Dwight Straesser, Transportation Director, 814-695-5585, and
Linda Hodge, Bus Garage Manager for Fullington Auto Bus Company,
(Last updated 6-19-18)
Welcome to the 2018-19 school year. Our first day of school is 8/23/18. Hollidaysburg Area School District and the Fullington Auto Bus Company strive to provide you with the highest quality of transportation services available. We will email your transportation information at the beginning of August; if you do not receive the email please contact us. During the August and September we anticipate a high volume of calls concerning transportation issues. If we are not available for your call, please leave a message with a number where you can be reached and we will return your call as soon as possible. We appreciate your patience and understanding.
Hollidaysburg Area School District has a full day kindergarten program. We will transport kindergarten students in the morning and afternoon with the other elementary students from your neighborhood. Bus drivers will place kindergarten students in the front of the bus. Kindergarten students in the Charles W. Longer, Foot of Ten, and Frankstown elementary attendance areas will attend kindergarten at the same school as the other elementary students in the neighborhood.
Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center - school calendar conflicts:
If HASD does not have school but the GACTC is on a full day, HASD will provide transportation for GACTC students to and from the Junior High and Senior High; students will need to get to the Junior High or Senior High in order to get the GACTC bus. For specific questions, please contact either Dwight Straesser at 695-5585 or Linda Hodge at 693-7630.
Transportation services are provided by the Fullington Auto Bus Company, 814-693-7630. If you have a concern regarding the job performance of a bus driver, call Fullington Auto Bus Company. If you have a concern regarding a behavior problem concerning students, please contact your student's school principal. The phone numbers for our schools are as follows: Charles W. Longer 695-4431, Foot of Ten 695-1941, Frankstown 695-4961, Junior High 695-4426, and Senior High 695-4416. If you have a concern regarding bus assignments, alternate bus assignments or babysitting arrangements, call Linda Conway, our Transportation Secretary at 814-695-5585. If you have a concern regarding transportation routes and bus assignments, call Dwight Straesser, Transportation Director at 814-695-5585 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Linda Conway, Transportation Secretary, 814-695-5585
Fullington Charter Bus 1-800-252-3893
Fullington Auto Bus Company also provides charter bus services. Information about charter services may be obtained at the Fullington website at www.fullingtontours.com.