Welcome to the Dunlap Schools Transportation Department. In alignment with the District’s values of continuous improvement through teamwork, collaboration and shared leadership, the Transportation Department also has a shared leadership team. 

Our key function is to provide a mutually supporting environment in which all students and staff are transported in an efficient, safe,reliable, and professional manner! Specifically, we support our District’s strategic mission which is to empower all students to excel in a global society by being:

  • Self-motivated learners
  • Critical thinkers
  • Effective communicators
  • Skilled collaborators
  • Responsible and culturally aware citizens
  • Technologically capable creators

* Some of the Dunlap CUSD #323 buses are equipped with external traffic monitoring cameras.


James Barrett

Titles: Director of Transportation
Phone Numbers:
School: 309-243-8323

Transportation Information

Dunlap CUSD #323 Transportation School Bus Rules

Dunlap C.U.S.D District 323
Student Code of Conduct

The following rules are posted on every bus:
Be Respectful, Expectation- Observe these
Health/Safety Rules:

1) Remain seated- Aisle must remain clear at all times
2) No food, soda, candy, or gum allowed (water acceptable)
3) No foul language- No littering- No destruction of property
4) No rude, discourteous or annoying behavior
5) No yelling or screaming- Use an “inside” voice
6) Staff has the authority to assign seats, as needed
7) Unauthorized use of cell phones is prohibited

Failure to comply with these rules may result in a referral to the building principal.

Subdivisions Without School Bus Service

Hickory Grove Elementary

Dover Pointe
The Fields of Hickory Grove Condominiums
Hickory Grove
Hickory Grove Estates
Stonehenge Estates

Note: There will be a crossing guard at Allen/Hickory Grove Roads and also at Granite/Overtone Streets.

Dunlap Grade School/Dunlap High School

Everything East of 4th Street (Route 91)

Wilder Waite Elementary School

Glenhaven Estates
Pacific, Atlantic, 1st, and 2nd Streets South of Alta Road

*Other areas within the 1.5 mile requirement may be added in the future school years.


Fast Facts




Students Transported Daily




Miles Traveled