KINDERGARTEN

BOARD OF EDUCATION BUS SERVICE

  • Available to Kindergarten students who live in Manhattan within five miles of the school and at least a half mile away from the school.
  • Free bus service between the Early Childhood Center and the bus stops listed on the Transportation Sheet.
  • Pick Up Times are set by the Office of Pupil Transportation and can be obtained in the Lower School office. 
  • Rules:
    • Every student must be accompanied at the bus stop by an adult until the arrival of the bus.
    • Parents and students are not permitted to make any private pick up arrangements with the bus drivers.
    • Students using Board of Education bus service are not permitted to bring other children onto the bus.
    • Call the Ramaz Lower School office at 212-774-8010 for information in the event of a bus delay.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

  • Full-fare MetroCards are available to Kindergarten students who do not live near a Board of Education bus stop and who live more than a half mile from school.
  • Half-fare MetroCards are available to Kindergarten students who do not live near a Board of Education bus stop and live less than a half mile from school.
  • MetroCards are issued in September based on information provided on the Transportation Sheets.
  • Parents should report lost or defective MetroCards to the Lower School office for replacement.