Special Education Transportation

With Kent ISD Special Education Transportation, 2,320 students from 18 school districts are picked up daily from their home and delivered to over 300 school building and jobsite locations on 254 buses traveling over 21,000 miles each day!


In pratnership with Dean Transportation, Kent ISD invites you to join our team of outstanding Special Education Bus Drivers and Bus Aides that are highly committed to the safe and secure transport of the students we serve. 

View Employment Opportunities with Dean Transportation.


 

Transportation Contacts


Kent ISD Transportation Coordinator

John Savage

616.365.2257
johnsavage@kentisd.org

Road Supervisors

Tonya Boyd

tonyaboyd@kentfourkids.org
Kentwood, Lowell

Cheryl Bremer

cherylbremer@kentfourkids.org
Comstock Park, East Grand Rapids, Forest Hills, Kenowa Hills

Scott Flegel

scottflegel@kentfourkids.org
Cedar Springs, Kent City, Northview, Rockford, Sparta

Representation

The duty of fair representation is the legal obligation placed on the association and its agents to represent the interests of all bargaining unit members in a fair and impartial manner regardless of affiliation with the association, while at the same time protecting collective interests.

  • Represent the interest of all employees in the unit
  • Settle similar issues and grievances in a consistent manner as far as possible, recognizing the association's right to interpret ambiguous contract language as it deems appropriate.
  • Protect the confidentiality of members involved.  

Representatives

Kim Bruin

kimberlybruin@kentfourkids.org

Deb Rittenhouse

debrarittenhouse@kentfourkids.org

Julie Verhil

julieverhil@kentfourkids.org