• Parent and Staff Resources

    This page is a compilation of basic documents and web links that are used most often by PPS school staff, Parents, and Student Transportation staff.  We will strive to use this page to list all links and documents.  

    Big Bus Transportation Resources

    Edulog WebQuery - Big Bus Transportation Services.    Utilize this Edulog WebQuery link to determine if you are eligible for big bus transportation services and what schools are close to your home. 

    Big Bus Schedules and Stops Web Page.  Utilize this link below to view big bus routes servicing schools, specific bus pick-up and drop-off times, and specific stop locations. 

    PPS School Finder Enrollment Web Page.   Here is an interactive map of school boundaries that is managed by the PPS Enrollment and Transfer Center.

    Inclement Weather Mitigation Strategy (aka Snow Day).   This links to the supporting documents that the Transportation department employs as part of our inclement weather mitigation strategy. These are for reference.  

    GT (Big Bus) Hitcher Form.  Parents of open transfer students may apply for permission for students to ride as hitchers on existing routes at existing stops. Limitations apply, please see the form for details.  Submit  form to School Adminstrators.   English  Spanish  Chinese  Russian  Vietnamese  Somali

    Temporary Bus Pass Form.  The purpose of this form is to allow for an Adult Volunteer, Parent, or School Staff Member to temporarily ride on a PPS bus service. Submit form to School Adminstrators.  English  Spanish  Chinese  Russian  Vietnamese  Somali 

     

    Big Bus School Administrator's Resources

    Transportation Request Web Link  (aka TD-6) School Administrators Only. Use this form to request stops, Hitchers, 504/ADAm TitleX, or a safety review. 

    Transportation Request Web Form User Guide

    Student Bus Tags. All PK through 3rd grade students are required to wear Bus Tags the first 3 weeks of school. Pre-kindergarten and designated ESL student must wear Yellow Bus Tags all year.

    Field Trip Request Links.  School Administrators Only

    Tri-Met Bus Pass/Ticket Order Form.  (aka TD-96)

     

    Small Bus/Sedan Special Education Transportation Resources

    SE Parent Start of Service Letter 2016-2017 version. English    Spanish   Chinese   Russian   Vietnamese  Somali

    Change of Drop-Off Status Forms. (aka Leave Alone Form)  PPS requires all special education students be met at the door of the vehicle when being dropped at the home stop. This default status can be changed to be less restrictive using this form. English   Spanish   Chinese   Russian  Vietnamese   Somali

    Drop-Off Status FAQs.  English   Spanish   Chinese  Russian  Vietnamese   Somali

    Car Sear or Safety Support Vest Measurement Form.  Please provide these measurements of your child so that we may ensure a proper fit for your student’s needs with either a CAR SEAT (or) a SAFETY SUPPORT SYSTEM. This requirement applies to students transported in our small Special Education buses and our students who ride in sedans and vans.     English  Spanish  Chinese Russian  Vietnamese  Somali

    Small Bus Hitcher Form.  Submit to School Adminstrators.Parents of students currently receiving special education transportation services may apply for permission of siblings to ride as hitchers on existing routes at existing stops when space is available. Limitations apply, please see form for details.   English  Spanish   Chinese   Russian  Vietnamese  Somali

    Temporary Bus Pass Form.  The purpose of this form is to allow for an Adult Volunteer, Parent, or School Staff Member to temporarily ride on a PPS bus service. Submit form to School Adminstrators.  English  Spanish  Chinese  Russian  Vietnamese  Somali 

    Inclement Weather Documents and Resources. Includes the SE parent alternative snow stop survey memo. 

    PPS School Finder Enrollment Web Page. Here is an interactive map of school boundaries that is managed by the PPS Enrollment and Transfer Center.  

      

    SE School Administrator’s Resources  

    Transportation Request.  (aka TD-7)  SE School Administrators OnlyUse this form to request new service or any change in service, times or equipment.

    NEW  SE Bus Schedules Web Link.  SE Administrators and Staff Only. Look up student schedules by route, site or program.  Only works in Microsoft Internet Explorer. 

    Field Trip Request Form Links School Administrators Only. Note: Trips are not implemented until the contractor(s) schedule the trips.  This form is a request only.

    SE Tri-Met Bus Pass/Ticket Order Form. (aka TD-59)   School Administrators Only.  

    NEW  SE Intake Web Link.  SE Administrators and Staff Only. SE Administrative coordinator’s link to the intake form.  Only works in Microsoft Internet Explorer.  

    SE Intake Form - fillable and printable for staff.