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

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.

2019-2020 Springfield Bus Routes and Schedule

2020-2021 Springfield Transportation Form

Five Star Transportation for All Other Towns

Students from other surrounding communities will be bused to Pope Francis Preparatory School using Five Star Transportation.

2020-2021 Five Star Transportation Form

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.

Student Parking:

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.


2020-2021 PFPS Student Parking Application