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EA Transportation

Transportation Services

Education Alternatives believes in supporting students from start to finish and with EA Transportation, this begins right at their door-step.

Education Alternatives makes the transition from home-to-school and school-to-home structured, safe, and fun. EA drivers are specially trained so they can provide the safest and most dependable transportation for students with disabilities. EA’s history and experience providing therapeutic and education services to children with emotional and behavioral difficulties allows EA to offer the best transportation services that can make the difference for school districts and their students.

EA offers transportation services for:

  • EA programs
  • In-district programs
  • Specialized out-of-district transportation
  • In- or out-of-district summer programs

Currently, Education Alternatives contracts with 70 school districts for transportation services. For more information or to become a customer, contact the central office at 216.332.9360.

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EA Fleet

EA fleet is customized to meet the needs of students and their families. All vehicles are equipped with standard safety equipment required by The Ohio Department of Education and State Highway Patrol.

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Dual Camera Monitoring

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GPS Fleet Monitoring

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Direct Communication

Parents and school districts have access to a dedicated transportation hotline to make sure students and vehicles are safely where they need to be.

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Safety and Training

All drivers and monitors complete rigorous training to understand the needs specific to EA students. In addition to meeting state requirements for safety and training, EA goes beyond the industry standard with on-the-job training and workshops focused on developing the skills to meet the physical and emotional needs of our students.

“Everyone from the transportation staff to the teachers, it’s a very friendly building. It’s all about the kids. They are always there to help, and I haven’t met anyone where I haven’t had a positive experience.”

– Valeri L., Springfield parent