Transportation

 

Transportation services for the Wisconsin Heights School District children to and from school, field trips and athletic events are provided by First Student (608) 416-1582.

All students residing within the corporate limits of the villages lying within the District shall be expected to provide their own transportation to and from the school or schools within the village with the following exceptions:

Black Earth

  • Students whose residence lies south of county trunk KP
  • Students whose residence lies north of U.S. Highway 14
  • Students whose residence lies west of State Highway 78

Mazomanie

  • Students whose residence lies south of U.S. Highway 14
  • Students whose residence lies east of State Street where State Street is north of Hudson

Students residing within the corporate limits of one of the villages but not attending the school in that village shall be shuttled to their assigned school.

Areas of unusual hazard within the District shall be evaluated by the Dane County Sheriff’s Department, in accordance with Wis. Stats. 121.54(9) and filed with the State Department of Public Instruction.

Students should be prompt when arriving at the bus stop.  The driver should not be expected to wait for the students. Students riding the bus, except as otherwise required, shall not be required to be met at the bus stop and shall be responsible for walking from the bus stop to their final destination.

In the interest of safety of the District’s youngest riders, the Wisconsin Heights School District recommends that the parent/guardian of preschool and kindergarten students, or another responsible adult designated by the parent/guardian, to be present to receive the student at the school bus stop.  The District shall notify parents/guardians of preschool and kindergarten students of this recommendation prior to the start of the school year.

Any arrival/dismissal change bus requests should be sent to your child’s school for approval.