POLICIES & PROCEDURES

Parents/Guardian

Students

  • All transportation must be prearranged before pickup time.

  • It will be the parent's responsibility to contact Transporting Together Transportation if a pickup or drop off changes on the scheduled day.  Please notify us ASAP to confirm if we can make the route adjustment.

  • Please have your child ready at the predetermined pickup time. This will ensure that the van stays on schedule.

  • The driver will not leave until the child is safely inside the drop off location.

  • A safe arrive text will be sent when child is dropped off at the predetermined location.

  • The driver will not leave the van unattended at any time with children on board.

  • The driver will not accept any itinerary changes upon arrival.  

  • Vans are equipped with a mobile phone. This is to ensure we have direct communication with the driver. If a parent needs to contact their child, please call the office 832-295-0621 and they will contact the driver.

Face Covering/Mask will be required before entering the van.

  • Hand sanitizer will be available before entering van.

  • Students must be seated at all times while the van is moving.

  • Students are required to wear seat belts when the van is moving.

  • Students are required to sit in a child booster seat according to their weight/height as required by Texas Department of Public Safety.

  • No fighting, arguing, or physical contact with other children or the Driver.

  • No eating or drinking is allowed in the shuttle unless authorized by TTT.

  • Students will respect the driver and each other.

Drivers

  • Drivers will wear face mask and gloves.

  • Drivers are expected to perform in a professional manner at all times.

  • Driver will provide a safe transportation experience as possible.

  • Drivers will treat all students with respect.

  • Drivers are registered with the Texas Department of Public Safety.

  • Drivers driving records are reviewed and monitored through the Texas Department of Public Safety.

  • Drivers are required to have a criminal background check before driving a van with children.

  • We do monitor the sex offender database for all drivers.

Vehicles

  • Vans will be equipped with non-contact thermometers and hand sanitizer.

  • Commonly touched surfaces inside the van will be wiped down between transportation runs, morning and afternoon.

  • All vans are maintained, cleaned, washed and vacuumed on a weekly basis or sooner.

  • Vans are inspected by a state licensed mechanic on a regular basis.

  • Vans are checked daily to ensure the highest quality of safety and security.

  • Vans are equipped with seat belts, shoulder harnesses, GPS, first aid kits, fire extinguisher and booster seats.

  • Vans utilize backup cameras for safety reasons.

Rates

  • One way – $35.00 a week

  • Round trip - $50.00 a week

We do offer sibling discounts

Payments

All payments must be received before services begin. You may choose to pay weekly, in advance bi-weekly or monthly to reserve your child’s seat.

  • No fees will be refunded in the event of daily absences, sickness, or of a school closing.

  • If your student is out for a full week, your account will be credited toward the following week.

  • If you pay bi-weekly or monthly, if your student is out for a full week during that payment period, your account will be credited toward the following bi-weekly or monthly payment period.

  • If a payment has not been made as agreed and there has been no response to our attempts to contact the parent concerning the past due payment/payments, then Transporting Together reserves the right to cancel transportation service due to no response.

Pick Up/Drop Off Weather Emergencies

Transporting Together Transportation reserves the right to cancel service due to weather emergencies issued by Alvin ISD and County officials.  We will make every attempt to provide transportation services as long as it is safe to do so. 

Tardiness

From time to time Transporting Together Transportation may run late due to circumstances that are out of the driver's control, such as a late student, weather, traffic conditions or change in school dismal time.  Although we make every attempt to keep on schedule, we also use every precaution to ensure your child's safety. Our drivers will not speed to make up for lost time. ​

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832-295-0621   |  transportation@transportingtogether.com      Shadow Creek Ranch   |  Pearland, Texas