Transpasses are distributed by the Behavior Specialist on Fridays and Mondays during lunch or after school. If a student does not come to school on Friday or Monday, he/she must meet with his/her Behavior Specialist on the day he/she returns to school to provide the documentation for the absence in order to get the transpass issued. Unless prior approval is provided, t his meeting must take place during the student s scheduled lunch period.
Students must meet the following criteria for eligibility:
- Reside in the City of Philadelphia
- Live more than one and a half mile s from his/her school and participate in the voluntary School Desegregation Program of the School District of Philadelphia
Or Meet these requirements to get bused to school:
- Possess an exceptionality or severity of the physical disability
- Be designated by the Division of Special Education as a student in a Special Education class who requires transport to and from school
If you are a teacher or staff member for ASPIRA programs or ASPIRA Schools, the Transportation Request Form is available below.