KCPS Confronts Bus Driver Shortage

This week parents earned a lesson in economics and bad communication. 

Across the district complaints emerged after parents were only give VERY SHORT notice to plan around an impending transportation FAIL . . . Here's the word and a preview of harsh times on the horizon . . .

"At KCPS, we understand the inconvenience this shortage may pose to our families and students," the statement said. "We are committed to providing the best customer service to our families by communicating any known route delays or closures in advance. Those directly affected have been notified with the most up-to-date information available."

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Kansas City Public Schools affected by bus driver shortage

KCPS said it is working with STA, its transportation vendor, to hire enough drivers until all eligible students have reliable transportation to and from school.