Contact Information:
Director of Transportation - Jeff Graves
Administrative Assistant - Amanda Speck

Office:  479-643-2628
Fax:  479-643-2628

Transportation FAQ-General Information

Bus Drivers Needed!

Elkins School District needs route drivers, substitute drivers, and trip drivers.

We will train you!!

So how do you become a part of the Elkins Transportation Team? 
Follow these steps:

1. At the Arkansas Revenue Office pick up the Class B CDL Packet to receive certification for Class B CDL with the Air Brake certification, the passenger endorsement, and the School Bus endorsement.  You will have to bring a certified birth certificate or passport and the cost of the packet is $50 – save your receipt, the district will reimburse you.

2. Study sections 1-5 and 10-13 in the manual, along with the ‘S’ endorsement study handout you received with the manual.

3. Take your written test at the Arkansas State Police testing site:  1120 W. Monroe in Lowell.

4.  After passing the written test return to the revenue office for your permit.

5. Call the Elkins Transportation Department at 479-643-2628 or email Jeff Graves at Jeff Graves Email to schedule time for training and testing for the Pre-trip Inspection, Basic Skills Course, and Driving Test.

6. Your driver's license will be changed to a CDL license – save your receipt – the district will reimburse you for the cost!

 If you would like an Elkins School District PDF to be made into an accessible format please email Tech Department Email with the requested document name and the link to the document.