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Garrison Forest School


Garrison Forest offers bus service for students in Kindergarten through 12th Grade. Bus services are provided by Garrison Forest School, and we are pleased to announce additional routes for the 2020-21 school year! Please fill out the interest form below to indicate your intention of using GFS transportation for next school year. We will follow up with a formal contract later in the spring, and payment will be due on June 1. 


Expanded Routes for 2020-21

  • Downtown/Meadowood
    • Pick-up/drop-off locations: MD Science Center, Meadowood Park
    • Morning and evening (5:15 PM departure time) service
  • Roland Park/Redeemer/Boys' Latin
    • Pick-up/drop-off locations: Roland and Wyndhurst Ave., Church of the Redeemer, Boys' Latin School of Maryland  
    • Morning and evening (5:15 PM departure time) service
  • Anne Arundel County
    • Pick-up/drop-off location: Rte. 97 & 174 or Benfield Blvd.
    • Morning and evening (6:15 PM departure time) service
  • Howard County
    • Pick-up/drop-off locations: Fulton (Food Lion), Columbia (location TBD) and Ellicott City (Walmart)
    • Morning and evening (5:15 PM departure time) service

Notes about transportation:

  • Routes and extended hour services are based on feedback from GFS families. 
  • Routes are dependent on family interest. 
  • Lower School families wanting to use return bus services will need to have  Harford Heights aftercare arranged to ensure their child has somewhere to go between the time school ends and the bus departure time Families can choose to combine this with Woodlands, Applied Music or Riding, depending on their child's interests. 

2019-20 Transportation Options

For registration questions about current routes and availability, please contact

Bus Hotline

The Bus Hotline 410-559-3366 is a recorded message that is updated no later than 6:00 a.m. when GFS is delayed or cancelled due to inclement weather. The buses will run based on the GFS delay/ opening decision, not based on public school delays or closings. All GFS inclement weather postings may be found on the homepage at