School Transport - Faqs

Frequently Asked Questions - School Transport

Are all ages allowed to ride the bus?
Yes. all students from EY1 up to Grade 12.
Will I be able to contact the bus driver and/or bus nanny?
Parents will be provided with the telephone number of both the Nanny/Supervisor and driver. The Nanny/Supervisor should be contacted in the first instance. The Driver should be contacted only for emergency purposes. Drivers are not available by phone whilst driving.
Will it be possible for my child to have a different pick up in the morning and drop of in the afternoon or vice versa?

No, as pick up and drop off have to be from the same location.

Will I be able to make changes on a day-to-day basis if I need to pick up my student early or want them to attend Extended Day?

This is not possible as the bus will leave school at the same scheduled time every day. Note: buses are provided to and from sports fixtures and for some Extra-curricular Activities.

What if the school schedules early release days?

The school will liaise with the bus company to accommodate changes in timings as officially requested by the school.

What about Professional and Parent Conference Days?

Bus transport will not be available during all-school Professional Days, however if the Secondary school has a regular school day and the Primary school is closed for students due to Professional Days or Parent-Teacher Conference, the regular bus transport for Secondary students will be available and vice versa.

What about bad weather days such as sandstorms?

Parents will be informed by 6Delta School Communicator by the school if delayed, early release or cancelled school days apply.

When is payment due?

Bus transport payment is due in three instalments: 1st August, 1st December and 1st March.

Is there a discount for siblings?

There is no sibling’s discount for the school bus transport services.

Will there be a refund if I need to cancel the school transport services?

In such cases the school fee refund policy applies.