Transport Policy

School Transport Service

Abdul kalam international school

Transport Facility

The school transport facility is available on selected routes only. Application for this facility can be submitted in the prescribed form with the required details to the Transport Department. This facility is subject to the availability of seat in the bus opted for. Buses will ply through their regular routes and this will not be changed to individual needs. The school bus facility cannot be demanded as a matter of right.

The Transport Department reserves the right to disallow any student from availing the bus facility for any justifiable reasons at their own discretion.

Above start with “AKIS proposes to have a robust transportation department with routes connecting all the major places within Kanya Kumari district. Modern buses with dedicated staff will ensure that your children are in safe hands with highest standards. A full time transportation head and help desk will administer this to make it work effectively”

Rules & Regulations

  • Providing bus facility is not mandatory on the school. The bus facility is provided as a convenience and all possible care is taken to make the bus facility safe for the student. However, the school will not be responsible for any unforeseen incident.
  • Buses will ply in accordance with routes chalked out by the school.
  • Students should be present at their respective pickup point as per their schedule time. The Transport Dept reserves the rights to allot the stops.
  • Parents are requested to bring/send their children 10 Minutes ahead of the schedule pick up time.
  • At times when the bus reaches the pickup point ahead of the scheduled time, the bus will wait till the students turn up or till the scheduled time of that particular pickup point whichever is earlier. No complaints will be entertained by the Management in this regard.
  • Unruly and disruptive behaviour in the bus, such as pushing one another, fighting for the seats, using foul language, conversing in mother tongue, teasing passers-by, damage to the bus property etc., will lead to disciplinary action including withdrawal of bus facility
  • Students are not allowed to board a bus other than the one allotted to them.
  • Students will be dropped at specified points and not at the door step.
  • Fee defaulters will not be allowed to use the bus facility.
  • Discontinuation of school bus service by the student should be informed to Transport in charge a month in advance. Discontinuation of bus facility will only be allowed term wise.
  • While considering the request for a change of location /route, bus facility will be provided subject to availability & space in the bus.
  • Complaint if any is to be addressed to transport authorities and not to either bus driver or to the attender for any reasons what so ever.
  • If the school organizes any special class or programme for the benefit of the students, no school transport will be provided.
  • Parents are instructed to give their current contact numbers to the Transport in charge at School office.
  • Dua should be compulsorily recited while boarding the bus both in the morning and evening times.
  • Please cooperate with the Drivers and attendants if there is mismatch of timings due to unforeseen incidents.

The following guidelines are to be adhered for children from L.K.G to GRADE III.

  • A parent / adult of the family should be present at the pickup and the drop point every day for students up to Grade III.
  • In case the parent is not available at the stop, the bus attender will hand over the child to the eldest student getting down at the stop,after intimating the parents over phone.
  • If the child is alone and the parent is not available at the stop, then he/she will be brought back to school and the child needs to be picked up from school by a family member.