MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Board of Education (BOE) will be offering parent-paid subscription transportation for the 2019/2020 school year for students who do not qualify for mandated (free busing).
If residents qualify for mandated busing, they do not need to apply, as their child is automatically placed on a bus. Additionally, if residents have further questions about your mileage, they can contact the transportation department.
Students in grades K-Eight who live less than 2 miles from school or high schoolers who live less than 2.5 miles from school can apply for subscription busing. Parents can determine whether they qualify by emailing the transportation department at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
The school board would like to remind parents that prior participation in the program does not guarantee a seat, and that parents must follow the attached directions to subscribe for the 2019/2020 school year. Positions in the program are first come, first serve.
The subscription bussing fee for the 2019/2020 school year will be $775.00 per student and is non- refundable. There is a family cap of $1550.00. All applications must be submitted online. Please submit any applications online by the deadline of Friday, May 31, 2019, by paying in total ($775) through CommunityPass account via credit card or by dropping a check off to the Millburn Education Center at the address listed above.
Additionally, parents applying for a fee waiver must fill out the attached sheet and get all required documentation to the Business Office before May 31, 2019. The waiver of the $775/student charge is available for families who meet the qualifying income level according to the guidelines set by the State of New Jersey for free and reduced lunch. The attached sheet is only for waivers. Waiver Form
Bus Route information and bus passes will be mailed to families in August.