Pope Francis Preparatory School transports students from the following Western Massachusetts cities and towns:
Agawam/Feeding Hills, Chicopee, East Longmeadow, Hampden, Holyoke, Longmeadow, Ludlow, Monson, Northampton, Palmer, South Hadley, Southampton, Springfield, West Springfield, Westfield, and Wilbraham
Springfield students attending Pope Francis Preparatory School during the 2020-2021 school year who are in need of busing must complete the busing form and return to the attention of Holly O’Connell at Pope Francis Preparatory School.
Five Star Transportation for All Other Towns
Students from other surrounding communities will be bused to Pope Francis Preparatory School using Five Star Transportation.
Times and stops may vary due to number of students assigned to a stop, traffic, weather, and other unforeseen factors. Times listed are departure times, please arrive at your stop 10 minutes in advance.
The schedule below was from the 2019-2020 school year. The schedule for the 2020-2021 school year will be shared here as soon as possible.
Enfield, Longmeadow, East Longmeadow:
Enfield Big Y – 6:45am
St. Mary’s Catholic Church (Longmeadow) – 6:55am
East Longmeadow Big Y – 7:10am
PFPS 99 Wendover Road – 7:22am
Northampton, Holyoke, Chicopee:
Northampton Big Y – 6:15am
Our Lady of the Cross – 6:35am
South Hadley (44 Willimansett) Big Y – 6:45am
Chicopee (650 Memorial Drive) Big Y – 7:00am
PFPS 99 Wendover Road – 7:15am
Palmer, Ludlow, Wilbraham, Monson, Hampden:
Palmer Big Y – 6:40am
Ludlow Big Y – 6:55am
Fresh Acres Market – 7:05am
PFPS 99 Wendover Road – 7:20am
Southampton, Westfield, West Springfield, Agawam:
Southampton Big Y – 6:15am
Westfield (475 E Main Street) Big Y – 6:40am
St. Thomas the Apostle School – 6:50am
Sacred Heart Parish – 7:00am
PFPS 99 Wendover Road
Visitor parking is available at the front school entrance area.
Students wishing to park on campus must submit a complete application including the following –
- Completed 2020-2021 Parking Application form
- Parent Signature
- Student Signature
- Copy of Permanent Driver’s License (both sides of license)
- Copy of Registration (per vehicle for which you are requesting)
- $10.00 Parking Fee payable to Pope Francis Preparatory School
If a student will be driving more than one vehicle, please provide registration information for each vehicle. Students are responsible for providing the school any vehicle information that might change throughout the course of the school year.
All vehicles must have a parking tag that is hung on the rear view mirror with the number side facing out and are required to park only in the assigned Student Parking Lot Area.
The $10.00 parking fee is payable to Pope Francis Preparatory School and is non-refundable. Any student losing their parking privilege for any reason, at any time, will not be issued a refund.
Should you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Holly O’Connell at 413-331-2480 ext. 4138.