School Start and End Times for 2021-22

School start and end times are changing for 2021-22 school year. Please visit this page to learn more.

Visit this website to learn more about SFUSD's process for developing new start and end times:

Transportation Overview

Safe and Reliable Transportation To and From School

SFUSD, in partnership with transportation provider Zum Services Inc., provides safe and reliable transportation to and from school. 

The Transportation Team supports the educational day by providing: 

  • Curb to curb transportation for students with IEP's
  • General Education busing with limited established routes
  • Site support for planning and scheduling of Field Trips 
  • Transportation bus service for paid, athletic, and art program trips

Who to contact? 

(NEW FALL of 2021) If the bus is late, never arrives, or if your child won't be riding the bus, please use the Zum family app to communicate or live-track ride status and request ride cancellation. You can also contact the Zum Support Team via phone at 855-743-3986.

All other transportation support questions: SFUSD Transportation team @ (415-695-5505) or

SFUSD Transportation Department

The Transportation Department, although not in the classroom, is a strong supporter of SFUSD's Mission: Every day we provide each and every student the quality instruction and equitable support required to thrive in the 21st century.

SFUSD Transportation Mission: Transportation’s mission is to provide safe, efficient, and on-time transportation services that support equitable access to educational opportunities for our students.

SFUSD Transportation Vision Statement: SFUSD’s students and families experience the Transportation Department as one that is student-centered and responsive in providing eco-friendly transportation options that are prompt, reliable, and affordable.

Field Trips

District Staff: For information about how to request field trip transportation, visit the Field Trips section on the Manage Classrooms page of this website (requires login).


Due to the expanding nature of the COVID-19 outbreak, our office is closed, and our phone support hours have been adjusted. Our staff is available to answer calls from Monday to Friday, 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM Pacific Time.  Please call 415-695-5505

For questions please reach out to

1000 Selby Street, San Francisco, CA 94124

Phone: (415) 695-5505

Fax: (415) 707-1779


Guidelines during COVID-19

Prior to sending your child back to school, please review the guidelines for riding a school bus during COVID-19. It can be found at the following links (English, Chinese, Spanish).