Register here for 2017 – 2018 Transportation.


Lumen Christi coordinates the bus transportation for all Jackson Area Catholic Schools.   All our bus runs service Lumen Christi and our Catholic elementary schools.

  •  Bus transportation to all Jackson Area Catholic Schools is available for students living in the JPS District through the JPS Transportation Department at no chargePlease call the JPS Transportation Department at 517-841-2180 to arrange for your student(s)’ transportation.
  • Lumen Christi offers Intra-Catholic School transportation (LC to Queens, or St. John to LC, etc) at the Area 1 rate.  Many families use this service for the convenience of drop off to one school — saving them time driving their students across town to another Jackson Area Catholic School. 
  • Students living in the Northwest School District will be transported by a Northwest district bus to Northwest High School in the morning at no charge, where they will be picked up by a Lumen Christi bus — Area 1 rate applies.  The afternoon drop off for the Northwest School District is at Parnall Elementary.  At Parnall, students connect with their assigned Northwest bus for transportation home. Please contact the Northwest Transportation Department at 517-817-4707 with any questions.


2017-2018 Per Student Bus Rates



Area 1 – Northwest/Intra-Catholic School

$580  ($1.59/ride)

$630  ($1.73/ride)

Area 2 – Western/East Jackson/

Michigan Center/OLF/

Spring Arbor/Vandercook Lake

$630  ($1.73/ride)

$680  ($1.86/ride)

Area 3 – Albion/Concord/

Grass Lake/Napoleon/St. Rita/Clarklake

$680  ($1.86/ride)

$750  ($2.06/ride)

The REGISTRATION RATE * applies to registration on or before June 30, 2017 via the online process.
Rates are based on morning and afternoon transportation. Our fees ensure bus transportation for the school year. However, if a student needs transportation only one way, morning or afternoon, the fee is 50% of full rate. Due to the complexity of scheduling, we do not accommodate partial payments due to varied student activities or schedules. To assist families, we have capped our bus registration fee at $1110  ($3.04/ride per family)

Click for the 2017-2018 Route-Schedule 

If you have any questions regarding Lumen Christi bus transportation, please call Mr. Joe Williams, Transportation Director at 517-787-0630.

Reminder:  Any parents with students who will be utilizing the Jackson Public School bus service should call the JPS Transportation Office at 517-841-2180.

Remember—drive carefully.  Let’s have a safe school year!!