School Transport applications are live for the new academic year, 2022/23 as below:
2022/23 Application Open Dates
Friday 8 April
- Year 11 and under Mainstream– please submit your application by 5 June to ensure transport arrangements are in place for September
- Year 11 and under SEN – please submit your application by 17 July to ensure transport arrangements are in place for September
- Post 16 Discretionary Subsidised Assistance
Sunday 31 July
- Year 11 and under Vacant Seat Payment Scheme
- Post 16 Vacant Seat Payment Scheme
Any applications received before the opening date will be declined and applicant asked to re-apply.
Continuing students aged 5-15 years will not need to reapply unless they are on an annual based award, changed school or home address. If your child has been issued a bus pass previously, they will be required to use this same pass in the new academic year. If a pass has been lost, a replacement pass can be requested to firstname.lastname@example.org
Passengers aged 16 years before 1st September 2022 are required to apply annually via the Post 16 application process.
51 / 51S Bus Service update
We have been informed by North Somerset's public transport team that the 51/51S service will change operator from Monday 1st November 2021, to be operated by First Bus. Further details here.
Home to school transport
Transport to and from the Academy run by North Somerset Council's Home to School Transport team for those students living within the Academy's first geographical area. For those outside this area, there are public transport buses and coaches run by private companies (see below). Please direct all queries regarding transport to the relevant company as the Academy does not operate the bus services to and from school.
Students travelling from within our first geographical area
Transport to and from the Academy is run by North Somerset Council’s Home to School Transport team for students attending their nearest suitable school. This will be determined with reference to the home address and the council’s determined areas for home to school transport. For those outside this area, there are public transport buses and coaches run by private companies (see below). Please direct all queries regarding transport to the relevant company as the Academy does not operate the bus services to and from school.
The transport map referred to is: http://map.n-somerset.gov.uk/HometoSchoolTravel.html
Contact: Home to School Transport Team
Telephone: 01934 634715
Students travelling from outside our first geographical area
eg: Weston/Hutton/Locking etc
48 Locking Road
- Telephone: 01934 415000 (Option 3)
- Website: https://schools.bakersdolphin.com/?link=churchill
- Click here for interactive map of pickup points
Students who travel by coach must stay on the school site until their coach leaves. If students miss a coach they must report to the Main School Office or the member of staff on duty at the coach loop.
Click here to find out about North Somerset subsidised bus services.
Click here for information about "First" bus services.