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Transportation

 
NHCS is hiring bus drivers. $15/hr and $1000 Bunus. Call 254-4080 for an interview.

*Contact Cholly Farrow at 910-254-4154 or carole.farrow@nhcs.net for additional information regarding bus driving classes below.

Upcoming  Virtual Classes

  • May 31 - Jun 2
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by May 20
  • Jun 13 - 15
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Jun 3
  • Jun 27 - 29
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Jun 17
  • Jul 5 - 7
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Jun 24
  • Jul 18 - 20
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Jul 8
  • Aug 1 - 3
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Jul 22
  • Aug 15 - 17
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Aug 5
     
  • Aug 29 - 31
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Aug 19
     
  • Sep 6  -  8
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Aug 26
     
  • Sep 19 - 21
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Sep 9
     
  • Oct 3 -  5
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Sep 23
     
  • Oct 17 - 19
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Oct 7
     
  • Oct 31 - Nov 2
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Oct 21
     
  • Nov 14 - 16
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Nov 4
     
  • Nov 28 - 30
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Nov 18
     
  • Dec 12 - 14
    7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Must register by Dec 2
*Contact Cholly Farrow at 910-254-4154 or carole.farrow@nhcs.net for additional information regarding bus driving classes above.

Mission

The mission of the Transportation Department is to transport students to and from school safely, on schedule, and ready to learn. The Transportation Department strives to set forth a working environment whereby drivers, through teamwork, build relationships in our school system and in our community. Transportation personnel in New Hanover County Schools receive formal training to ensure development of professional drivers and mechanics who are fully dedicated to the accident-free transportation of all students.

 

"Transportation is a major component of the entire school operation. Transportation leadership collects, analyzes, and uses valid transportation data and information to drive excellence and to improve overall operational performance, ensuring that pupils are furnished transportation in the safest, most reliable, and economical manner." 
 

Transportation Department Address
2814 Carolina Beach Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
Phone: 910-254-4080
Fax: 910-254-4388

Emergency After-Hours Contact For Transportation Issues

Desiree Hansley
Evening Dispatcher
(After 5pm)
910-279-8093

Department Members

Mark Clawson
Transportation Director
910-254-4285
 
Debbie Trafton
Assistant Director
910-254-4298
 
Cholly Farrow
Supervisor
North
910-254-4154
 
Laura Severt
Supervisor
Main
910-254-4098
 
Leonard Johnson
Bus Coordinator
North
910-254-4154
 
Deena Hinnant
AM Bus Coordinator
Main
910-254-4083
 
Stacy Greene
PM Bus Coordinator
Main
910-254-4472
 
Jamie Hinnant
TIMS Coordinator
910-254-4385
 
Dana Adams
Activity Bus Coordinator
910-254-4080
 
Desiree Hansley
Evening Dispatcher
(After 5pm)
910-279-8093