The New York School Bus Contractors Association is an organization representing over two hundred school bus companies, also known as school bus contractors, with the primary mission of promoting safe, reliable and cost-effective student transportation services in New York State. Formed in 1950, the New York School Bus Contractor Association has a proud and accomplished tradition of serving as the voice of school bus contractors, dealerships, manufacturers and suppliers on issues of common interest at the state capital and beyond. Ensuring every child reaches their destination safely, without incident and on time is a responsibility that the industry takes very seriously and that is why the New York School Bus Contractors Association works tirelessly to ensure every contractor has access to proper education tools, training resources and industry-specific technology. Private school bus companies are responsible for safely transporting over 1.3 million children a day, in approximately 28,000 school vehicles, in over 350 school districts – representing nearly sixty percent of the students transported in New York State. The New York School Bus Contractors Association… …Promoting safe, reliable and cost-effective student transportation.