FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

What Is Here Comes the Bus?
Here Comes the Bus is an easy-to-use website and mobile device app that enables parents and caregivers to view the real-time location of their child’s schoo...
Fri, Mar 3, 2017 at 10:07 AM
How Do I Receive Here Comes the Bus Notifications?
You can receive Here Comes the Bus notifications only if your school district is participating in the service. They will provide you with a school code to a...
Tue, Mar 7, 2017 at 9:42 AM
Where Do I Get My Here Comes the Bus School Code?
First, you can use the Here Comes the Bus website or app only if your school district is participating in the service. If it is, your district's transp...
Thu, Sep 7, 2017 at 4:38 PM
Where Do I Get My Student's ID Number?
Often, school districts use the student ID number on your student's ID card for Here Comes the Bus. Try that number when you are signing up, if the sch...
Fri, Sep 8, 2017 at 8:41 AM
Can I View the Website in a Language Other Than English?
Yes, the Here Comes the Bus website is also available in Spanish and French. If your PC is already set to display one of these languages, the website will a...
Tue, Mar 7, 2017 at 4:42 PM
What Is Student Ridership?
Student Ridership is student-tracking software that enables school administrators and parents to see when their students have scanned on and off the bus, of...
Tue, Mar 7, 2017 at 4:45 PM
How Does My Child Scan On and Off the Bus?
How your child scans on and off the bus depends on your district’s setup. Some school systems have bar code or RFID proximity readers on their buses and pro...
Tue, Mar 7, 2017 at 4:58 PM
What Is Bus Pass?
If your school district has bar code readers on the buses, your student can use Bus Pass to place their bar code ID on their smartphone via the Here Comes t...
Tue, Mar 7, 2017 at 4:55 PM
How Do I Get the Information About My Student's Scans On and Off the Bus?
You use the Here Comes the Bus website and mobile device app, which enables you to view when your child scanned on and off the bus on a computer, tablet, or...
Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 9:30 AM
How Do the AM/MID/PM Stops Work?
If you've opened the Here Comes the Bus website or app and not seen the bus stop data you expect to, it may be because by default the Map screen shows ...
Fri, Sep 8, 2017 at 1:57 PM