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Transportation Department
45505 Eleven Mile Road
Novi, Michigan  48374

Phone: (248) 449-1245
Fax: (248) 449-1248

Hours: 6:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Cindy Valentine,                   twitter
Director of Transportation

Karen Dennett, Secretary



Request for Change of Bus Pickup/DropOff Use this form if you need to change buses for daycare purposes.

Request For Relocation of Bus Stop Use this form if you are requesting a different location for your child's bus stop.

Elementary Attendance Areas

Elementary Attendance Area Lookup (City of Novi Maps)

School District Attendance Areas

District Calendar


Important Notice - Bus Information is available in the Parent Portal of MIStar .  



Please check your parent portal for bus number changes.  Schools have been notified if your childs bus number is different.  This site and the parent portal will be updated as changes are made.

Middle school

Bus #39 - 2 stops have been moved to a different bus.

novi meadows

Bus #32 is now Bus #39

Bus #39 is now Bus #51

novi woods

Bus #32 is now Bus #56



The Transportation Department is responsible for transporting approximately 4500 students over 1,100 miles per day. All of our drivers must pass a criminal background check, possess a commercial driver's license (CDL), and submit to random drug testing throughout the year.

All of our drivers go thru extensive training which includes:

  • 30 hours of driving training 
  • 10 hours of bus inspection training 
  • 3 hours of state testing
  • 21 hours of  classroom training on the following topics: beginning bus driving, student management, first aid, safety equipment, and other important bus driver information
  • 16 hours of additional class time throughout the year
  • 6 hours of mandatory training by the state every two years that includes a test

Please note that the Walk zones for all schools, Bus rules and other important transportation updates are also available on this page.

Please contact the Transportation Department at 248-449-1245 with any questions.


Lacrosse Sticks
Just a reminder that we do not transport lacrosse sticks on the bus to and from school.
Please read these important updates.
Now Hiring Sub Bus Drivers
Contact Transportation for more information - 248-449-1245