Transportation Department


2017-18 Transportation Information

2016 - 2017 Transportation Changes  
Guidelines, Transfer Policy and Rules | Frequently Asked Questions

Please contact us with any questions at

Becki Shackles, Director - 616.850.5150
Bev Traxler, Secretary - 616.850.5150

Amanda Alsip, Dispatcher - 616.850.5150
Dale Ortquist, Fleet Technician - 616.850.5152
R.J. Pierson, Mechanic - 616.850.5152

The GHAPS Transportation Department is committed to safely transporting students to and from school, and on school-sponsored events. We are dedicated to providing a positive, caring and safe environment.

  • Grand Haven Area Public Schools covers 100 square miles
  • We have 63 buses and travel an average of 1,000,000 miles a school year.
  • We pick up and deliver to 18 schools daily.
  • We transport 4,000 students each day.
  • We make 3,000 student bus stops daily.
  • Our office is open from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. school days.

Please feel free to contact our office with any questions or concerns.




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