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Transportation

Students living within fifteen (15) miles of St. Joe's are eligible for bus transportation as provided by their local public school district. Bus transportation must be applied for, with the public school district, annually prior to April 1 of the year preceding the transportation need.

School districts which presently transport students to St. Joe's:
Amherst, Cheektowaga Central, Cheektowaga Maryvale, Cheektowaga Sloan, Cleveland Hill, Clarence, Depew, Grand Island, Iroquois, Ken-Ton, Lancaster, Niagara-Wheatfield, Orchard Park, Starpoint, Sweet Home, West Seneca and Williamsville.

Buffalo Public Schools:
Residents of the City of Buffalo may apply for a Metro Bus pass if they live at least 1.5 miles from St. Joe's. There is no charge.
  
Lockport & Surrounding Areas:
The Lockport City School District does not provide transportation to St. Joe's. However, St. Joe's has contracted with Ridge Road Express to provide transportation to and from St. Joe's for an annual fee of $500. The service is open to students residing in, but not limited to Lockport, Royalton and Newfane.

Southtowns Express:
St. Joe's has contracted with a local company to provide direct, express transportation to and from St. Joe's each school day for an annual fee of $500. The service is open to students residing in, but not limited to, Orchard Park, East Aurora and Hamburg.

* New * Niagara Express:
Beginning in Fall 2016, St. Joe's will offer direct, express transportation to St. Joe's for families residing in western Niagara County. Morning pickup will be available in Lewiston and Niagara Falls for an annual fee of $300.

North Tonawanda City Schools:
The North Tonawanda City School District does not provide transportation to St. Joe's. However, resident students who attend private schools outside of the district and desire transportation to that school can contact the North Tonawanda City School District to request an NFTA bus pass. In such cases, the request must be made by April 1st of the school year preceding the transportation need.

Late Bus:
The following school district offers late bus service for students participating in after-school activities: Clarence

Please contact Pete Kennedy '97, Director of Admissions, at 716.874.4953 or pkennedy@sjci.com for more information.