Thank you for your interest in our organization. You are about to enter into a valuable relationship that will offer you assistance through information and networking designed to help you in your efforts to provide the highest level of safety for the students that you are responsible for transporting.

What is STS of NJ? It is an association founded and incorporated in 1968 to promulgate and establish the highest standards of ethics in transportation methods and practices for all schools. We are dedicated to the safety of all children by providing a safe and effective transportation service. STS of NJ is recognized by state and federal agencies, as well as other professional organizations, as a leader of school transportation safety in New Jersey.

In a rapidly, almost daily, changing field, it is critical to be kept informed. STS of NJ provides interaction with other professionals as well as the opportunity to develop a network. We are a valuable source of information and support and we provide an opportunity for professional growth.

When you join STS of NJ, you can look forward to:

  • Annual Statewide Conference
  • School Bus Driver Seminars (open to you and your drivers)
  • State-wide and Regional Meetings
  • Practical Workshops
  • Representation on various task forces and commissions
  • Access to valuable resources on a variety of relevant issues and topics

There are seven levels of membership, described briefly below. For complete descriptions, please refer to the STS of NJ By-laws on the STS website STS ByLaws Revised June, 2021.

Full Member
Person employed full time by a public school district, County Supervisors or CTSA on a full time basis who perform in transportation in an administrative or supervisory capacity as part of their regular duty. Only one Full Member is allowed per district.

Associate Member
Transportation support staff employees of Boards of Education or ESC transportation services.

Mechanics Member
School bus transportation mechanical personnel

Contractor Member
Owner or designated employee of a company which provides school transportation services under contract to a public school.  Additional contractor members shall be considered Associate Contractor Members.

Vendor Member
Recognized vendor who sells products to the school bus industry.

Honorary Member
Person who is a full member of  STS at time of his/her retirement, or a person STS wishes to honor for outstanding service to school transportation.

Affiliated Member
Township, Recreation, Summer Camps, Day Care Centers or other facilities that operate vehicles under the standards governing school buses.

Please complete and submit the below application, and complete your dues payment on the website. For check payments, please send to STS of NJ, P.O. Box 66, Raritan, NJ 08869. Your application will be reviewed and voted upon by the Board of Directors. Please feel free to familiarize yourself with our organization by perusing the STS website at You can contact us at with any questions.



After completing this application, follow the steps to complete payment of your membership fee. Your application will be reviewed and voted upon at the next Board of Directors meeting.