Eligibility Requirements


  • Transportation services are provided for Irving ISD students according to the eligibility criteria outlined in policies approved by the Irving ISD Board of Trustees. Board polices are set in accordance with state and federal law.

    Eligibility for transportation is based on the following criteria:

    • Resides more than 2 miles from campus of attendance [CNA(LEGAL)]

    • Resides within 2 miles of campus of attendance in an area identified as hazardous and/or high-risk by the Board of Trustees [(CNA(LOCAL)]

    • Request of guardian or welfare agency and approved under the McKinney-Vento Act [CNA(LEGAL); FDC(LOCAL); FFC (REGULATION)]

    • Determined by ARD committee for special transportation service [EHBA(LEGAL); EHBAC(LEGAL)]

    • Participating in approved school activities, accelerated programs and district programs occurring during or outside of regular school hours [CNA(LEGAL)]


    Generally, in-district and out-of-district transfer students are not eligible for transportation to and from their campus of choice. [FDA(LOCAL); FDB(LOCAL)]

    For complete board policies regarding student transportation services in Irving ISD, please click here.

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