Ron Stephens
Transportation Director


2021-2022 School Year

Wilkes County street list and the bus assignments

Be at the bus stop 5 minutes before the posted bus stop time.


Every family, with students riding the bus, is required to:
fill out, sign, and return the
2021-2022 Rules and Acknowledgement Form to the bus driver. 
Failure to provide this form may result in your student not allowed to ride the bus.


If your student needs to ride a bus to an alternate location, please send a note (Bus Pass) to the school for approval.  The school office must sign the note before the driver will accept the note. 


Bus Drivers needed

School Bus

Driver Requirements


Study the GA Commercial Drivers Manual
(DO NOT STUDY sections: Combination Vehicles, Doubles and Triples, Tank Vehicles, Hazardous Materials)
How do I apply for a Commercial Class B License?
Commercial Drivers License (CDL) with P & S endorsements (CDL Process)
Background Investigation - (form provided by Bus Shop)
Drug Test (conducted by Bus Shop)
Drivers Physical (form provided by Bus Shop)
CDL Driver Training (conducted by Bus Shop)
12 Hour Classroom Training (conducted by Bus Shop)
12 Hour Driving with Permit (conducted by Bus Shop)


If you have questions related to bus transportation.
Call or text the Transportation Office. 706-431-5771


Wilkes County Schools   |   313A North Alexander Ave   |   Washington, GA 30673
Phone: 706-678-2718   |  Fax: 706-678-3799