Transportation for 21st Century Academy, OATC and SOAR at Mill Creek Campus

  • Students attending a 21st Century Academy within their home school of residence and who live more than 2.5 miles from school may register for free transportation. 

    DS Bus Lines logoPayride bus service is available to students attending a 21st Century Academy, Olathe Advanced Technical Center or SOAR who live under 2.5 miles from their primary school of enrollment. Students with approved free or reduced-cost federal lunch program applications are eligible for free or reduced-cost transportation. To receive free or reduced pricing, parents must check the waiver box on the federal lunch program application stating that information may be shared with transportation.

    Bus service is available on a first-come, first-serve, space-available basis. Registration is required annually for all students. Registrations received after July 1 will result in a delayed start date, increased walking distance to the bus stop or placement on a wait list.

    Please feel free to contact DS Bus Lines via email or call 913-361-7400 for assistance or to verify mileage calculations.

    Register for bus service

2023-24 Payment Per Rider

* Students enrolling in the district after June 15 pay the standard rate.
Payment per Student Early Discount: May 9-June 15 Standard: Begins June 16 Opens Dec. 1
Full Year Registration $217.50 $290.00 *
Registration for Second Semester Only $145.00