Each day, approximately 1600 students are transported by bus in District 716. Traveling over 315,000 miles each year through more than 33 different bus routes, district transportation ensures the arrival and departure of students to and from school each day. The District 716 fleet is run by Steir bus company located here in Belle Plaine.
The transportation department has safety as a top priority. Training of bus drivers and students is a regular part of the transportation program. If you have questions for concerns about transportation contact Jim Koonst, 952-873-2362 or email at