Don't let your proximity to Darlington School hinder you from exploring whether our learning community is the right fit for your family! Not only do we have a boarding option for students who are not within driving distance, but for day students, Darlington offers daily transportation from Bartow, Chattooga, Gordon, Cobb, and Polk counties. For more information, simply contact the Admission Office at 706-235-6051 or email Admission Office.
The costs for the 2016-17 school year are *
$1,300 per semester: two-way transportation payable in advance
$740 per semester: one-way transportation payable in advance
Cobb County Pick-up locations and times
Brookstone Country Club: 6:25 a.m.
Publix on Highway 41: 6:40 a.m.
Bartow, Chattooga, Gordon, and Polk Counties
$1,225 per semester: two-way transportation payable in advance
$700 per semester: one-way transportation payable in advance
Bartow County Pick-up locations and times
Cartersville, Home Depot: 6:50 a.m.
Chattooga County Pick-up locations and times
Summerville, Ingles: 6:55 a.m.
Gordon County Pick-up locations and times
Calhoun, Martin Theater: 6:45 a.m.
Polk County Pick-up locations and times
Rockmart, Ingles: 6:40 a.m.
Cedartown, Dollar General: 7 a.m.
Afternoon Departures From Darlington
All buses will leave the Upper School at 3:55 p.m. to pick-up students at the Thatcher Hall. These buses will depart at 4:15 p.m.
There will also be a late bus for students participating in athletics and after-school activities, which will leave no later than 6:15 p.m. from the Huffman Center. The late bus schedule is flexible based on student needs, but must have at least three students riding to offer the late bus.
Daily Ride Tickets
$125 for (10) one-way tickets
Payments must be made each semester in advance, or a daily ride ticket must be purchased and punched by the driver for each one-way trip. Initial daily ride tickets may be purchased during online registration, and additional tickets may be purchased throughout the school year at the Business Office or Thatcher Hall. Tickets purchased online will be mailed to you from the Business Office.
* The school reserves the right to add a fuel surcharge to bus transportation to cover rising fuel cost.