Monthly Archives: September 2015

Some Orange County parents pay as much at $575 for students to ride school buses; for others it’s free

Kathy Sinacori pays the full fare for her two girls to ride the Newport-Mesa Unified school bus, where they sit with students whose families paid perhaps half-price, or nothing.

When the Newport-Mesa school board voted last month to double the annual fee to $360, Sinacori couldn’t help but wonder: Were these non-paying riders the reason why?

Read more here: Some Orange County parents pay as much at $575 for students to ride school buses; for others it’s free