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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.

cvalentine

Cindy Valentine,
Director of Transportation

cvalentine@novi.k12.mi.us

Karen Dennett, Secretary
kdennett@novi.k12.mi.us

Steve Barr
Asst. Superintendent, Business and Operations
(248) 449-1209
sbarr@novi.k12.mi.us

LINKS

Handbook

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.

Transportation

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.


Attention:  High School Students

March 3rd thru 6th MME Testing Bus Schedule

  

The week of March 3 is MME testing at the high school.  High school bus schedules will be as follows:

> Mon 3/3 - Regular day all students
> Tue 3/4 - 11th grade only. If you need bus service, please sign up in the office
> Wed 3/5 - 10th and 11th grade regular day. 9th and 12th grade classes start at 10:52.
    A second high school bus run will pick up 3.5 hours later.
> Thu 3/6 - 11th grade regular day.  9th, 10th, 12th grade classes start at 10:52.
    A second high school bus run will pick up 3.5 hours later.

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