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    About FCS Transportation

    • The Transportation Department focuses on Service, Excellence, Accountability and Teamwork (SEAT) by operating safe, clean and well-maintained school buses; proving timely and efficient routing; and by taking pride in the services offered to students, parents, and staff. A comprehensive training program ensures that Transportation’s core values of Safety-First, Integrity, Excellence, Accountability and Teamwork, are shared with every new driver and each existing staff member.


      Our Mission:

      To deliver students safely to their destinations on time and in a frame of mind ready to learn.

      Our Purpose:

      To provide safe and efficient transportation that meets all of the requirements of the daily instructional programs and extra-curricular activities.


      Transportation Department Facts

      • We operate the fourth largest school bus fleet in the state of Georgia.
      • Our school buses travel over 1,000,000 route miles monthly.
      • We drive over 786 school buses to provide AM and PM on time route delivery.
      • We service 111 schools, including charter schools and other educational centers.
      • Our fleet transports more than 78,000 students twice a day.
      • We provide bus service for more than 25 additional educational programs encompassing before school, during school, and after school events.
      • Our school buses are equipped with GPS tracking and three interior video cameras on each bus.
      • Our Fleet Maintenance facilities provide safe vehicles that are maintained to manufacturer’s specifications and comply with all State and Federal standards.
      • Our school buses are safety inspected every 20 days and must pass an annual inspection by the Georgia Department of Public Safety.



      • Each new driver will receive more than 12 hours of classroom training, at least 12 hours of drive time with and without students, and pass and become a CDL driver.
      • New drivers must also pass a drug and alcohol test, a criminal background check, and have a good MVR history.
      • Veteran drivers must annually pass a written competency test, eight scored driving skills, a check ride, and a student loading/unloading assessment.
      • Veteran drivers must keep their CPR certification current, their FCS First Aid certification current, and their Green Cross Defensive Driving certification current.

    Transportation Offices

    • Transportation North

      410 South Main Street
      Alpharetta, Georgia 30009
      Phone: 470-254-2970
      Fax:     470-254-2978


      Transportation South

      97 Heath Street
      Fairburn, Georgia 30213
      Phone: 470-254-6060
      Fax:     470-254-6093


    We Value:

    • Service