2019 - 20 School Bus Pay Rider Agreement for Shawnee Mission School District #512 (K-12)
Bus Parent Pay Rider Program
Parents of students who live less than 2.5 miles from the school in their attendance area may contract for bus service directly with DS Bus Lines under certain conditions. The information below is provided to help parents determine if they might be interested in the Bus Pay Rider program.
- the parent or legal guardian, the party of the second part. WITNESSED. party of the first part agrees to furnish bus service for:
- The above parent or legal guardian agrees to all the following fees, terms, and conditions:
DS Bus Lines will start receiving payments for the 2019-2020 school year on June 1, 2019.
Early Payment Discount Before July 25th, 2019
$160.00 per student, per semester, or $320.00 per first semester of school year or is postmarked by July 25th 2019.
Payments Received after July 25, 2019
$185.00 per student, per semester, or $370.00 per student for the school year.
Terms & Conditions
Bus service is available at schools where 50 or more students are contracted to ride the bus, or where pay ridership has been mandated.
Service will not be started until a signed contract with payment is submitted to DS Bus Lines. Secondary students will be required to show his/her I.D. card to the driver. They will not be allowed to ride the bus without showing student I.D.
Kindergarteners and first-graders must have an adult receive the student at the bus stop.
Bus fare is payable by credit card, money order, or check. CASH WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Bus fare is payable by mail to:
DS Bus Lines
5519 Merriam Dr.
Merriam, KS 66203
DS Bus Lines reserves the right to hold parents or guardians responsible for any vandalism their child may do on the bus.
Contact DS Bus Lines at (913) 384-1190 with any questions.
- This agreement made and entered into by and between DS Bus Lines, party of the first part and:
On mobile or tablet sign with your finger or stylus; desktop users can use your mouse’s right-click
In order to avoid payment errors, such as duplicate charges, please DO NOT click on the 'Submit' button more than once, refresh the page, or click on the ‘back’ or ‘forward’ arrows during the submission process. Please allow up to 30 minutes for submission to process and the confirmation email to go through before re-submitting.
To receive your child's bus route information, please go to: Skyward.smsd.org. (Please allow time for your information to be processed.)