I got an email earlier from my oldest DD's school district about registering for the bus. It's not something I planned to do but, I was completely shocked when I saw the price: $175 per student, per semester. So, that would be $350 a year!
Is it just me or is that crazy? It's for public school, not private.
Asked by 3libras at 11:44 PM on Aug. 13, 2012 inLevel 51 (426,995 Credits)
Answer by SaraD1989 at 12:30 AM on Aug. 14, 2012
Answer by PMSMom10 at 11:53 PM on Aug. 13, 2012
Answer by Dardenella at 12:15 AM on Aug. 14, 2012
That's normal here.... but yours is a bit cheaper. Here it's $250/student with a family max of $400... public school. It's that or higher in the surrounding towns.
Answer by Crafty26 at 12:19 AM on Aug. 14, 2012
Answer by texasgurl33 at 7:04 AM on Aug. 14, 2012
Answer by MrsLeftlane at 11:46 PM on Aug. 13, 2012
Answer by ninjanessa at 11:56 PM on Aug. 13, 2012
Answer by txnmomof4 at 12:25 AM on Aug. 14, 2012
Answer by coala at 12:56 AM on Aug. 14, 2012
That's nuts. Our district did away w/ bussing for under 2 miles & for the HS altogether. When they had mtgs. w/ parents, I suggested selling advertising space on the busses like they do for city busses. That would help pay for transportation costs. Have they done it? NO. I can't imagine too many parents being able to afford that outrageous fee to have their kids ride the bus. My guess is you will see a lot of car pooling going on. GL
Answer by mrsmom110 at 7:15 AM on Aug. 14, 2012