Request for Transportation Application
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the deadline for private school transportation requests for the 2020-21 school year has been extended to May 9, 2020.
Applications for requesting transportation for non-public schools are available for the 2020-21 school year. New York State Law sets April 1 as the deadline for all applications. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the deadline for private school transportation requests for the 2020-21 school year has been extended to May 9, 2020.
Applications received after that date will not be accepted unless you are a new resident in the district.
All students, new and current, requiring transportation must submit an application and two proofs of residency to the Amherst Central School District prior to May 9, 2020 for the 2020-21 school year. Examples of acceptable proof of residency are listed on the application form.
Request for Special Transportation to Alternate Address
Applications for requesting an alternate drop off are available for the 2020-21 school year. Applications are due prior to July 1, 2020. This form is for alternate address for day care/caregiver drop off only.
All students requiring transportation to an address other than their home address, including day care locations, must submit an application.
Please note the terms for alternate transportation on the application specifically #8 noting this may take up to 10 business days to process. For your child's safety, you must make alternate accommodations until the new bus route is assigned. The parent or guardian must sign this form to be put into effect.
Please click the link below for the forms. You need to print, fill out, sign and return to Transportation Department, Amherst Central School District, 55 Kings Highway, Amherst, New York 14226.