“The Indian Academy, Dubai” has partnered with School Transport Services LLC for provisioning transport service to our students.
School Transport Services LLC was established in the year 2008 by seasoned transportation professionals to provide strategic solutions to student transportation issues. The school in collaboration with STS looks to provide transport for students with the aim of quality and safe service as per the regulations of the local transport authority.
To provide safe and reliable transport services and transport management solutions to our esteemed customers at the highest levels of safety, quality, customer service and provide employee relations.
To be the world’s leading transport service and transport management solutions provider, earn our customers confidence through integration of technology and operations, continuous improvement, quality, sustainability, safety, commitment and innovations.
To be Safe, Timely and Smart in everything that we do.
STS SAFETY FEATURES:
Global Positioning System (GPS): All STS buses are equipped with GPS tracking devices. These devices enable live tracking of vehicles and student’s movements on real time basis. This is done to maintain high level of safety for students inside the buses.
Electronic Attendance: All the buses are fitted with scanners. Students are issued with Bar Coded ID cards and their boarding / de-boarding are captured on real-time basis. The STS Bar code card-based system for student tracking is the largest in School Transportation industry.
Video Surveillance System: All STS buses are installed with Video Surveillance System (CCTVs). The system provides recording on the purpose built rugged Digital Video Recorder (DVR) We have carried out due diligence to ensure that the video surveillance system is fool proof and cannot be tampered with.
Sleeping Child Check Button: Leaving a child unattended inside the bus is a biggest challenge faced in the school transport system which is eliminated through the concept of No Passenger Board or Sleeping Child Check Button.
Panic Button: This feature is used by drivers during emergency situations. It enables the Crisis Management team to attend situation effectively.
Control Room Operations: All STS Buses are installed with internationally acclaimed CCTV’s, Security Systems, GPS, Scanners, etc. Through this the exact location of the bus, the entry, exits of all students etc. is monitored live on the control room screen from the beginning to the end of the journey. This Data for the attendees of students and the movement of the vehicles, etc. are retained for a period of 6 months, which also includes digital video recordings for over 4 months. Our Staff in the Control room are monitoring the screens daily from early morning hours, until late evening. In case of any traffic or delay, all parents are updated via SMS informing them about the delay
The drivers of STS and female bus attendants of the school are trained to follow the safety standards as per the requirements of The Indian Academy Dubai, STS and Road & Transport Authority, Dubai.
All the parents who wish to avail of the school transport service, shall complete the Transport Registration Form which is readily available with the Transport Coordinator who is available in the school. The Transport Coordinator is available on phone and email, The Transport Coordinator for The Indian Academy Dubai is Mr. Shaheer and his contact details:
Mobile: 04-2646746, EXT : 119; Email: Shaheer@indianacademydubai.com
Payment can be made in cash or by cheque (made payable to The Indian Academy, Dubai to the account desk in the School which will remain open from Sundays – Thursdays from 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM. Payments through credit card facility are available as well as online payment through Parent portal.
- The students are expected to wear their bus/ID cards regularly.
- At the time of boarding, please ensure that your child does not move towards the bus until it comes to a complete stand still.
- Parents are requested to bring their wards to the bus pick-up point in time and make provision to receive them in time, at the time of Drop-off.
- Students are not allowed to stand or run in the bus while travelling.
- Chewing gum is not allowed while travelling in the school bus.
- Changes in Pick-up or Drop-off points will be accepted only on prior written permission. Kindly send a note to the administrative office.
- The school holds the right to request students not to use the transport in case of misbehaviour in the bus. Use of foul language will be treated as a serious misconduct.
- Instructions by the Teachers travelling in the bus should be strictly followed.
- The bus attendants and the drivers are fully authorized to guide your child inside the bus as well as report to the school office if your child is not following the above guidelines. The school will not allow such students to travel in the bus.
Transport Fees AY 2020-21
|AREA||Monthly Fees (One Way)||Monthly Fees (Two Way)||Annual Fees (One Way)||Annual Fees (Two Way)|
|DUBAI – Muhaisnah-4||230.00||250.00||2300.00||2500.00|
|DUBAI – Al Qusais,Al Tawar,Al Nahda||260.00||400.00||2600.00||4000.00|
|DUBAI – Al Mamzar,Abu Hail,Hor Al Anz,Hamriya,Al Wuheida,Muraqqabat,Al Baraha,Naif,Al Muteena,Al Rigga,Rashidiya,Mirdif,Al Warqa||295.00||450.00||2950.00||4500.00|
|SHARJAH-Al Nahda,Al Tawun,Al Majaz,Al Khan,Buheira,Al Wuheida,Jamal Abdul Nasser Street,Muweilah||295.00||450.00||2950.00||4500.00|
|SHARJAH-Al Qasimiya,Abu Shagara ,Rolla, King Faisal Street||335.00||500.00||3350.00||5000.00|
|DUBAI – Burdubai,Karama,Satwa,Jaffliya,Al Jaddaf,International City,Ras al khor||380.00||550.00||3800.00||5500.00|
|DUBAI – Jumeirah 1 & 2, Al Quose||430.00||600.00||4300.00||6000.00|
Note: Applicable from April 1st, for the new academic year 2020-21