MIAMI-DADE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

2016-2017

 

FACTS

Number of Routes Operated

861 (on 8/22/2016)

Number of Routes Operated by Private Companies

60

Number of Bus Drivers

984

Number of Bus Aides

389

Number of buses (vehicles in service)

1,169

Students Transported MDCPS schools *

49,107

Students Transported MDCPS Charter schools *

5,356

Total Students Transported for MDCPS *

54,463

Number of Employees in DOT

1946

Number of Vehicle Maintenance Facilities

7

Number of Mechanics

73

Number of Operational Facilities

8

Number of buses with GPS units

426 (=1/3 of entire fleet)

An additional 426 units are scheduled to be installed beginning in October, 2016

Schools with Flex Stops: 12 participating schools

 

Airbase K-8 Center

Jorge Mas Canosa Middle

Richmond Heights Middle (new)

W.R. Thomas Middle

G. Holmes Braddock Senior

Miami Arts Studio @ Zelda Glazer

Barbara Goleman Senior 

Center for International Education (new)

I-Tech @ Edison Senior (new)

MAST @ Homestead (new)

Miami Carol City Senior

Miami Northwestern Senior

 

* Data is from February 2016 FEFP Transportation Survey

Updated 8/12/2016