The new Arkansas Middle School opens Monday, March 8, 2021. With the new school comes changes for our students. Currently, all bus routes and stops will remain the same through Friday, March 5, 2021. The following Monday, some routes and stops will change for some students.
Beginning March 8, we anticipate an increase in student bus ridership. The TASD Transportation Department understands the importance of maintaining a safe and smooth transition for students as they move to their new campus. Review the route changes listed below and contact the school if you have any questions about the transportation of your student.
We are diligently working to provide the best service to all TASD students. The changes in routes and stops of our buses will affect all students across the school district. To that end, notification of the changes to routes, stops, and times are as follows:
Route one (1) no longer picks up on Highway 67. Route four (4) pick will up Highway 67.
Route three (3) no longer picks up students in the Mandeville area. Route four (4) will pick up students in the Mandeville area.
Route four (4) will no longer pick up students on County Ave., 42nd St., and Garland.
County Ave. students will now ride route three (3).
42nd Street and Garland students will now ride route one (1).
Route five (5) will no longer pick up at Chapel Ridge Apartments and Fox Creek Apartments. Route one (1) will pick up all students at Chapel Ridge Apartments and Fox Creek Apartments.
Route five (5) will pick up all students on 35th St. from State Line Ave. through Evergreen Dr.