Transportation

News and Announcements

Registration for 2019-2020 Bus Service is OPEN

New Trier High School provides bus transportation services through Alltown Bus Service, Inc. If you would like to register your student for bus transportation for the 2019-2020 school year, please click Transportation . At this site you can register online with Discover, MasterCard or Visa.

The deadline for registering for bus service is Friday, July 5, 2019.

In order to best serve the needs of the District and families, bus routes will be developed after Friday, July 5, 2019 deadline. Routes will be determined based on the locations of families needing bus service. Bus stop Information will be shared sometime in August. Please keep monitoring your email for further updates. Bus passes will be sent to the advisers for distribution to the students during the first week of school.

Any registration received after Friday, July 5, 2019 will be accepted only if space is available on existing routes. If space is not available, students will be placed on a wait list for the appropriate route. Bus requests will be processed in the order they are received from the waitlist. The routes will not be altered to accommodate late registrations, so your child will be placed at the bus stop nearest to your home. Please email lambertf@nths.net with your child's name and student number to be placed on the waitlist.

 

School Bus Information

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. 

Activity Bus Section:

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

Pick-up Information:

  • Northfield pick-up: in front of E building (Cornog) on Happ Road
  • Winnetka pick-up: on Winnetka Avenue by big flag pole

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.

  • Northfield pick-up/drop-off: On Happ Road near big flag pole
  • Winnetka pick-up/drop-off: In front of Gaffney Auditorium on Winnetka Avenue

Transportation Refund Requests (2019-2020 School Year)

If you have purchased full year transportation:

  • Last day to request a full refund- Friday, September 6, 2019
  • Last day to request a 75% refund- Friday, October 11, 2019
  • Last day to request a 50% refund- Friday, December 13, 2019
  • Last day to request a 25% refund- Friday, March 6, 2020

If you have purchased transportation service for the first semester:

  • Last day to request a full refund- Friday, September 6, 2019
  • Last day to request a 50% refund- Friday, October 11, 2019
  • Last day to request a 25% refund- Friday, November 8, 2019

A refund is available, provided it is requested in writing and received via email with your child's full name and student ID number. Please email all refund requests to lambertf@nths.net .

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