SCHOOL BUS TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION 2018 - 2019
Students are assigned to a bus based on their residential address. Please do not assume that there will be room for your student to ride any other bus. If you require transportation to another destination, please call Massini Bus Co for information and availability on the routes. Special accommodations that were made in previous years may not be available. Please take the time to contact Massini Bus Co., 1-413-229-7962, or email firstname.lastname@example.org, prior to the start of the school year to make any changes regarding your student’s transportation.
PLEASE DO NOT ASSUME that your student will be riding the same bus as last year. Many of the bus routes have changed.
SCHOOL CHOICE STUDENTS MUST CONTACT MASSINI BUS CO. FOR TRANSPORTATION AVAILABILITY. DO NOT ASSUME THAT YOU CAN USE THE SAME BUS AS LAST YEAR.
ACCORDING to the Director of Vehicle Safety and Compliance of the Registry of Motor Vehicles, students should NOT carry anything on the bus they cannot hold in their lap. FOR EXAMPLE: Skateboards, Suitcases, Large Instruments and Athletic Equipment will not be allowed on the buses.
Please take the time to review the bus safety rules with your children. Student behavior that distracts the driver will be reported to school administration.
Cooperate with the Driver – Remain Seated – Feet on Floor – Facing Forward - Talk Quietly – Be Considerate and Respectful of Others - Respect Property – No Eating or Drinking – No Gum – Keep Bus Clean - Put Your Trash in Trash Can
SB 1 - Start at Price Chopper Plaza at 7:30. Proceed South on Route 7 making stops at The Market Place, Hillside Ave, Rite Aid, Chamber of Commerce building and Big Y. South on Route 7 to Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 2 - Start in North Egremont at 7:00 proceed north on Route 71. Turn right onto Crooked Hill Rd, right onto Green River Road, right onto Boice Rd and return to Route 71. Follow Prospect Lake Rd to Lakeside Drive turn around. Turn right onto Route 71 to Creamery Road. Merge onto Route 23, travel through the center of South Egremont to Route 41 south to Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 3 - Start at the intersection of Mt. Washington Road and Jug End Road at 7:20, Follow Mt. Washington Road east to the Avenue. Turn onto the Avenue to Jug End Road to Route 23. Left onto Route 23 to the top of the hill and turn around. Turn onto Blunt Road then return to Route 23 through South Egremont. Follow Sheffield/Egremont Road to Route 7 South. Take Berkshire School Road to school.
SB 4 – Start at 7:25 at the MA/CT line at on Route 41. Proceed north to Berkshire School. Return to Route 41 south to Berkshire School Road. Turn onto Giberson Road to Bow Wow Road, Miller Ave and turn around at Town Park. Proceed to Bears Den to Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 5 – Start at 7:05 at the Sheffield line on Homes Rd. Proceed to Cross Road and County Road. Turn right onto Boardman Street to Kellogg Road. Cross Route 7 to Lime Kiln Road follow Sheffield/Egremont Road to Route 7 South to Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 6 - Start at 7:10 at Hulett Hill and Hewins Street, proceed to Shunpike Road (toward Clayton), turn right onto Alum Hill Road. Turn left onto Polikoff Road, turn onto Bunce Road to East Stahl Road. Turn north onto Route 7 to Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 7 - Start at 7:05 at Lumbert Cross Road, turn left onto Canaan Southfield Road and follow to Norfolk Road. Follow Norfolk Road through the center of Southfield. Turn left onto Mill River Southfield Road and continue to the center of Mill River. Turn onto Hayes Hill, Brewer Hill to Hulett Hill. Turn right onto Hewins Street to County Road and Route 7. Turn right onto Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 8 – Start at 6:50 at Upper Bidwell Road follow Route 23 west to the center of Monterey. Turn onto Tyringham Road, turn around at Mt Hunger Road. Make all stops on Route 23 to Route 57 (Pixley Rd.) Follow Route 57 to the center of Hartsville, turn right onto Hartsville Mill River Road, Adsit Crosby Road to Mill River Great Barrington Road. Turn onto Mill River Sheffield Road (County Rd) to Route 7. Follow Route 7 south to Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 9 – Start at 7:15 at the Old Inn on the Green. Follow Hartsville New Marlborough Road to Adsit Crosby Road to Mill River Great Barrington Road. Meet the feeder van at Knight Road then proceed to County Road to Route 7 to Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 10 – Start at 7:10 at the intersection of Clayton Mill River Road and Alum Hill. Go north on Clayton Mill River Road to Konkapot Road, turn right onto Canaan Southfield Road then right onto Clayton Mill River Road. Meet SB 14 feeder route. Follow Alum Hill to Hewins Street to Route 7 north picking up students along to way to Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 11 – Start at 7:15 at the intersection of East Main St and Clayton Road. Follow East Main to West Stahl Road, turn left onto Route 7A and continue to Route 7. Turn right onto Cemetery Road to Polikoff Road. Follow Clayton Road and cross Route 7 to the center of Ashley Falls. Turn onto Rannapo Road, left onto Route 7A. Follow Route 7 North to Berkshire School Road and school.
SB 12 - Start at 7:05 at Silver Street and Route 7. Follow Silver Street to Legeyt Road, turn right onto Barnum Street to Salisbury Road. Continue on Salisbury Road to Foley Road and turn around. Return to Salisbury Road to Root Lane and Cobble Road. Return to Salisbury Road, turn left onto Berkshire School Road to school.
SB 13 - Start at 6:50 as a feeder route for SB 9. New Marlborough Branch via Route 57 to begin NMC route. Turn onto South Sandisfield Road and turn around at Idle Road. Return to Route 57 and turn onto New Marlborough Southfield Road to Norfolk Road. Turn onto Canaan Valley and Foley Hill Rd. Return to Norfolk Road to Southfield Road and Lumbert Cross Road proceed to NMC School.
SB 14 - Start at 7:20 Cross Road to Canaan Valley to Campbell Falls Road. Turn onto Carlson Road to Turnpike Road to Clayton Mill River Road. Follow Clayton Mill River Road to Konkapot Road to Canaan Southfield and turn around. Turn onto Brewer Hill to furthest point. Return to Hayes Hill Road and continue to Mill River and NMC School.
SB 15 – Starting at 6:50 on Cagney Road and Rhoades and Bailey follow Canaan Southfield Road to Norfolk Road. Turn onto Canaan Valley Road to Foley Hill Road, continue on Canaan Valley Road to Leffingwell Road to Canaan Southfield Road. Continue to Clayton Road, turn onto Route 7 North to Berkshire School Road to school.
SB 16 – This route starts at 7:10 on Corashire Road. Follow Route 23 to Monterey Town Park to meet shuttle van. Turn onto Tyringham Road, turn around at Mt Hunger. Return on Route 23 to Curtiss Road and Gould Farm. Return to Route 23 to Route 57. Follow Route 57 through Hartsville to Arroyo Way and turn around. Proceed to Mill River Great Barrington Road to NMC School.
SB 17 – Monterey feeder van. This van serves as a feeder run for UME and Mt Everett students and transfers to SB 8 at the Monterey Town Hall. It then continues as a feeder route for NMC and meets SB 16 at the Monterey Town Hall at approximately 7:20. This route covers Chestnut Hill, Cronk Road, Sandisfield Road and Tyringham Road.
SB 18 – This route is a feeder route for Alford. It covers East Road, West Road and the center of Alford. It will meet SB 2 or possibly continue to school.