- Bus Pass Information:
Dear Parents and Students of AVUHSD and 2018-2019 Incoming Freshman:
Once again Antelope Valley Schools Transportation Agency will be selling bus passes for our high school transit bus riders for the 2018-2019 school year. Passes are required for all high school students riding a bus to and from school. These bus passes will go on sale at the Antelope Valley Schools Transportation Agency office at 670 West Avenue L-8 in Lancaster beginning July 16, 2018, from 8:00 AM until 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday. The student will be required to come to the AVSTA office to apply for their bus pass so that a digital picture may be taken.
For the convenience of working parents, during the weeks of July 16-27, 2018, bus pass hours will be extended. For these two weeks only, bus passes will be available from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM.
Bus Pass Costs:
- $100 each semester, plus one-time $10 processing fee
- With approval letter for Free & Reduced Lunches (letter must be presented in person at time of bus pass purchase): Only the one-time $10 processing fee
- Beginning August 20th, 2018 students without a first semester bus pass or the whole year pass will not be able to ride the school bus and a $10.00 late fee will be applied.
- Beginning January 22nd, 2019 students without a second semester bus pass or the whole year pass will not be able to ride the school bus and a $10.00 late fee will be applied.
Payments may be made by cash, check, or money order. Late fees apply starting August 20, 2018.
If you have questions or need additional information, you may call 661-945-3621.
Morris Fuselier III
Antelope Valley School Transportation Agency
Application for Free & Reduced Lunch Program may be made at:
Food Service Department
44809 Beech Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534
**SEE BUS PASS PAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION
2017 - 2018 School Calanders:
Antelope Valley Union High School District
Keppel Union School District
Lancaster School Dictrict
Palmdale School District
Westside School District
**** AVSTA EMPLOYEE INFORMATION****
AVSTA SUMMER PROGRAMS AND BID DATES
IMPORTANT UPCOMING EVENTS
The Antelope Valley Schools Transportation Agency is looking for School Bus Drivers and Certified School Bus Drivers with a positive attitude and a desire to work in the largest School Bus Transportation Agency in the Antelope Valley. We currently provide student transportation to 4 School Districts: Antelope Valley Union High School District, Lancaster, Westside and Keppel School Districts. AVSTA offers an excellent compensation package which includes Retirement with Public Employee Retirement System (PERS), full individual health coverage for employees and a starting wage of $14.72 an hour with a minimum guarantee of 5.20 hours.
AVSTA provides paid School bus driver training.
A new class is starting soon, accepting applications until June 18th , 2018. Turn in your application along with an H6 Driving report (get one at DMV).
Applicants must successfully complete a course in school bus driver training given by our Safety and Training Department
If you are interested, please call (661) 945-3621. For more information, job descriptions, and a fillable application see our Employment Tab.
Immediate Job Openings:
Certified School Bus Drivers Wanted
Open Until Filled
$14.72 per hour, 5.20 minimum guarantee per day.Excellent Benefits. Type I and Type II Drivers needed.
FOR ALL EMPLOYMENT QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT OUR ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
AT 661-945-3621 EXT. 207
Job descriptions and Applications may be picked up at the AVSTA Administrative Offices
See our Employment Page to download Job Descriptions and a Fillable Job Employment Application
All APPLICANTS FOR ALL POSITIONS are required to turn in an H6 DMV Report with each application. Applications must be turned into the Administrative Assistant in person. The Administrative Assitant's office is located at:
Antelope Valley Schools Transportation Agency
670 West Avenue L - 8, Lancaster, CA 93534
661-945-3621 EXT 207
Regular Business Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:00 am until 4:00 pm