Dean Transportation is the service provider for preschool, elementary, middle school regular education transportation and special education transportation for all grades.  Dean also provides special education transportation for high school students. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us at 616-819-3000

Director of Transportation
Mr. Bruce Grant
Call 616-819-3000

Lisa Pierson
Call 616-819-3000

Dean Transportation Handbook PDF

Basic Transportation Eligibility Guidelines PDF

If you have a transportation concern, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The RAPID provides regular education transportation services for high school students. Rapid routing information can be found at, or by calling 616-776-1100.


GRPS and Dean Transportation are pleased to announce 2 new apps that we have adopted: Here Comes the Bus and ZPass+

Click the links below to view step-by-step app set up instructions available in English, Spanish, Kinyarwanda, and Swahili. 

Click here to learn more about the Here Comes the Bus Mobile App Click here to learn more about the Z Pass Plus Mobile App