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District 191 provides safe and efficient transportation to special education students, and regular education students who qualify:

  • Grades K–5 students who live 1 mile or more from school
  • Grades 6–12 students who live 1.5 miles or more from school

The walking distance is defined as the shortest distance from the child’s residence by public walkway, street or highway to the assigned entrance of the school the student attends as measured by the District’s computerized GIS map.

Opt-In for Transportation - Grades 9-12

All District 191 students in grades 9-12* are required to opt-in (register) to receive transportation to and from school. This change will help us create more efficient bus routes, ensuring students get to school as quickly as possible.

Families who want their high school student(s) to receive transportation in the fall must complete an online form at or contact the District 191 Transportation department at 952-707-2069. If the district does not receive a registration, no bus transportation will be scheduled for the student.

*Please note that mandatory registration for transportation is for grades 9-12 only. Families of PreK-Grade 8 students as well as all families with students receiving specialized transportation do not need to register for transportation.

Opt-IN Form

Call Schmitty & Sons

Main Dispatch: 952-985-7500
After Hours: 952-985-7514

Most day-to-day questions concerning District 191 bus service should be addressed directly to Schmitty & Sons. 

  • A bus is late or the bus never came to the bus stop 
  • Your child left an item on the bus

Bus Information

Families will receive yellow postcards in the mail the week before school starts. The postcard will contain the bus number, bus stop location, and time of morning pick up and afternoon drop off. Information is also available in ParentVUE.


Pay-to-Ride Option

A pay-to-ride option may be available for parents of students who don't qualify for transportation. The cost for the service, if it is available, is $295.00 per student for the school year.


Transportation Resources

Call District 191 Transportation


Questions about regular and special education transportation can be directed to the District 191 Transportation Office.

  • You didn't receive bus information and can't find it on ParentVue
  • Questions about the location of the bus stop
  • Information about pay to ride
mystop bus app

MyStop Bus App

District 191 Transportation uses a service called MyStop, a system that uses GPS to track all Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 buses and shares that information through a website.

Learn more