Bus Transportation

More than 2000 Manitowoc Public School District students are transported to and from school each day through a contract with Brandt Buses. Free busing is provided for:

  • All elementary public and private school students who reside two miles or more from school (as designated for their attendance area)
  • All kindergarten students who attend Riverview 
  • All 4K students (bus times cannot accommodate before- and after-4K childcare)
  • Junior and senior high students who reside both outside the city of Manitowoc and two miles or more from school 
  • Students who are homeless
  • Students attending McKinley Academy (please contact the school office for more information)

Junior and senior high students who live within the city of Manitowoc are not eligible for free transportation. Students who do not qualify for free transportation may purchase bus passes from Brandt Buses. Please call Brandt at 682-8823 to make arrangements.

More Information

Questions may be addressed to the Director of Transportation.

Bill Bertsche • Director of Transportation
Phone: 920-663-9552

Brandt Buses
Phone: 920-682-8823
Website: www.brandtbuses.com