Due to construction on the east side of Warren St, Central School students at the Warren St Loading Zone will be picked up and dropped off at the corner of 8th Ave & Warren St (on 8th Ave west of Warren St).  This will effect Bus 01 AM and Bus 34 PM and will begin this afternoon.  Your child’s safety is a priority with the Helena Public Schools. 

Applegate Drive will be closed to through traffic Monday April 2nd, 2018 through Monday April 23rd, 2018 approximately .69 miles south of Lincoln Road for Bridge Maintenance.

Bus stops between Best Place Rd & Lincoln Rd W will run as usual.  Bus stops at Applegate Dr & Cypress Rd will be temporarily serviced at Applegate Dr & John G Mine Rd.

Buses Affected:

Bus 7, 12, 22 – AM

Bus 13, 14, 23, 26, 27 – PM

Please expect delays up to 10 minutes due to rerouting.

If you have any questions in regards to this project, please call Lewis and Clark County Road and Bridge Department at 406-447-8031.


Your child’s safety is a priority with the Helena Public Schools.

All bus notifications are sent to the email address you have on file with your child’s school. If you are signed up for SMS notifications, those are sent as well.

If you are not receiving notifications from the HSD Transportation Department, please contact your child’s school to make sure your information is up to date and that you are signed up to receive these notifications.

All notifications are also updated on our webpage ( and on the HSD Transportation Department Facebook page (

Who to call:
First Student (227-7400)
  • If you are wondering when your child’s bus will arrive (please allow 10 minutes past drop off time before calling).
  • If your child left something on the bus.
Transportation (324-2100)
  • Register for transportation
  • Find out your child’s transportation assignment
  • Safety or discipline concerns
  • Questions about courtesy rides or split household transportation

HSD Facilities - Transportation Bus Barn Solicitation