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Bus Transportation

A.C.E. Academy provides bus transportation for students living in the Charlotte, Concord, Harrisburg and Kannapolis areas. Parents who are interested in signing up for A.C.E. Academy’s transportation service must submit a Transportation Authorization Form EVERY SCHOOL YEAR (this includes returning & new bus riders). The form is available in the main office. Please note, space is limited and seats will be given on a first come first serve bases. 
 
At A.C.E. Academy, we understand the importance of safe and accessible transportation for our families. Which is why we have expanded our bus transportation services and will continue to support our car riders.

We require all parents/guardians to complete a Transportation Authorization Form EVERY SCHOOL YEAR (this includes returning & new bus riders). Forms are available at in the main office between the hours of 8:30 am - 4:30 pm school. Please contact our main office (704-456-7153) to obtain a form. 
 
No students are allowed to be dropped off/picked up at unauthorized stops.
 
 

SOAR Summer Camp & EOG Retake Sessions Bus Routes

The below routes are running Monday, June 17 - Thursday, August 1, 2019 only. We will update all bus routes for the 2019-2020 school year in August 2019.

Updated: 6/12/2019

Bus 532

Stop #

Stop Location

Pick-Up Times

 

Depart A.C.E. Academy

6:45 am

2

Cloverleaf Plaza (895 Cloverleaf Plaza Kannapolis)

7:05 am

3

BB&T – Overflow Parking  (8011 Mallard Creek Road, Charlotte, )

7:25 am

4

Berkley Place – Wild Wing Café Parking Lot (9539 Pinnacle Dr #200, Charlotte)

7:37 am

5

Corner of John Kirk Drive & Campus Walk Lane (9909 Campus Walk Ln, Charlotte)

7:52 am

 

Arrive at A.C.E. Academy

8:15 am

 

 

 

Stop #

Stop Location

Drop-Off Times

 

Depart A.C.E. Academy

3:05 pm

5

Corner of John Kirk Drive & Campus Walk Lane (9909 Campus Walk Ln, Charlotte)

3:15 pm

4

Berkley Place – Wild Wing Café Parking Lot (9539 Pinnacle Dr #200, Charlotte)

3:25 pm

3

BB&T – Overflow Parking  (8011 Mallard Creek Road, Charlotte, )

3:40 pm

2

Cloverleaf Plaza (895 Cloverleaf Plaza Kannapolis)

4:05 pm

 

Return to A.C.E. Academy

4:45 pm

 

Bus 547

Stop #

Stop Location

Pick-Up Times

 

Depart A.C.E. Academy

7:00 am

10

BB&T - Overflow Parking Lot (6029 Hickory Grove Road, Charlotte)

7:15 am

11

Buckleigh, Corner of John Russell Rd. & Buckleigh Dr

(3142 Buckleigh Dr, Charlotte)

7:35 am

12

Starlight Movie, Side of parking lot (11240 N. Tryon St. Charlotte)

7:45 am

13

Monkey Joe's (10215 University City Boulevard, Charlotte)

7:50 am

14

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Sidney Crest & Ashley View Dr.

(3312 Ashley View Dr)

8:00 am

15

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Caldwell Rd & Caldwell Ridge Pkwy

8:10 am

16

Caldwell Commons, Corner or William Caldwell Ave & Merrie Rose Ave

(8938 Merrie Rose Avenue, Charlotte)

8:15 am

 

Arrive at A.C.E. Academy

8:20 am

 

 

 

Stop #

Stop Location

Drop-Off Times

 

Depart A.C.E. Academy

3:05 pm

16

Caldwell Commons, Corner or William Caldwell Ave & Merrie Rose Ave

(8938 Merrie Rose Avenue, Charlotte)

3:15 pm

15

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Caldwell Rd & Caldwell Ridge Pkwy

3:20 pm

14

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Sidney Crest & Ashley View Dr.

(3312 Ashley View Dr)

3:25 pm

12

Starlight Movie, Side of parking lot (11240 N. Tryon St. Charlotte)

3:30 pm

13

Monkey Joe's (10215 University City Boulevard, Charlotte)

3:40 pm

11

Buckleigh, Corner of John Russell Rd. & Buckleigh Dr

(3142 Buckleigh Dr, Charlotte)

3:50 pm

10

BB&T - Overflow Parking Lot (6029 Hickory Grove Road, Charlotte)

4:15 pm

 

Return to A.C.E. Academy

4:45 pm

 

 
 
 
 
2019-2020 BUS STOPS will be released in August 2019. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2018 - 2019 Bus Stops        

 *Last Update: March 19, 2019; the below stops & TIMES are subject to change.

A.C.E. Academy will update all bus routes approximately 2 weeks before the first day of school August 27, 2018. Final bus stops and times were distributed during Open House (August 20, 2018- August 24, 2018).

