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Kansas State Pupil Transportation Association (KSPTA)

Kansas State Pupil Transportation Association (KSPTA) was formed in 1970 by a forward looking group of dedicated transportation professionals.  It was formed to enhance and ensure the safety of students transported via school bus in the State of Kansas.  To this end, the organization is still dedicated

KSPTA Website

KSPTA District Bus Driver Competition Information

KSPTA Members:

We are quickly coming up on the district Bus Rodeo competitions for 2017.  Due to circumstances beyond our control, we are unable to offer district bus rodeos for the North Central, Southwest or the Northwest districts.  The KSPTA Board has invited all Kansas drivers to participate in the district competitions as outlined below.

The KSPTA drivers who are part of the North Central district are invited to participate in the Northeast competition that will be held at Washburn Rural High School located at 5900 Southwest 61st Street, Topeka, Kansas.  The competition will be on Saturday, May 13 and registration will run from 7:30 am to 8:00 am.  Competition for conventional and mini buses will be held at this location.

The KSPTA drivers who are part of the Southwest or the Northwest districts are invited to participate in the South Central competition that will be held at Northeast Magnet High School, 5550 North Lycee in Bel Aire, Kansas.  The competition will be on Saturday, May 6 and registration will start at 8:30 am and run until 9:00 am.  This location will also hold the competition for transit buses, mini buses and conventional buses. 

We look forward to seeing all of you at the district competitions.

2017 KSPTA School Bus Safety Competition Study Guide  (PDF) This Study Guide is designed to prepare you to take the  Kansas State Pupil Transportation Association’s General Knowledge District  and State Competition Tests.

Competition Registration Forms

South Central, Northwest & Southwest  2017 Competition Registration Form
Saturday May 6, 2017 - Bel Aire, KS

Northeast / Southeastl 2017 Competition Registration Form
Saturday May 13, 2017 - Topeka, KS

KSPTA School Bus Safety Competition Book 

KSPTA State School Bus Driver Competition Information

The KSPTA  State School Bus Driver Competition will be held June 7 & 8, 2017, at the Kansas State Fair grounds in Hutchinson, Kansas.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

 

KSPTA Fall Conference

Please check the KSPTA Website www.kspta.com for more information.

KSPTA FALL CONFERENCE OCTOBER 5TH, 2016  HUTCHINSON, KS

 

KSPTA School Bus Driver Appreciation Information

National School Bus Safety week October 17 - 21, 2016

School Bus appreciation day October 19, 2016 
   

Governor Sam Brownback's 2016 School Bus Driver's Appreciation Day Proclamation 
Governor's Proclamation (PDF)

School Bus Safety Director
Keith Dreiling
785-296-4567
785-296-6659 (fax)
kdreiling@ksde.org

School Bus Safety Assistant Director
Dennis Tate
785-296-4545
dtate@ksde.org

Training Coordinator 
Melissa Ostermeyer
785-296-5659
mostermeyer@ksde.org

Senior Administrative Assistant
Wilma Crabtree
785-296-3551

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