St. Bernadette Parish Bus – Xavier Elementary and Middle School Only

We are happy to offer a shuttle bus from the St. Bernadette Parish in Appleton to the elementary and middle school campuses every morning and afternoon.  The bus leaves the parish parking lot at 7:40 am and returns to the parish at 3:53 pm.  There is no cost to use the service but parents are required to register their students annually using this link.

Appleton Area School District Bus

A Xavier student who meets the following four criteria is eligible for public transportation services:
    1.  The student must reside within the Appleton Area School District’s boundaries;
    2. The private school (SFXCSS Campus) is located within the boundaries of the public school district (AASD), or not 
          more than 5 miles away along a normally traveled route;
    3. The student resides at least two miles away from the private school (SFXCSS Campus)
    4. The student resides within the private school’s (SFXCSS Campus) approved attendance area.

Appleton Area School District – Private Pay

Students can be picked up and/or dropped off at an existing Appleton School District bus stop for a quarterly fee of $35.00 for one-way transportation or $70.00 for two-way transportation, per child.

Valley Transit – Xavier High School Only

Students have access to Valley Transit which allows high school students to ride Valley Transit for free by showing their student identification card.  Free rides are offered on all regular Valley Transit bus routes anytime the buses operate on weekdays and on Saturdays.

Hortonville Area School District Bus – Xavier High School Only

Students residing in the Hortonville Area School District are eligible for transportation to Xavier High School based on their residency in the area designated as the approved attendance area.  To determine if your child is eligible, please contact the Hortonville Area School District at 920-779-4055.

Transportation Stipends

Several other local school districts provide transportation stipends to Xavier families.  Please contact your local school district to determine if you are eligible for a stipend.

We are discussing transportation options and opportunities on a regular basis for our Xavier families.  If you have any suggestions, comments, questions, or concerns, please contact Toni Schmidt at 920-735-9380 ext. 5229 or email