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School Transportation

Welcome to the CDE School Transportation home page!

Mission Statement

To create a supportive, encouraging learning environment for the school districts serving Colorado's public school children, through professional, knowledgeable ideas, utilizing the best resources available to achieve safe transportation programs.

**Click here for Colorado Transportation Regulations**

Children boarding a school bus

What's New!!! 

Operation Rules Update

Colorado Rules for the Operation, Maintenance and Inspection of School Transportation Vehicles, 1 CCR 301-26,

Rulemaking Hearing to be held on June 8, 2016 in Pueblo (see notice below)

Notice of Rulemaking Hearing on June 8, 2016 (NEW)

State Board of Education Memo - Transportation Rulemaking

Transportation Colorado Revised Statutes Rulemaking Crosswalk April 2016

Maintenance and Inspection Rules for State Board of Education - Notice of Rulemaking Request

Operation Rules for State Board of Education - Notice of Rulemaking Request

STU - 8  DRAFT Small Vehicle 

STU - 9 DRAFT School Bus

Operations License and Training Matrix DRAFT

School Transportation Regional Training

Save the Date - School Transportation Regional Training (Coming Soon)

School Transportation Regional Training Schedule (Coming Soon)

School Transportation Assistance Review Schedule 2016-2020

STAR Schedule 2016-2020 (NEW)

2016 Colorado State Pupil Transportation Association - Transportation Summit - June 20-24, 2016 (NEW)

Summit Brochure

Click here To register and for additional information on the Transportation Summit 

CDE School Transportation Unit Training Opportunities at the Transportation Summit

Special Education Manual Revision Update

Due to the merging of the Annual Inspection Rules into the Operation Rules Revision process, the Special Education Manual Revision is currently on hold until the Operation Rules are completed.

Miscellaneous Links

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact our office at any time Susan Miller or Brian Vasina.

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Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
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