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School Bus Driver

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Tori Peterson

Contact Transportation Director Kevin Byrer at

How to Become a Bus Driver

Are you interested in making a difference in a young person's life while earning a great hourly rate and extra income?  If so, Washington Community Schools is looking for School Bus Drivers!!!   Want to learn more?


What do I need to become a School Bus Driver?

  • Enjoy working with kids
  • Good driving record
  • Class A or B Commerical Drivers License with P & S Endorsements
  • DOT Medical Certification
  • Indiana School Bus Driver Certification
  • Clear Background Check


What if I don't have a CDL? 

            No problem, we will help you get it!!!

  • Candidates will be provided with study materials and information on obtaining their permits.
  • We will teach you to drive a bus.
  • We will take you to the driving test facility and provide the bus. 


What's a DOT Medical Certificate?

  • To hold a CDL you need a bi-annual medical examination ensuring you are in good health and safe to drive a bus. You will also be subject to pre-employment and random drug testing. 
  • How do I get an Indiana School Bus Driver certificate?
  • We will enroll you in this informative 20-hour class that is conducted by the Indiana Transportation Department. Classes are held online. 

Starting Pay is currently $23.67 per hour plus Mileage Pay and Attendance Bonus!

If you would like more information about this highly rewarding job that makes a positive impact on our youth please contact Washington Community School’s Transportation Director Kevin Byrer at (812) 254-5536 Option 3 or email at