About Us

What is M.A.P.T. ?

The Missouri Association for Pupil Transportation is a state-wide organization which recognizes that Pupil Transportation is a basic contributor to an effective educational program. We are committed to the continued improvement in safety and professionalism in all aspects of this specialized educational service.

M.A.P.T.'s objectives:

  • To continually make improvements in safety, efficiency and best practices in Pupil Transportation

  • To provide leadership for the recognition, advancement and standing of the Pupil Transportation industry

  • To serve as a voice in local Districts, State Boards and the Legislature for all who are engaged in Pupil Transportation and to promote relevant issues


  • To serve as an agency for the collection and dissemination of information through newsletters, conferences, research and mentorship that are a direct benefit to its members


  • To support uniform school bus operators, procedures, and minimum standards of safety

  • To support and promote National School Bus Safety Week


An Organization for Pupil Transportation Professionals

M.A.P.T. was organized in 1965 as an independent association for pupil transportation professionals in the state of Missouri.  The Association strives to provide its members with the resouces, tools and practices to become better managers and improve transportation safety for pupils in Missouri.

Benefits of M.A.P.T Membership

Membership in the Missouri Association for Pupil Transportation provides valuable information and opportunities for the Pupil Transportation Professional:

  • Annual M.A.P.T. Conference / Trade Show held July each year.  The 4-day event includes informative workshops on critical topics; keynote speakers on timely issues; Awards / Recognition; Missouri Highway Patrol Inspection report; statewide Competition for Mechanics / Technicians; meet corporate partners and exhibitors at Trade Show; NAPT PDS courses


  • Subscription to the Association Newsletter (3x annually)


  • Training materials, resources, tools for any aspect of Pupil Transportation.  Request via email at admin@moapt.org.  Please specify what area of interest / materials you wish to receive


  • Email alerts regarding matters of importance to the Pupil Transportation industry via website

  • Legislative bulletins about proposed bills and updates on legislative follow-up actions

  • Networking opportunities with Corporate partners, vendors and other members


Individual Membership is $60.00/yr and is open to any person who is actively interested in, engaged in or associated with any phase of pupil transportation.

Corporate Partner Membership is $60.00/yr and is open to persons affiliated with a company or engaged as an individual in any commerical aspect of pupil transportation.


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For a membership application, click HERE.