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Transportation Information 

Maureen Ciaci - Transportation Coordinator

McKenna Administration Building
350 Daniel St. Room 101
Lindenhurst, NY 11757

Telephone: 631-867-3050 
Fax:            631-867-3059 
Email:        transportation@lufsd.org

 

Minimum Distances For Bus Eligibility

New York State school districts are required by the Education Law to provide transportation for all elementary pupils residing more than two miles from school, and for secondary pupils residing more than three miles from school.

 

The Lindenhurst Board of Education has lowered these minimum distances from the New York State requirements to as follows:

Grade     Distance
 K-5        3/4 mile 

 6-8           1 mile

9-12   1 1/2 miles

 CLICK HERE to read Board Policy 8410 - Student Transportation.

 

Emergency School Closure & Inclement Weather Protocol

 

In the event of a districtwide emergency school closings, transportation will not be provided to any schools.

In the event the district puts into place an alternate bus stop schedule due to flooding, please CLICK HERE to view the alternate emergency bus stop schedule for affected bus routes.

 

Non Public Transportation Requests

NEW RESIDENTS:   Please fill out the form below and email it back to registration@lufsd.org with proof of residency.

Non Public Form

CURRENT RESIDENTS:  Please email your transportation request in writing to transportation@lufsd.org

 

Childcare Transportation Request

Childcare Guidelines

Please email your childcare request in writing for childcare transportation to transportation@lufsd.org

 

*** If you have any questions regarding Non Public Transportation or Childcare Transportation, please call our office at 631-867-3050.  

* Please note: Transportation is not provided for a school over 15 miles from the residence.

 

 

District Bus Stop Pick Up/Dismissal Information***

Public School

                                       AM PICK UP                        PM DISMISSAL               LATE RUNS

Senior High School          6:50 AM                                2:19 PM                         3:10 PM; 3:50 PM; 5:30 PM

Middle School                  7:30 AM                                2:55 PM                         3:50 PM; 5:30 PM     

MS-Zero Period               6:30 AM          

Elementary                      8:30 AM                                 3:30 PM

  

*** All Non-public school routes will be communicated by the bus company with approximate times.

 

Bus Stop Change Requests

 

The district uses routing software and our knowledge of the area to place all bus stops at the safest location possible. If you feel that there is a safety issue that must be addressed regarding your child’s bus stop, please complete the

BUS STOP CHANGE FORM and return it to the district Transportation Coordinator for review.


Bus Contractor Contact Information

Suffolk Transportation Service: (631) 231-9940  Ext 4321; Ext 4331

CLICK HERE to visit the Suffolk Transportation Services website.


 

 

 

October 29, 2020