NORTON SCHOOL BUS TRANSPORTATION
In accordance with the policies of the Norton School Committee, transportation for Grades K-12 for the 2017-2018 school year will be available to Norton Public School Students for a fee of $350.00 per year, per student with no family cap. Students may also qualify for a waiver. Please read the following important information:
Transportation payments and registration for your student(s) for the 2017-2018 school year are due by Friday JULY 28, 2017. Students who register after July 28thwill be considered for transportation based on availability prior to the first day of school. Complete the online application below and please mail your $350 check to the Norton Business Office, Attn: Transportation, 64 W Main St., Norton, MA 02766. Please make checks out to: NPS-Transportation. To pay online click “PAY BUS FEE HERE” below. This will bring you to the Town of Norton’s Unipay Website where you will find a “TRANSPORTATION FEES” tab. Click on this tab to make the $350 payment. You may also fill out a paper registration form and send both the form and check in together by July 28th.
NO CHARGE(waiver) TRANSPORTATION:
Transportation will be furnished without charge by the School Committee in accordance with Massachusetts General Laws (Ch. 71, S. 68 and Ch. 76, S. 1) to all pupils from Kindergarten through Grade Six who live two or more miles walking distance from the public school to which they are normally assigned. (Please see over 2 mile street list-to be posted summer 2017). Additionally, transportation will be furnished without charge to any student regardless of grade level or distance if the pupil is on Free / Reduced Lunch Status or the pupil’s Individual Educational Plan (I.E.P.) specifies transportation to be provided by the School Committee. Students who qualify for a waiver for any reason still must register either by online form or paper form by July 28, 2017
- $350 Bus fee and registrations are due by July 28, 2017 – ONLINE OR PAPER REGISTRATION AVAILABLE
- Students who register after July 28th will be considered for transportation based on availability
- All students must register even if the fee is waived