Department of Transportation Mission Statement

School Bus

About Us

Norfolk Public Schools operates a fleet of 309 buses with 269 contract drivers.  We transport approximately 19,000 students to/from school and travel over 3.6 million miles annually.  We provide bus service to regular and special needs students, as well as for school activities, athletic, activity and SOL remedial classes.

Our hours of operation are 5:30 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. on school days, otherwise 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

We have a dedicated staff committed to the fulfillment of our mission.  We have 19 fleet maintenance employees who service and maintain our fleet in tip-top condition. Our technicians are ASE certified and receive on-going staff development training on proper procedures dealing with school bus maintenance.

Additionally, we have a strong professional staff in our office who provide quality customer service.  Our office professionals are active in the Association of Educational Office Professionals of Norfolk (AEOPN), which promote the highest level of office skills and professionalism.

Norfolk Public Schools

Department of Transportation
5555 Raby Road
Norfolk, VA 23502

Phone: (757) 892-3320
Fax: (757) 892-3329

School Buses at the Transportation Facility