Serving the state of New Hampshire school systems since 1976.
The NH School Transportation Association is the state's trade association of school districts and private bus contractors providing transportation for the state's school children. The Association has as its main purpose "the highest degree of safety in the transportation of school children", working with common intra-industry problems, and the cooperation with existing allied industries, associations, and governmental agencies for the advancement of school bus transportation. Members of the Association own and/or operate approximately 90 percent of the school buses traveling New Hampshire highways.
Congratulations to the trainees who took part in the
2017 NHSTA School Bus Instructor Development Training
Program. The group is pictured at MTA after the last
hands-on training session. Several have already taken
and passed the state's certification exam.
Thank you to our team of dedicated instructors!
Pictured at MTA are (l-r): Trooper Scott Atherton,
Trooper Chris Kelby, Holly Boisvert, Off. Pupil
Transportation, Marc Raposo, NHSTA President,
Community Transportation, Doris Nichols, Safeway
Transportation, Cynthia Fournier, First Student and
We regret to report that the 2017 Road-e-o has been cancelled!
The number of judges needed to run a successful event fell short of the minimum number of judges needed to run the event. We regret any inconvenience this news creates.
Registration Now Open for the Wednesday, June 14, 2017 NHSTA Annual Meeting and Member Forum on Seat Belts on School Buses, Election, Scholarship Presentations and Lunch (free to members). Common Man Concord.
New! School Bus Driver Training Course DVDs Available to Members! Click here to download the list of DVDs available and loan request form.
Online Seatbelt Video from NTSB Available for ViewingPosted Dec 21, 2016
NHSTA Position on Seat Belts on School BusesPosted Mar 21, 2016
NH School Transportation Saf-C 1300 RulesPosted May 04, 2015
The NH School Transportation Saf-C 1300 Rules that were approved by JLCAR and adopted by the Commissioner of the NH Department of Motor Vehicles became effective on November 10, 2013. These rules have not yet been posted to the Office of Legislative Services website but they are in effect. The link below provides a copy of these rules.