as such will be treated with respect and dignity. We have committed ourselves as the Transportation Department to ensure that each child be given a safe trip to school in the morning and a safe return home at the end of the day.


Did You Know Wooster City School District.........

Has 32 School Buses in Their Fleet,

Driving 158 Routes per Day,

Making 2290 Stops per Day

Driving a Total of 2055 Miles per Day

Or 369,900 Miles per Year



Wooster High School                        
1 Mile Walk Limit Map

Edgewood Middle School                  .75 Mile Walk Limit Map

Cornerstone Elementary School 
.75 Mile Walk Limit Map

Kean Elementary School                .75 Mile Walk Limit Map

Melrose Elementary School
.75 Mile Walk Limit Map

Parkview Elementary School
.75 Mile Walk Limit Map

Grades K-6 Cornerstone Area Routes

Grades K-6 Melrose Area Routes

Grades K-6 Parkview Area Routes

Grades K-6 Kean Area Routes

Grades 7-12 Bus Routes

Career Center Routes




Transportation Guidelines

Transportation Board Policy

Bus Safety and Rules



Unloading the Bus at School

Loading the Bus

Leaving the Bus


Dropping Things Under the Bus

Teaching Cars What to Do

Behaving On the Bus

Approaching the Bus

Waiting for the Bus