Pennsylvania public school district bus transportation is accessible to almost all Saint Andrew Catholic School students.
Almost all Saint Andrew Catholic School students who live in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania are entitled to bus transportation. According to Pennsylvania state guidelines, school districts must provide bus service to a non-public school within 10 miles of any district boundary. Currently, Saint Andrew Catholic school students use buses from the following school districts: Bensalem, Bristol, Centennial, Central Bucks, Council Rock, Neshaminy, New Hope/Solebury, and Pennsbury.
Saint Andrew Catholic School students living in New Jersey will need to facilitate transportation privately.
Parents should call the school office, 215-968-2685, for information about their children's bus numbers, locations of bus stop and times.
- Central Bucks
- Council Rock
COUNCIL ROCK TRANSPORTATION NOTICE
If you live in the Council Rock School District and would like bus transportation to school, you must submit four (4) proofs of residency directly to the Council Rock Transportation Department, before transportation services can be arranged.
Proofs must be submitted each time a family registers a NEW student. If your family currently uses Council Rock bus services and you are registering a NEW student at Saint Andrew Catholic School, you need to submit your proofs of residency again. If you change your address but are still in the Council Rock School District, you need to submit new proofs. The Council Rock Proof of Residency Policy is explained below. Any questions, contact Council Rock at 215-944-1010.
Once enrollment is confirmed, check off form and proofs can be sent directly to Council Rock Transportation.
PROOF OF RESIDENCY POLICY
Under the authority of Section 1301 & 1302 of the Pennsylvania School Code the parents or legal guardians of a student are required to provide proof that they are legal residents of the school district.
If a student is new to the school or changes residency (even within the school district boundaries) they must provide 4 proofs of residency to the transportation office prior to being assigned or provided with bus transportation. New Student proofs should not be submitted to the district until enrollment at Saint Andrew School has been confirmed.
Examples of proofs are:
- Internal Revenue Statement
- Property Deed
- Insurance Statement
- Bank Statement
- Driver's license
- Vehicle Registration Card
- Utility Statement
- Voter Registration Card
- Billing Statement
Note: The ownership of property and the payment of property taxes within the Council Rock School District does not automatically fulfill the residency clause as stated in the Pennsylvania School Code.
If you are the guardian or foster parent of a student, you must also show proof of the guardianship or foster parenting arrangement
- Inclement Weather -If CR is closed, no transportation will be provided. If CR has a two-hour delay, all bus stop times will be 2 hours after the scheduled time.
- New Students or Change of Address- For any new students, or students that have changed addresses since last receiving transportation, CRSD will need four (4) proofs of residency in order to provide transportation.
New Policy- Any bus stops not utilized for more than 2 weeks (no students using the stop) will be deemed inactive and the bus will not stop there regularly. If the student(s) wish to use the stop again, please call the First Student Newtown office at 267-757-0413, option 1.
If you have any questions, please call (215) 944-1010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NESHAMINY TRANSPORTATION NOTICE
Please complete the forms listed below, ONCE ENROLLMENT IS CONFIRMED. Students must reside within the Neshaminy School District to qualify for transportation.
Click on this link Neshaminy Student Registration / Transportation Form -email to email@example.com
Click on this link Neshaminy Student Emergency Information Form- email directly to DDOWD@neshaminy.org once enrollment is confirmed. (all new and current students must submit the Student Emergency Information form)
*ONLY NEW STUDENTS MUST SUBMIT PROOFS WITH THE STUDENT EMERGENCY INFORMATION FORM.
NESHAMINY PROOF OF RESIDENCY POLICY
1.Parent/Guardian Valid Photo ID: (driver's license must match student's residency within the school district.)
2.Two (2) Proofs of Residency:
a. Property deed, current real estate tax bill or current rental lease (lease must list all children living at residence and be signed by all parties).
b. One current uninterrupted utility bill: (water, gas; electric, cable)
3. Multiple Occupancy Affidavits (if applicable): required if parent/guardian does not own or lease property in the Neshaminy School District but resides with a Neshaminy School District resident on a full time basis. Please click MOA for the form.
4. Affidavit of Support (if applicable): require if someone other than the parent/guardian will assume responsibility of the student. Please click AOS for the form.
5.Custody Agreement/Foster Care documents (if applicable).
PENNSBURY TRANSPORTATION NOTICE
- All Returning and New Pennsbury families must complete this google form to receive bus services in 22-23.
Parents may also elect to drive their children to and from school.
Arrival is 7:45 AM to 8:10 AM. Students should be dropped off in the car lane. Students should exit the passenger side of the car. Students should then proceed to the crosswalk. Staff members will be there to greet the children.
Dismissal is 3:00 PM.