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Maintenance Survey 2017

Maintenance Survey 2017

This survey is sent to managers and technicians at school district transportation departments and contractors. Survey topics include bus-to-technician ratio, fleet age, technician pay, parts purchasing and training sources.

Special-Needs Survey 2017

Special-Needs Survey 2017

More than a third of the school bus operations surveyed have a higher percentage of passengers with special needs this year. Our survey also gives insights on mainstreaming, driver training, and types of vehicles used.

North American School Bus Sales 2016

North American School Bus Sales 2016

Provides the total number of buses sold in the U.S. and Canada for the year. Also provides a breakdown of bus sales by type (Type A/B, Type C, and Type D) in the U.S. and Canada.

Bus, Chassis, and Engine Specifications 2016

Bus, Chassis, and Engine Specifications 2016

Includes such information as bus classifications for each offering from the large and small school bus manufacturers, suspension type for chassis, and fuel type for available engines.

U.S. State by State Transportation Statistics 2014-15

U.S. State by State Transportation Statistics 2014-15

Provides a breakdown of information for each of the 50 states, including the number of K-12 public and private school students transported daily, the number of school buses in each state and the total state aid paid for pupil transportation.

School District Survey 2016

School District Survey 2016

Our 2016 survey of school district transportation departments found that 90% of respondents had a shortage of school bus drivers. Meanwhile, more than three-fifths of districts surveyed raised driver pay this year.

Contractor Survey 2016

Contractor Survey 2016

This edition found that the average starting wage for contractors’ school bus drivers increased 42 cents to $15.57 per hour. Boosting pay was just one of myriad steps being taken to recruit and retain drivers.

U.S. State by State Transportation Statistics 2013-2014

U.S. State by State Transportation Statistics 2013-2014

Provides a breakdown of information for each of the 50 states, including the number of K-12 public and private school students transported daily, the number of school buses in each state and the total state aid paid for pupil transportation.

Maintenance Survey 2016

Maintenance Survey 2016

This survey is sent to managers and technicians at school district transportation departments and contractors. Survey topics include bus-to-technician ratio, fleet age, technician pay, parts purchasing and training sources.

Special-Needs Survey 2016

Special-Needs Survey 2016

This survey is sent to managers and supervisors at school district transportation departments and bus companies. Survey topics covered include the proportion of special-needs students transported by respondents, challenges in busing these students, training topics and resources for training, and mainstreaming of special-needs students.