Health, Safety & Transportation

Nadine Eiring, Assistant to the Superintendent
(516) 434-3074
Fax: (516) 937-6313
neiring@pobschools.org
 
Mark Donovan, Transportation Supervisor
(516) 434-3074
Fax: (516) 937-6313
mdonovan@pobschools.org
 

Who Determines Eligibility:
Eligibility is determined by the Board of Education.
 
Schoolbus

How are the residence/school distances determined? 
Residence to school distances are determined by the Transportation Department using the shortest walking distance.

NOTE: Driving distances are not used to calculate eligibility.

 Distance from Residence to School

Grade Level
Less than 1/2 mile
1/2 mile or more, but less than 1 mile
1 mile or more, but less than 1 1/2 miles
1 1/2 miles - 15 miles
K-8
Universal Busing
9-12
Not eligible for transportation
Not eligible for transportation
Universal Busing