89 Hayden Rowe Street | Hopkinton | MA 01748 | Phone: 508-417-9360 | Fax: 508-497-9833

Transportation Department

Welcome to the Hopkinton Public Schools Transportation Department.

In this section you will find important information about our transportation program including student fees, bus service and routes, policies and procedures, and important forms.

The transportation office is located in the Central Administration building at

89 Hayden Rowe Street, Hopkinton, MA.

Transportation Information 2016-2017

Application Deadline: May 2, 2016

Grace Period Application Deadline: June 30, 2016

Please read the following school busing information carefully. Important changes have been made to the fee based busing program for the 2016-2017 school year.

Students in Grades 7-12 for the 2016-17 school year:

  • All students in grades 7-12 for the 2016-17 school year pay for busing. You may apply and make payment either online or by paper application.

  • Click here to make an online bus payment. When making payment on-line a transaction fee applies. If making a payment online you do not need to fill out a paper application. Your online payment serves this purpose.

  • Click here to access the paper busing application to pay by check or money order.

  • Click here for Information on Fee Based Busing.

Students in Grades K-6 for the 2016-2017 school year:

  • All students in grades K-6 receive free busing regardless of the distance they live from their assigned school.

  • You do NOT need to apply for busing. Your student will automatically be assigned to a bus and bus stop.

  • IMPORTANT NOTE:  Please let Transportation know if your student will NOT be riding the bus for the 2016-2017 school year by emailing transportation@hopkinton.k12.ma.us. This is important so that we do not fill buses with students who will not be riding and create bus stops that will not be utilized. Please let us know if your student will NOT be riding as soon as possible prior to June 30, 2016.

  • Click here for Information on No-Fee (Free) Busing

Childcare Busing for the 2016-17 school year:

  • Transportation Arrangement forms for the 2016-17 school year will come home in elementary student backpacks after the April vacation. They will be due back to your student’s school by May 13, 2016.

  • Incoming Kindergarten Students will receive their Transportation Arrangement forms in a mailing from Center School in April.

Bus Passes and Sr./Jr. HS parking: Click here for more information.


Information & Forms

Information of Fee Based Busing

Information on No-Fee (Free) Busing

School Bus Transportation Application

Childcare Transportation Information

Transportation Arrangement Form

Childcare Bus Routes

Request for Change to School Transportation Arrangements Form

Sitter Location Registration Form

Bus Route Inquiry/Complaint/Change Request form

Elementary Bus Stop Switching Procedures

Bus Note- Note from Home

Bus Conduct Rules/Carry-on Items