Ridge Road Express
5355 Junction Road
Lockport, NY 14094-9603
Main Office is open: Monday – Friday from 5:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Sunday 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Parents can call 716-433-6777 and ask for the Lockport Dispatch. For after school sporting activities, students are transported back to the high school at various times in the evening and during the day on weekends depending on the sport they are playing. If a bus is later than expected parents should contact the coach of that sporting event directly.
Students meeting the criteria for transportation will receive a postcard from our transportation provider, Ridge Road Express, confirming their transportation eligibility, as well as their bus schedule.
Students with disabilities may receive transportation services from locations within the district’s transportation limits, if specifically called for in their Individual Education Plan (IEP). These arrangements are made between the District CSE Chairperson and Ridge Road Express.
Families with address changes are asked to notify their child's school at least one week in advance of an address change.
The mobile app that connects parents and school officials to the vehicles transporting their students! Parents can search for their school/district and click on the "Sign Up" button. The activation code is their child's Student ID Number. There is NO CHARGE to parents.
PLEASE REMEMBER: Passing a stopped school bus is against the law!
The law states that drivers must STOP when a school bus has its red lights, even if the school bus is:
· In a parking lot
· On school grounds
· On a multiple land roadway
· On the opposite side of a divided highway
You can be ticketed for passing a school bus while its red lights are flashing in any of the above situations.
Transportation Forms and Documents
•Alternate Transportation for Joint CustodyDEPARTMENT: Transportation•Daycare/Babysitter Form (Alternate Busing)DEPARTMENT: Transportation•Non-Public Transportation Service RequestDEPARTMENT: Transportation•School BoundariesDEPARTMENT: Transportation•Special Transportation Form for Medical or Physical LimitationDEPARTMENT: Transportation•Transportation Concern FormDEPARTMENT: Transportation•Transportation RequestDEPARTMENT: Transportation