School transport

School transport

The School Transport Policy sets out the eligibility criteria for free school transport. 

Is my child entitled to free school transport?

Free school transport is given to school children who:

  • live more than two miles from their zoned school by the shortest available route
  • are required to travel to school using a route that has been assessed as being unsafe under Section 4 of the Transport Policy
  • have additional support needs.

We allocate any spare seats on school transport to pupils who are not entitled through our privilege pass scheme.

How do you provide school transport?

In providing school transport we use a few forms of transport including:

  • existing public transport
  • contracted buses
  • taxis
  • and agreed transport with parents.

Can I apply for school transport online?

  • St Modan's High School transport request form
  • All other schools transport request form

See also: Secondary school transport provision