Welcome to the Transportation Department!         yellow school bus
The Transportation Department is responsible for:
  • Transporting students to and from school safely and efficiently.
  • Providing transportation for field trips.
  • Transporting students participating in varsity sports.
  • Maintaining and servicing the buses.

 Transportation seeks substitute school bus drivers –Make a difference in the life of a child! Become a trained and licensed school bus driver and earn extra money in your spare time. This position is right for you if you enjoy being around young people, have a clean driving record, and are self-employed, retired or stay at home. Pick your two-hour shift: mornings, afternoons, every other day; just about any configuration is possible. You can also choose a mid-day shift. Summers are off, and you’ll get the same vacation days as children. You’ll earn $17.71 per hour. We’ll pay for your expenses up to $400.00 toward your Commercial Driver License, after completion of 500 hours of drive time. Interested? Contact Rebecca Sonsalla at (206) 780-1856; she’ll walk you through the application process and make it easy!

Transportation Department Staff

Rebecca SonsallaTransportation Supervisorrsonsalla@bisd303.org206-842-4641
Mary Stephens Administrative Secretarymstephens@bisd303.org 206-842-4641
Karen OlsonDispatcher/Driverkolson@bisd303.org206-842-4641
Bill Ehrhardt
Driver/Driver Trainer
Tom OlsonHead Mechanic   tolson@bisd303.org206-842-4641