Transportation

Robbinsdale Area Schools
FAIR Crystal – Transportation

Robbinsdale Area Schools will provide transportation for the 11 member districts.  If you live within one of the below districts you will receive transportation:

Brooklyn Center / Columbia Heights / Eden Prairie / Edina / Hopkins / Minneapolis / Richfield / Robbinsdale / St. Anthony-New Brighton / St. Louis Park / Wayzata

Non-Member students can only receive transportation from an existing stop within the Robbinsdale School District boundary.

Buses drop off at the north doors in the morning. Special Education buses and parents should drop off students in the horseshoe in front of the school.

In the afternoon, buses will line up to pick up students in the north parking lot and on Adair Ave N. Parent pick up will take place on Adair Avenue in front of the school.

Daycare/Childcare
If a family requests transportation to and/or from a daycare location the following rule applies:

The students home address and daycare are both located in the same district, Robbinsdale District will provide transportation to/from the home address or daycare location.  Students must have a consistent pickup Monday through Friday in the AM AND a consistent drop-off Monday through Friday in the PM.  The locations of pickup and drop-off may be a different location AM versus PM, as long as the address is consistent Monday through Friday and be in the same resident district.

AM – Daycare (M-F) OR AM – Home (M-F)
PM – Daycare (M-F) OR PM – Home (M-F)
Transportation will only be provided to a residence, or daycare.  Transportation will not be provided to any extra curricular activities.

Joint Custody
If a family has a joint custody arrangement in which the child resides at multiple addresses the following rule applies.

The addresses can be different AM and PM, but must be within the 11 member districts and must be consistent five days per week.

AM – Parent 1 (M-F) OR AM – Parent 2 (M-F)
PM – Parent 1 (M-F) OR PM – Parent 2 (M-F)

Bus Passes
Bus passes will no longer be provided for students to ride buses that they are not assigned to.  This is due to safety and capacity concerns.


Extra Curricular Activities
Transportation will not be provided to any extra curricular activities.  The address must be a residence or daycare.

School Closing – FAIR Crystal is included under “ROBBINSDALE AREA SCHOOLS”
If the student’s resident district (the district you live in) is closed and the Robbinsdale School District is open, there will be no transportation provided to or from school.  If families elect to bring their student to school that day they will also be responsible for transportation home.  

If Robbinsdale School District is closed, transportation will not be provided to the school or any other location on that day.

Weather Related School Delay
The following are potential scenarios for a two-hour late start:

1. Resident District is starting two-hours late and Robbinsdale District is starting on time.
a. No AM transportation
b. PM transportation will follow regular schedule

2. Resident District is starting on time and Robbinsdale District is starting two-hours late.
a. No AM transportation
b. PM transportation will follow regular schedule

3. Resident District & Robbinsdale District are starting two-hours late.
a. No AM transportation
b. PM transportation will follow regular schedule

4. Resident District is closed but Robbinsdale District is open
a. No AM or PM transportation

5. Resident District is open and Robbinsdale District is closed
a. No AM or PM transportation


For further information regarding transportation policies and procedures, please see the transportation section of the RAS website.

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