How do I find my bus route information?
Will JBER receive full bus service?
How long does it take to train a bus driver?
What is the status of the hiring process?
What options do parents have for distance/virtual learning if they can’t get their children to school?
Is it required by law to provide bus services?
Is it required by law to reimburse families for driving their own students to school?
What can families and the community do to help?
Is ASD excusing absences if students are not able to make it to school due to transportation issues?
Bus Route Info
- Georgina Fernandez, KTUU: "ASD increases starting wages for bus drivers and looks to create more efficient routes" Published: November 9, 2022
- Krakow, Morgan, ADN: "Anchorage families reshuffle schedules and lose sleep as school bus driver shortage drags on" Published: October 16, 2022
- Shannon Cole, KTUU: "School district still short on bus drivers, cohorts to continue" Published: September 30, 2022
- Krakow, Morgan, ADN: "Next group of Anchorage students will get school bus service starting Monday as driver shortage continues" Published: September 10, 2022
- Shannon Cole and Georgina Fernandez, KTUU: "Still shorthanded, ASD releases update on bus driver staffing" Published: September 09, 2022
- Maxwell, Lauren, KTUU: "ASD still down 64 school bus drivers despite recent applicants" Published: August 30, 2022
- Krakow, Morgan, ADN: "Anchorage’s school bus driver shortage: How it unfolded and what we know so far" Published: August 27, 2022
- Rockey, Tim and Burke, Taylor, AlaskaNewsSource: "Active-duty airmen to drive some Anchorage school buses" Updated: Aug. 26, 2022
- Krakow, Morgan, ADN: "During Anchorage School District’s bus driver shortage, 4 trainees can’t wait to take the wheel" Published: August 25, 2022
- Klecka, Joey, AlaskaNewsSource: "Anchorage schools superintendent forecasts rough days ahead, promises improvements to student busing" Updated: Aug. 22, 2022
- Krakow, Morgan, ADN: "Alaska National Guard says it can’t help with Anchorage’s school bus driver shortage" Published: August 19, 2022
- Rockey, Tim, AlaskaNewsSource: "More than 50 bus drivers will soon be driving for ASD" Updated: Aug. 17, 2022