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The mission of the Transportation Department at Russellville Independent School District (RISD) is to support the District’s educational mission by safely and efficiently transporting students to and from our schools. We are committed to providing reliable transportation for field trips, sporting events, extracurricular activities, vocational programs, and early college programs, ensuring every student has access to the full range of educational opportunities.



Our vision is to enhance the educational process by ensuring that all students are transported safely, securely, reliably, and in a timely manner. We strive to make the student’s ride a positive part of their educational experience, contributing to their overall well-being and readiness to learn.


Our Commitment

  • Safety First: We prioritize the safety of our students by hiring highly-qualified employees and providing them with comprehensive training and the necessary tools to ensure a safe transportation environment.
  • Dependability: We are dedicated to operating a dependable transportation service that parents and students can rely on daily.
  • Cost-Effectiveness: We aim to deliver cost-effective transportation solutions without compromising on safety or quality.
  • Positive Experience: We work to ensure that the ride to and from school is a positive and enjoyable experience for every student, setting the tone for a productive day of learning.


Our Services

The Transportation Department at RISD is responsible for:

  • Daily student transportation to and from school
  • Transportation for field trips, sporting events, and extracurricular activities
  • Support for vocational programs and early college programs

We are committed to serving the transportation needs of our students and the community. For more information or assistance, please contact the Transportation Department at 270-726-8405. Thank you for entrusting us with the safe transport of your children. We look forward to continuing to provide exceptional service to our students and their families.

Transportation  Department Staff