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OAPT ROAD-E-O

2022 State ROAD-E-O Competition & Winners

Ohio’s 15,000 school bus drivers navigate an array of roadway challenges each day while keeping students safe on the way to and from their learning destinations. On Saturday May 7th, 2022, school bus drivers assembled at the annual State School Bus ROAD-E-O for a day of competition and professional development. There’s a lot that happens […]

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OAPT OAPT61

61st Annual OAPT Conference & Trade Show is now OPEN!

Connect, Collaborate, Celebrate! It is with great pleasure that I invite you to the 61st Annual OAPT Conference and Trade Show, June 13-17, 2022 in beautiful Dublin, OH. The OAPT Board is excited to offer many requested topics for our members. Special Education Sensitivity training, Wheelchair and Mobility Aids, Legal Implications of Transporting Students with […]

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2022 OAPT Annual Business Meeting

The 2022 OAPT Annual Business Meeting takes place on Thursday, March 10, 2022 at 10:00 AM. To register for the Annual Business meeting click HERE to sign into your my OAPT account. Select the conference registration tab and register for the meeting. OAPT will be utilizing the ZOOM Webinar platform to hold our annual business […]

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OAPT Trade Show 2022 | #OAPT61

We are excited for our 61st Annual OAPT Conference and Trade Show! The Trade Show will take place on Thursday, June 16, 2022 from Noon to 3:00 PM. Vendor setup times are included in the packet attached to this post. We have also attached the sponsorship package and registration information. This packet has all the […]

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OAPT License Plate Project

NOW AVAILABLE! OAPT is proud to announce that our school transportation license plate was approved, signed into law, and we have received a sample plate produced by the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles. Visit the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicle’s website for details on purchasing this plate to support student safety programs in Ohio! Latest […]

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OAPT Annual Business Meeting and Board Member Nominations

February 17th, 2022 The 2022 OAPT Annual Business Meeting is Scheduled for Thursday, March 10, 2022 at 10:00 AM. To register for the Annual Business meeting click HERE to sign into your my OAPT account. Select the conference registration tab and register for the meeting. OAPT will be utilizing the ZOOM Webinar platform to hold […]

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2022 OAPT – Award Nominations

The 2022 OAPT Award Nominations are OPEN until May 1, 2022 The past two years have been a struggle for school transportation professionals. Do you have someone in your district that you feel needs to be recognized for their hard work and dedication to the students of your district? Please consider recognizing them with one […]

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News OAPT ODE Updates

Driver Shortage Playbook from ODE

February 3rd, 2022 | The Ohio Department of Education, Pupil Transportation Office released the Driver Shortage Playbook today. Here’s more about it. Driver Shortage Playbook School transportation departments across the state are reporting difficulties in securing adequate numbers of licensed school bus drivers to cover routes. This nationwide issue is not exclusive to Ohio, but […]