Busing Districts

According to PA Act 372, busing is provided by the student's home school district if the district boundary is no more than 10 miles from OLSH. The district may provide a separate bus for OLSH students within the district or they may bus the students to a district school where they will access a transfer bus.

The following public school districts provide bus transportation to OLSH:

  • Aliquippa
  • Ambridge
  • Avonworth
  • Carlynton
  • Chartiers Valley
  • Cornell
  • Hopewell
  • Keystone Oaks
  • Montour
  • Moon
  • North Allegheny
  • North Hills
  • Pittsburgh Public
  • Quaker Valley
  • Sto-Rox
  • West Allegheny

Please contact your district's Transportation Department with specific questions.

Alternative Transportation


Many OLSH families who reside outside of the busing districts make arrangements to carpool. For information on carpooling availability in your area, contact the OLSH Admissions Office.

Contract Bus

OLSH provides a contracted bus for the Freedom, Mars, Pine Richland, and Seneca Valley school districts. Through First Student Transportation, pick-up stops are offered at two northern locations: Panera Bread, Cranberry Township and St. Alphonsus School, Wexford..

The current cost for transportation is $1,500 per school year, regardless of the frequency of the use of the transportation. The transportation cost is added to families' FACTS Tuition Payment Plans.