The Washtenaw ISD coordinates and facilitates a variety of services directed at assisting local public school districts in safely operating their pupil transportation programs.
The major WISD contribution to the county schools it to provide training and certification for their bus drivers and attendants.
Local District Transportation Contacts
Washtenaw County local district transportation contacts
Ann Arbor Public Schools
Ann Arbor Public Schools Transportation
Chelsea School District
Chelsea School District Transportation Website
Dexter Community Schools
Dexter Community Schools Transportation
Lincoln Consolidated Schools
Lincoln Consolidated Schools Transportation
Manchester Community Schools
Manchester Community Schools Transportation
Milan Area Schools
Milan Area Schools Transportation
Saline Area Schools
Saline Area Schools Transportation
Whitmore Lake Public Schools
Whitmore Lake Public Schools Transportation
Ypsilanti Community Schools
Ypsilanti Community Schools Transportation
The Washtenaw ISD coordinates and facilitates a variety of services directed at assisting local public school districts in safely operating their pupil transportation programs. Washtenaw ISD provides school bus/pupil transportation training and assistance to school districts in Washtenaw, Livingston and Monroe counties.
Through a contracted consultant, WISD Facilitates planning/problem solving meetings of all local transportation supervisors by hosting regular meetings for transportation staff and related groups.
WISD provides multi-level training for school bus drivers and supervisors.
- Beginning Bus Driver Training. Classes are offered by Washtenaw ISD for school bus drivers in Washtenaw, Livingston and Monroe counties. The cost per registrant is $110.00. Only Transportation Supervisors can register students for the class.
- Advanced Bus Driver Training. The cost per registrant is $25.00.
- Beginning Bus Driver Training and testing are required before employment as a school bus driver. Each school district may also have additional criteria for hiring.
- Workshops offer professional learning on topics of interest to school transportation staff, including student behavior, bus mechanics and bus driver training.
We can assist Washtenaw County school districts in preparing and filing required state reports.
Interpretations -- Michigan Department of Education staff has directed that public school districts route questions and requests for interpretations regarding technical issues, rules and regulations through transportation staff at the ISD. Requests for information may be made by telephone, e-mail or in writing. Please address questions to Tom Moore.
Transportation Workshop Registration
Bus Driver Training Schedule 2022-2023
Resources for Prospective Transportation Employees
MI Dept of Ed Pupil Transportation
Information on Pupil Transportation Certification and Regulations
Secretary of State CDL Manual
Information on obtaining an original Commercial Driver License (CDL)
Anti-Bullying Policy (PDF)
WISD Board Adopted Anti-Bullying Policy
Mandated Reporter's Resource Guide (PDF)
Children's Protective Services Program to the Transportation Department
ADA & Accessibility
Our School Strives To Ensure Our Website Is Accessible To All Our Visitors
Washtenaw ISD is committed to providing a website that is fully accessible and we are currently in the process of developing a new website to better meet the needs of our customers. Our new website will include improvements to ADA compliance and accessibility, and during this transition, we remain committed to maintaining our existing website's accessibility and usability.
It is the policy and commitment of the Washtenaw Intermediate School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, height, weight, familial status, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any legally protected characteristic, in its educational programs, activities, admissions, or employment policies in accordance with Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendments, executive order 11246 as amended, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and all other pertinent state and Federal regulations.
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1819 S. Wagner Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(734) 994-8100 ext. 1402
Executive Director, HR & Legal Services
1819 S. Wagner Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(734) 994-8100 ext. 1311