The Academy Bus Service FAQ

What time will the bus leave in the morning?

Midtown to North buses will leave at 7:20am and arrive at 7:35am
North to Midtown buses will leave at 7:40am and arrive at 7:55am
South to Midtown buses will leave at 7:25am and arrive at 7:55am

*All times are approximate and subject to change based on “real conditions” as the busing program gets underway.

What time will the bus leave in the afternoon?

North to Midtown buses will leave at 3:35pm and arrive at 3:50pm
Midtown to North buses will leave at 3:55pm and arrive at 4:05pm
Midtown to South buses will leave at 3:40pm and arrive at 4:05pm

*All times are approximate and subject to change based on “real conditions” as the busing program gets underway.

Will there be a cost for busing?

No. The Academy Bus Service is a completely free service available to all students at The Academy. If you are interested in helping to underwrite the costs of The Academy Bus Service, click the link at the top of this page to make a donation.

How do we sign up?

Above this FAQ, you will find a form you can use to reserve your space on the bus.

Who will be driving the bus?

We have a group of faculty and coaches who will be The Academy’s Bus Drivers. We do expect to need additional drivers. Are you interested in joining the driving team? Bus drivers will be paid $15 an hour, and all training costs are covered by The Academy. Contact Stephen Taylor for more information.

What Covid-related safety precautions will be in place for busing?

Social distancing precautions will be maintained while students are waiting for the bus. Masks will be worn on the bus. Additional safety precautions to minimize the spread of Covid are still under consideration.