• The yellow bus,
    and professionals behind the wheel,

    connect what matters - safely and efficiently.

  • Discover a number of educational opportunities through NAPT’s Professional Development Series (PDS)

    In person and online!


The school transportation industry's largest and most diverse membership organization, NAPT provides the tools and information designed to advance industry professionals and leaders.

Learn More >


Providing tools to assist you in making intelligent decisions with your pupil transportation departments' safety and efficiency in mind.

Learn More >


Take your career to the next level. NAPT offers a variety of professional development and certification opportunities to help you succeed.

Learn More >


The annual NAPT Conference & Trade Show is consistently recognized as the premier school transportation conference in the nation.

Learn More >

Connecting What Matters

Student transportation professionals play a critical role in education and local communities. We are a direct link between a neighborhood and the classroom, connecting children with classrooms; developing athletes with arenas; young musicians with the stage; future scientists with laboratories, and so much more. This video illustrates just how the iconic yellow bus contributes to a successful educational enterprise.

Upcoming Events

View Calendar


  • NAPT Shares Recommendations with House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit

    • Tuesday, August 13, 2019

    Last week the National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT®) shared our professional perspective and recommendations for action by the Congress and the states on school bus safety with the House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.

    Read More »

  • South Carolina First State to Join Zip. Zero. Nada. None. Campaign

    • Wednesday, July 31, 2019

    The board of the South Carolina Association for Pupil Transportation (SCAPT) voted at its July 14-18 annual conference in Myrtle Beach to become the first state to embrace a new national campaign with the goal of zero school bus rider fatalities by 2025.

    Read More »

  • Industry Leaders Collaborate to Address Illegal Passing

    • Friday, July 12, 2019

    In early July NAPT® joined our peers at the National School Transportation Association (NSTA) and National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services (NASDPTS) on a letter to all US Senators and Members of the House of Representatives – calling on legislators to co-sponsor the STOP for School Buses Act of 2019 (H.R.2218/S.1254), introduced in the House by Congresswomen Jackie Walorski (R-IN) and Julia Brownley (D-CA), and in the Senate by Senators Todd Young (R-IN) and Gary Peters (D-MI).

    Read More »

  • NAPT's Response to Upcoming 'Dora the Explorer' Film

    • Friday, June 7, 2019

    NAPT® is calling upon the filmmakers at Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon to address unsafe scene involving the school bus. 

    Read More »

View More

Business Partner Spotlight