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 Hello !
Welcome to Transportation!
Name: Gretchen Higgins
Email Address:
ghiggins@forsyth.k12.ga.us
Phone number: (678) 965-5010  ext. 381215
 



 
Welcome to the Piney Grove Transportation Page

 

678-965-5010 ext 381215

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Have a bus driver or transportation employee that you want to nominate for Employee of the Month?  Click the following link to the nomination form! Employee of the Month Nomination
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Gretchen Higgins

Gretchen Higgins, District Supervisor
 
Shiloh Point Elementary - Big Creek Elementary
South High - Piney Grove Middle
 
~Born in Iowa; lived in Nebraska, Illinois, Kansas, Florida, California, Tennessee and Georgia.
~Earned my Master's Degree in Business Administration.
~Two children and five grandchildren.
 ~Currently have 3 dogs but have been home with snakes, birds and fish. 
~One brother in Switzerland and mom in Suwanee, Georgia.
 

Chris at State

Chris Starkey, Team Leader

 
- First responsibility every day is to be on routes in the absence of drivers -
- Bus lane personnel who works with schools and drivers - 
 - On board bus driver route training -
- Works with schools and drivers regarding route questions -
 - Mentors drivers for continuous improvement -
- Answers phones and returns calls -
- Assists with assigning new and relocated students to pre-set bus stops -
 
  ~ Placed first in Piney Grove District Road-e-o five out of the last six years; placed first or second in five of the last six county school bus Road-e-o's; placed first in state level Road-e-o 2014.

~ Participated in International Safety Competition (Road-e-o) 2014


 
Lead Drivers
 
Kim Hissam            Stephanie McCord  
 
Kim Hissam             Stephanie McCord
 
- First responsibility every day is to be on routes in the absence of drivers -
- Bus lane personnel who works with schools and drivers -
 - On board bus driver route training -
- Mentors drivers for continuous improvement -
 
 
Bus Route Information: 
 
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions:
 
 
 
 Follow the SOAR Bus Rules to be a safe bus rider.
Parents:
 
Following are some reminders of who needs to stop for the school bus stop sign and who does not.  Partner with us by sharing this information with your friends and let's keep all students safe!
 
 Two Lane Road
 
 Four Lane No Median
 
Four Lane with Center Lane  
 
 Four Lane with Divided Median
 
 
Are you interested in being a bus driver or know someone who would be a great bus driver?  Opportunity is knocking!  Please follow this link for more information:
 
 
  
"We are professional and caring employees, providing transportation services that protect students, support quality learning and improve the community." 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Last Modified on March 3, 2015