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Student Transportation

Bus Route Info

Bus route information is mailed annually about two-weeks prior to the start of the school year.

No additional routes will be added and no stops will be changed.

Melrose Transportation Facts

  • Call 1-800-LA-BUSES with any transportation concerns.
  • Buses load & drop off on Detroit Street.
  • Any changes in bus plans must be given to the office in writing.
  • Your child's bus pass must be kept with them in a safe place.

Drop off & Pick up

  • Kindergarten students enter and are dismissed at the Waring gate.
  • Grades 1-5 drop-off and pick-up is only through the Formosa Street gate.
  • The morning valet service operates from 7:30 to 8:00.
  • Students should not be dropped off before 7:30 as no supervision is provided.  
  • Late-arriving students must sign-in at the office.
  • For purposes of student safety, DO NOT drop-off or pick up on Detroit Street. Traffic tickets may be issued. 
  • Parents may park in the staff lot to pick-up children from the after-school programs only.