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“Year 6 Transfer to Year 7 Travel Arrangements”

20/4/20

Dear Parent /Carer,

                         “Year 6 Transfer to Year 7 Travel Arrangements”
 

Please make sure that you apply for the appropriate transport passes to ensure that your child is able to get to their chosen High School in September by following the instructions below these applications must be made by specific dates.

  1.  Application to TfGM for an IGO card (children cannot travel at the concessionary rate without one, they also cannot apply for a yellow bus pass without one, there is a cost)

  2. Application for a Yellow Bus Pass (last year we had a number of children who did not apply in the timescale 1st June to the 30th June)

  3. Free School Travel (This is already on the Councils website and children have to be eligible to qualify for a pass – the free school travel application(site) will open the week of the 6th May)

 

Pupils aged 11 to 16, MUST have an Igo card to travel using any child ticket on buses in Greater Manchester. I understand that they must have a Igo card to make an application for the Yellow bus scheme

 Applications for Igo passes, apply at:

https://tfgm.com/tickets-and-passes/igo-pass (available now)

Applications for the Yellow Bus Scheme, apply at:

https://tfgm.com/tickets-and-passes/bus-yellow-school-buses.( available 1st June 30th June)

Applications for free school travel (for eligible pupils), apply at:

https://www.stockport.gov.uk/travel-to-school (available week of the 6th May)

I trust you are all well and staying as safe as you can.

Kind Regards,

 

Martin Henderson

Headteacher

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