Transportation

News and Announcements

Please note that the signed up for bus transportation services is CLOSED for the 1st semester of 2016-17.

For further information, please contact Township High School District 203,  Frank Lamberti , Transportation Mangerlambertf@newtrier.k12.il.us ,  7 Happ Road, Northfield, IL 60093.

The deadline for the registration, either online or through the mail, was June 24, 2016.

In order to best serve the needs of the District and families, bus routes will be developed after the June 24th deadline. Routes will be determined based on the location of families needing bus service. Bus stops will be mailed out no later than August 9, 2016 .  Bus passes will be sent to the advisers for distribution to the students during the first week of school.

AM and PM Bus Routes
New Trier's morning bus routes pick up students in all grade levels, stopping first at the Northfield Campus and then proceeding to the Winnetka Campus.  In the afternoon, buses leave the Northfield Campus to take students directly home and then proceed to the Winnetka Campus to pick up students and take them home. 

Students are dismissed at 3:05 p.m. at the Northfield Campus and 3:25 p.m. at the Winnetka Campus. Northfield Campus buses depart at 3:15 p.m., and Winnetka Campus buses depart between 3:45-4:00 p.m. Costs for the different bus service options are listed at the end of this letter.

Activity Buses
Students who participate in after-school activities may use the activity buses at both campuses to take them home.  The activity bus service is available only for students who purchase either the round-trip or the one-way PM-only bus service. 

Daily Activity Bus Schedule

Leave Northfield    Leave Winnetka
4:00 pm                4:30 pm
5:00 pm                5:30 pm
6:00 pm                6:30 pm

Free Shuttle Buses
The District, through Alltown, operates a free daily shuttle bus service between campuses.  Students who walk or are dropped off at either campus can take the shuttle bus to the other campus. Schedules for the daily shuttle can be found on this page.

    PACE Bus Services  http://www.ventrachicago.com

    Transportation Refund Requests

    If you have purchased full year transportation:

    • Last day to request a full refund- September 2, 2016
    • Last day to request a 75% refund- October 14, 2016
    • Last day to request a 50% refund- December 16, 2016
    • Last day to request a 25% refund- March 10, 2017

    If you have purchased transportation service for the first semester:

    • Last day to request a full refund- September 2, 2016
    • Last day to request a 50% refund- October 14, 2016
    • Last day to request a 25% refund- November 11, 2016