Ben Hill County Schools

Transportation Department



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Mission Statement


The Ben Hill County Schools Transportation Department is responsible for providing safe, reliable, and efficient transportation for all students to and from our schools and related extra-curricular activities.  We look forward to serving the parents and students to ensure safe riding privileges to and from our schools for the school year. We continue to conduct and implement a comprehensive curriculum for school bus safety to strive for excellence in organizational performance. 



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Transportation Staff

Angelia Dopson, Transportation Director/Classroom Safety Trainer

Bill Villers, Organization Admin. Tech. School Bus Safety/Asst. Classroom Trainer/PBIS Team Leader I

Andrew Harper, Shop Tech

Joseph Starkey, Video IT Tech/Certified Mechanic

Willie Mobley, PBIS Transportation Coach/Assistant Classroom Trainer

Edd Al Davis, PBIS Team Leader II/Asst. Classroom Trainer


Office Hours:     8:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.

Shop Hours:     6:30a.m. to 4:30p.m.

Ben Hill County Schools Transportation Department

130 Benjamin H. Hill, S.E.

Fitzgerald, Georgia  31750-3253

Phone:  (229) 409-5525

Fax:  (229) 409-5524



New CDL Training Classes (New Driver's Trainees Only)

October 19 - 23, 2015               8:30AM - 3:00PM

January 25 - 29, 2015               8:30AM - 3:00PM

April 22 - 26, 2015                   8:30AM - 3:00PM 

June 6 - 10, 2016                     8:00AM - 4:00PM


2015 National School Bus Safety Week:  "Bully Free Zone!"  October 19-23, 2015

School Bus Drivers' Appreciation Week:  October 21-25, 2015


Evacuation Dates (Subject to Change)

Fall School Bus Evaluation:  August 24-28, 2015

Spring School Bus Evaluation:  February 1-5, 2016