FOR THOSE FAMILIES WHO ARE UNABLE
TO USE BUS TRANSPORTATION OR CARPOOL,
STUDENTS MUST ARRIVE BEFORE 7:30 A.M. AND
PICKED UP IN THE AFTERNOON AT 3:20 PM.
Westmark offers the following bus routes through our contract with Tumbleweed:
- ALTADENA/VENTURA CORRIDOR:
- WEST VALLEY:
- RANCHO PARK/BEVERLY GLEN:
Rancho Park/Holmby Park/Beverly Glen
- WINDSOR HILLS/LA:
- SUNSET EXPRESS:
Westmark also provides a Late Bus which departs school at 5:00 p.m. to accommodate after school activities. Details will be provided upon request. For information regarding bus transportation, please contact Jenny Young.
**ROUTES SUBJECT TO CHANGE; CONTINGENT ON INTEREST AND NEED
2016-2017 bus transportation costs were $3,500 round trip; $2,000 one way.
We expect 2017-2018 costs to be similar, contingent on interest and number of riders per route.
Westmark has partnered with SafeStop, the industry-leading school bus tracking app. SafeStop is free and easy to-use, with a real-time map using GPS technology and a secure registration process that enable parents to locate student information and bus locations and updates.
Available Features Include:
- Real-time map to locate your child’s bus
- Expected Arrival Times for the bus at your stop
- Alerts & Messaging Center for service notifications and other updates
- Secure registration process ensures only parents can access student information
Carpool and single rider drop-off begins each day at 7:00 a.m.
Single riders must be dropped off by 7:30 a.m on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, and by 8:30 a.m. on late start Thursdays.
Carpools are encouraged to be dropped off by 8:45 on late start Thursdays.
Carpool and single rider pickup for Lower School begins each day at 2:45 p.m.
Carpool pickup for Middle and Upper School begins at 3:00 p.m. each day.
Single Rider pickup for Middle and Upper School is at 3:20 p.m. each day.
If your family is interested in a car pool, please contact Jenny Young.
Drop-off and Pick up:
In consideration of our neighbors and to promote student safety, all students will be required to be dropped off and/or picked up on campus. This includes ALL divisions of the school (i.e. Lower, Middle, and Upper Schools).
Students may not park or be dropped off on surrounding streets
and walk onto campus.
Single Student Drop-off and Pickup:
For those families who cannot carpool or use the bus transportation provided, we will accommodate individual drop-offs and pickups with staggered drop-off and pickup times. Individual students can be dropped off, starting at 7:00 a.m and before 7:30 a.m. (8:30 on late start Thursday) each day and be picked up at 3:20 p.m.