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           Registration for the PCHS School Bus for the 2018-19 school year is NOW OPEN THROUGH JULY 20TH @3:00PM! Our next Annual Governance Board Meeting is on Saturday, June 23rd @ 9:00am at St. Matthews Church & School. The address is: 1031 Bienveneda Ave, Pacific Palisades. All are welcome to attend.        
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2018-19 Bus Registration is Now Open (5/17 to 7/20)

Question regarding a PCHS bus/route/trip? Contact ATS Dispatch:
(562) 531-8000 x3
PCHS Transportation Programs for 2018-19
1. Creating and Utilizing Carpooling/Rideshare with people in your area: 2. Take Public Transportation via the Train and/or the Big Blue Bus:
3. Take the PCHS School Bus:
Cost= $0/year Cost= $450/year Cost= $2,150/year
While Public Transportation and School Bus options still exist (see details below), the most cost effective option for the money may be to organize a local car-pooling/ride-share scenario to get to/from PCHS each day. Transportation to/from PCHS via Los Angeles Public Transportation on any of the LA Metro trains that connect into the Metro Expo Line terminating in Santa Monica at the Downtown Santa Monica (Pier & Esplanade) Station; and then connecting to the Santa Monica Big Blue Bus that has stops at PCHS.
Transportation to/from PCHS in a traditional school bus via ATS This is a 10-month program commitment. As in previous school years, students are picked up and dropped off at a variety of other school locations around the LA area. 
*All PCHS School Bus stops and schedules are subject to change. 
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1) Select one of the above three transportation options

2) Fill out the requested form/paperwork and register as needed

3) Make any initial payment needed

4) If desired, apply for financial aid
Financial Aid:
Click HERE to apply for a Bus Transportation Scholarship. 
  • Transportation Scholarships are being reduced overall due to PCHS 2018-19 Budgetary Restrictions school-wide. Full transportation scholarships will be very rare – even the more financially deserving families will be expected to contribute at least $500 for the year ($50 per month for the 10 months).
  • Any questions related to the Fast Aid scholarship application process, or technical support for their system/process, please contact Fast Aid at 302-384-9340 during 5:00am – 1:30pm Pacific Time (they are an East Coast based company), or email 

PCHS Transportation Coordinator

Susan Darvish

(310) 230-6631




Big Blue Bus

(310) 451-5444


LA Metro/Train

(323) 466-3876




(562) 531-8000 x3



Bus Manager

Jeny Donaldson

(562) 531-8000 x712



Operations Manager

Belinda Borja

(562) 531-8000 x700