The transportation allotment is part of overall Foundation School Program (FSP) funding and is included as a separate line item on the Summary of Finances. Districts report transportation data through the web-based FSP System.
Background Information on Transportation Funding (Word 43 KB)
Bus Accident Reporting System (BARS)
School Transportation Allotment Handbook
Route Services Report Information
||MS Word or
|Instructions for Completing the School Transportation Route Services Report (June 2012)
Effective With School Year 2011–2012
|PDF 574 KB
|Turn-by-Turn Route Description Template
(Use Not Mandatory)
|PDF 49 KB
||Excel 60 KB
|Turn-by Turn Route Description Examples
||PDF 269 KB
|Eligible Rider Roster/Official Headcount Sheet Template
for Regular Program Home-to-School (Use Not Mandatory)
|PDF 48 KB
||Word 189 KB
|Eligible Rider Roster/Official Headcount Sheet Template for Regular Program Home-to-School Example
||PDF 69 KB
|Eligible Rider Roster Template for Regular Program Curriculum/Academic, Special and Private Programs
||PDF 32 KB
||Word 102 KB
Operations Report Information
Bus Pass/Bus Card Information
Documents and Forms for Charter Schools Only
Position Statements Related to Transportation Funding
For additional information, contact:
December 06, 2013
The GED Event testing session that was to be held Saturday and Sunday at Fannin Elementary School in the Dallas Independent School District has been canceled due to inclement weather. Test takers wishing to schedule a testing session may visit Online Test Center Locator Service to locate the nearest test center at http://www.gedtestingservice.com/testers/locate-a-testing-center or by call 1-800-626-9433 (800-62-MY GED).
December 03, 2013
Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced today he has selected Margie Johnson – an attorney with more than 15 years of prosecutorial experience – to lead the new Texas Education AgencyOffice of Complaints, Investigations and School Accountability.
December 03, 2013
The newly published 2014 Texas School Law Bulletin is available for purchase. The Bulletin is current through the 83rd Legislative Regular and Special Sessions. The cost is $65 per copy. The cost per copy for non-profit institutions is $60. The Texas Education Agency accepts purchase orders from Texas educational institutions and government agencies only. Checks or purchase orders should be made out to the Texas Education Agency, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78701-1494. Customers may also purchase a copy of the Bulletin by contacting contact Ruth Ann Palm at (512) 463-9744 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 22, 2013
Three Generation 18 charter school applicants today successfully completed the final step of the state's application process allowing them to begin operation in Texas for the 2014-2015 school year.