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No Bus Zone

Elementary School Students (including kindergarteners) - less than .75 miles from home to school

Middle School Students  - less than 1.5 miles from home to school

High School Students - less than 2 miles from home to school

Bus Passes

2018-2019 Bus Pass Application

1) Complete online application for each student.

Must have student ID # and active email address in order to submit your application.

 

2) Bus Pass office reviews application for eligibility.

Each application is reviewed to determine if student is in a bus zone and attending their home school.

 

3) Submit payment.

Once application is approved, an email is sent with payment instructions.

Please Note: An account with MySchoolBucks must be created and student's ID # must be linked in order to pay online.

  • Address to mail or drop off payment:

NMUSD-Transportation
2985 Bear Street, #D
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Please include student's name and ID # on the memo line of your check.

 

4) Print Temporary Bus Pass.

Upon receipt of payment, a Temporary Bus Pass is sent via email. It must be printed or forwarded to the student and presented to the driver when boarding until the official bus pass is distributed at school.

       NO PASS - NO RIDE RULE WILL BE ENFORCED

Free or Reduced Bus Pass Requirements

To qualify for a free or reduced bus pass, you must bring in copies of income documents for office approval.  Mail-ins not accepted.

       Steps to apply for Free or Reduced bus pass:

  1. Complete the online bus pass application
  2. Complete the Supplemental Income Form
  3. Visit the Transportation office and bring the completed Supplemental Income form along with  a copy of one of the following acceptable income documents for review:
  • 2 months worth of paystubs or pension (no more than 60 days old)
  • Letter from employer verifying income (must be on business letterhead)
  • Last year's Federal Income Tax Returns or W-2 form
  • AFDC (Welfare) Notice of Action
  • Unemployment Documentation
  • State Current Disability Documentation
  • Evidence of child support

Contact Us

Address:
2985 Bear Street, Building D
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
714-424-5065
transportation_applications@nmusd.us

Bus Pass Office Hours:
7:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Monday-Friday

Dispatch - Bus Status
714-424-5091

Fieldtrips:
714-424-5089

Bus Pass Fees

Annual Round Trip      $360

Annual One Way         $190

Semester Round Trip  $190

Semester One Way     $100

Replacement Pass       $ 10

Lost or Modified Bus Pass

If student has lost their bus pass or changes are needed, please visit our office to obtain a new one.

A $10 replacement fee will be collected at time of reprint.