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Learn more about mechanical and technical information about Kentucky school buses, state specifications, bus ordering, maintenance and inspections.
Orders for buses are placed electronically and are closely monitored by KDE staff until delivery.
Orders received on or before November 17 will be delivered in May.
Purchase Authorization must include a list of options for purchase. (The new purchase authorization process is electronic.)
All options must be purchased by the use of a local district purchase order.
All KISTA financed bus orders must be submitted by November 1 to allow the KDE to approve the bonds.
School districts must ensure that all Kentucky school buses are listed in the school bus inventory program. Inventory data is provided by school district.
2017-2018 Bus Inventory Update Instructions
2017 - 2018 School Bus Inventory
Historical Bus Mileage Data
Prior Year Bus Specifications
School Bus Pilots
Propane Powered Buses
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