• The Newton Transportation Department is responsible for managing the bus contract and all bus routes for the Boston students.  Eastern Bus Comapny, provides bus service for Newton Public Schools.  Bus drivers are employees of Eastern Bus Company and bus monitors are employees of Newton Public Schools.  If  you have any questions regarding transportation you can reach Newton Transportation at 617-559-9051 or bus_transportation@newton.k12.ma.us


    Bus service is a privilege, not a right  it requires safe, orderly and respectful behavior on the part of all students.  Physical contact of any kind (whether initiated or provoked) could result in disciplinary consequences, including but not limited to suspension of bus privileges.  If a bus is rerouted or interrupted as a result of gener

    If a student moves outside of the Boston area, that student is no longer eligible for the METCO Program.  Parents/Guardians are required to inform the Newton METCO office and complete a Voluntary Withdrawal Form.  Withdrawal procedures will begin once the Newton METCO office has been informed.


    Once a student withdraws from the Newton METCO Program for any reason, the family forfeits the seat permanently and the Newton Public Schools has no obligatio ro re-enroll that student.  


    Student transfers from other METCO communities are not permitted to Newton.


  • Violations

  • Bus Behavior

  • Bus Routes

  • Bus Stops

  • School bus passes

  • Ill or Injured students