Transportation

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Transportation group staff photo

 

Click Here to Apply to be a Bus Driver

Follow the link above to apply to be a bus driver at the Olympia School District. Simply click on 'Classified Positions' to open the pull-down menu to see which positions are open and available.

 

Click Here for Transportation Request Form

Fill out this form to request bus service for your student(s). Transportation staff will route your student and email information to you within 5 days of receipt of your request.

 

The Olympia School District Transportation Department hours of operation are from 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. If you call during these hours but are unable to reach us, please leave a message. We check our messages frequently and will return your call.

 

To contact the Transportation Department between the hours of 5:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., please dial (360) 596-7700.

 

  • This phone number is for emergency use only: If it is after 6:00 p.m., and you have a student that has not arrived home from school, please call the district Missing Student Emergency Phone Line at (360) 797-9079 for assistance. 
  • If your child is on a field trip or sporting event and has not arrived back to the origin at the appointed time, please attempt to contact the school office. If your child is at a sporting event outside of normal school hours, please attempt to contact the coach in charge.

  • On non-school weekdays, Transportation office hours are generally from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Early Release Adjusted Time Schedule


 

Family Resources

 

Online Bus Route Finder provides an easy way to determine the nearest bus stop for a student based on a school and address in the system. Online Bus Route Finder generates a report with the closest bus route number, bus stop, pick up and drop off times for the designated route.

 

NOTIFY TRANSPORTATION IF STUDENT IS NOT RIDING THE BUS

To notify the Transportation Department that a student is not riding, email trans_dispatch@osd.wednet.edu. Notification allows for Transportation and the bus driver to plan accordingly and account for a difference in other student's stop times. When notifying the Transportation Department via email, please include the student's full legal name and the school they attend in the email.

 

BUS RULES AND REGULATIONS

Rules established so that all students have a safe and enjoyable ride to and from school. Please take the time to go over with your student.


 

Contact Information

Rhonda Morton, Transportation Director, (360) 596-7705
Damon Camus, Assistant Director/Vehicle Maintenance Manager, (360) 596-7703

Jackie Rafferty, Transportation and Training Supervisor, (360) 596-7727
Dan Nashleanas, AM Dispatcher, (360) 596-7777

Austin Wright, PM Dispatcher, (360) 596-7724
Kristie Logsdon, Administrative Specialist, (360) 596-7710
Tanya Lasmanis, Administrative Assistant, (360) 596-7711

Tommy Gallegos, Lead Driver Trainer, (360) 596-7702

Mailing Address

OSD Transportation Department
3000 R.W. Johnson Blvd SW
Tumwater, WA 98512
Voice: (360) 596-7700
Fax: (360) 596-7701