Transport

Essex County Council will provide free home to school transport for children to the designated or nearest school for their home address who meet the ‘qualifying distance’ criteria, which is:

  • 3 miles or more for children attending secondary schools (school years 7 – 11)

Please contact the Education Transport and Awards Team on 0845 603 2200 for further details. In addition, information about free school meals and other discretionary awards can be obtained in confidence.

Education Transport and Awards Team
PO Box 4261
County Hall
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 1GS

Email address: educationawards@essex.gov.uk
Telephone: 0845 603 2200
Fax number: 01245 434819
Website:www.essex.gov.uk

The coach company ‘Don’s of Dunmow’ has been chosen by Essex County Council to provide transport to The Helena Romanes School as from September 2010. Please access their website below for bus timetables, routes and applying for spare seats.

http://www.donscoaches.co.uk

School Transport Survey
Essex County Council would like to know what parents think about home to school transport by completing their short surveySee link below:

http://www.essex.gov.uk/transportsurvey

You will need to enter the school name as “The Helena Romanes School & Sixth Form Centre” and our transport providers are listed as:

Acme Transport Ltd
Don’s Coaches
E C A B S Ltd
Excellent Connections t/a Fargo
Flagfinders CTB Ltd
Lodge Coaches