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Transportation Information

Maureen CiaciCoordinator of Transportation
Maureen Ciaci
Phone: 631-867-3050
Fax: 631-867-3059


Busing Information

Bus Eligibility

New York State school districts are required by the Education Law to provide transportation for all elementary pupils residing more than two miles from school, and for secondary pupils residing more than three miles from school. The Lindenhurst Board of Education has lowered these minimum distances from the New York State requirements to as follows:

Grade Distance
K-5 3/4 mile
6-8 1 mile
9-12 1.5 miles 


Bus Schedule- Public School

Public School Pickup Start Times Dismissal Times Late Runs
SHS 6:50 am 2:19 pm 3:10, 3:50, 5:30 pm
MS 7:30 am 2:55 pm 3:50, 5:30 pm
Elementary 8:30 am 3:30 pm  

* Senior Early Dismissal Bus - 12:50 pm in front of HS and drops off at Elementary schools
* Please refer to the Department Information Section for SHS & MS Late Run Routes & SHS Early Dismissal Bus, MS Zero Period Routes.


Bus Information- Non Public School

Non Public School - All Non-public school routes will be communicated by the bus company with approximate times and route information.

The April 1st deadline has expired for any returning students applying for Non Public School transportation, however, you may submit the following form for Transportation Approval. CLICK HERE

Bus Stop Change Requests

The district uses most advanced routing software and our knowledge of the area to place all bus stops at the safest location possible. If you feel that there is a safety issue that must be addressed regarding your child’s bus stop, please complete the Bus Stop Request Form (located in the Department Form & Information Section) and return it to the district Transportation Coordinator for review. Bus Contractor Information is located in the Department Information Section.


Childcare Transportation

District Childcare Guidelines are located in the Department Information Section. 


Emergency School Closure & Inclement Weather

In the event of a districtwide emergency school closings, transportation will not be provided to any schools.
In the event the district puts into place an alternate bus stop schedule due to flooding, please view the alternate emergency bus stop schedule (located in the Department Information section) for affected bus routes.