TPSS Transportation Mission Statement

  • The Transportation Department of the Tangipahoa Parish School System will provide safe, reliable, caring and courteous service to its students, parents, school administrators and the community through the cooperative efforts of well trained, dedicated professionals. 


  • email:

    office: (985) 748 - 2423 
    office: (985) 748 - 2460
    Fax: (985) 748 - 2537

    Parents will be able to contact transportation officials on Saturday, Aug. 10, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. and again on Sunday, Aug. 11, from 1-3 p.m.

    Callers are asked to contact the following transportation officials based on their child’s school attendance area.

    *In the Kentwood, Amite, Spring Creek, and Roseland areas, call Derek at (985) 748-2437.

    *Independence, Loranger, Natalbany, Midway and Nesom parents should contact Veronica at (985) 748-2437.

    *For Hammond area schools, call Rhonda at (985) 748-2424.

    *Ponchatoula, Champ Cooper, and St. Joseph School parents are asked to call Tessa at (985) 748-2427.

    Next week (beginning Monday, August 12, 2019), parents can contact the transportation office as early as 6 a.m. and reach department head Byron Muse or Assistant Superintendent Byron Hurst. After 7 a.m., calls will cycle through the Central Office, and if those lines are busy, parents can also contact their child’s school for assistance with transportation-related questions.

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