 

Bus 354 Concord/Kannapolis - Morning

Stop#

Stop Location

Pick-up

 

Depart ACE Academy

5:50

3501

Big Lots - Dale Earnhardt Blvd parking lot entrance (1677 Dale Earnhardt Blvd, Kannapolis)

6.35

3502

Crestview Apartments (1003 Southampton Dr NW, Concord, NC 28027)

6:50

3504

Dayvault St & Grier St SW, Concord (385-389 Dayvault St, Concord)

7:05

3505

Blume Ave & Spring St SW (442 Spring St SW, Concord)

7:07

3506

Bi-Lo Shopping Center (595 US-601, Concord)

7:12

3507

3699 Patriots Pointe Drive, Concord, NC 28025

7:25

3508

Brandon Ridge Subdivision, Corner of Wineborne & Brandon Ridge, (704 Winborne Ave SW, Concord)

7:30

 

Arrive ACE Academy

7:50

 

Bus 354 Concord/Kannapolis - Afternoon

Stop#

Stop Location

Drop-Off

½ Day

 

Depart ACE Academy

4:00

12:00

3509

REMOVED  Little Learners Child Care (120 Robinson Ave, Harrisburg NC)

4:15

12:15

3508

Brandon Ridge Subdivision, Corner of Winborne & Brandon Ridge, (704 Winborne Ave SW, Concord)

4:22

12:22

3507

3699 Patriots Pointe Drive, Concord, NC 28025

4:28

12:28

3506

Bi-Lo Shopping Center (595 US-601, Concord)

4:35

12:35

3505

Blume Ave & Spring St SW (442 Spring St SW, Concord)

4:40

12:40

3504

Dayvault St & Grier St SW, Concord (385-389 Dayvault St, Concord)

4:43

12:43

3503

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB (247 Spring St NW, Concord, NC, 28025)

4:50

12:50

3502

REMOVED  Crestview Apartments (1003 Southampton Dr NW, Concord, NC 28027)

N/A

N/A

3501

Big Lots - Dale Earnhardt Blvd parking lot entrance (1677 Dale Earnhardt Blvd, Kannapolis)

5:00

1:00

 

Arrive ACE Academy

5:25

1:25

 

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Bus 5-47 East Charlotte - Morning  (CHANGED A STOP - Updated Oct. 31, 2018)

Stop#

Stop Location

Pick-up

 

Depart ACE Academy

6:05

501

Food Lion parking lot (7920 Cambridge Commons Dr, Charlotte)

6:30

502

Kingstree Subdivision, Corner of Weeping Fig Ln & Blue Ash Ln (8114 Weeping Fig Ln, Charlotte)

6:38

503

CHANGED STOP: Food Lion parking lot - Hickory Shopping Center (7004 East W.T. Harris Blvd, Charlotte)

6:45

NEW STOP--AM ONLY: Entrance of BB&T Bank (6029 Hickory Grove Road, Charlotte, NC)

6:45

504

Sav/ Way Foods (4459 Central Ave, Charlotte)

6:55

505

Giant Penny (3330 The Plaza, Charlotte)

7:15

506

Rainbow Shop (3203 Eastway Dr, Charlotte)

7:30

507

Food Lion parking lot (7400 The Plaza Road Extension, Charlotte)

7:40

 

Arrive ACE Academy

7:50

 

Bus 5-47 East Charlotte - Afternoon  (CHANGED A STOP - Updated Oct. 31, 2018)  

Stop#

Stop Location

Drop-Off

½ Day

 

Depart ACE Academy

3:50

12:00

507

Food Lion parking lot (7400 The Plaza Road Extension, Charlotte)

4:10

12:10

509

Roses Store (4525-A The Plaza, Charlotte 28215)

4:20

12:20

508

Plaza Baptist Church (3321 The Plaza Charlotte 28205)

4:35

12:35

504

Sav/ Way Foods (4459 Central Ave, Charlotte)

4:55

12:55

503

CHANGED STOP: Food Lion parking lot - Hickory Shopping Center (7004 East W.T. Harris Blvd, Charlotte)

5:02

1:02

NEW STOP--PM ONLY: 5930 Dogwood Place, Charlotte, NC

5:02

1:02

502

Kingstree Subdivision, Corner of Weeping Fig Ln & Blue Ash Ln (8114 Weeping Fig Ln, Charlotte)

5:13

1:13

501

Food Lion parking lot (7920 Cambridge Commons Dr, Charlotte)

5:23

1:23

 

Arrive ACE Academy

5:50

1:50

 

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Bus 5-32 Harrisburg  -  Morning 

Stop#

Stop Location

Pick-up

 

Depart ACE Academy

6:15

531

Cici’s Parking Lot (10900 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28213)

6:23

532

Starlight Movie, Side of parking lot (11240 N. Tryon St. Charlotte, NC)

6:30

533

BJ’s Concord Mills, Back of parking lot (7905 Lyles Ln NW, Concord, NC 28027)

6:40

534

Corner of John Russell Rd. & Buckleigh Dr (3142 Buckleigh Dr, Charlotte, NC 28215)

7:20

535

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Caldwell Crossing Pkwy & Erwin Ridge (11824 Erwin Ridge Ave)

7:27

536

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Sidney Crest & Ashley View Dr. (3312 Ashley View Dr)

7:29

537

Caldwell Commons, Corner or William Caldwell Ave & Merrie Rose Ave (8938 Merrie Rose Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28213)

7:35

538

Berkshire Subdivision, Corner of Glenluce Ave & Riding Hill Ave (14006 Riding Hill Ave, Charlotte)

7:40

539

REMOVED   Berkshire Subdivision, Asheby Dr. & Underwood (6240 Underwood Ave, Charlotte)

7:45

540

NEW STOP Farmington Ridge Subdivision (4932 Sunburst Lane, Charlotte, NC)

7:45

 

Arrive ACE Academy

7:50

 

 

Bus 5-32 Harrisburg    Afternoon (NEW TIMES - Updated March 28, 2019)

Stop#

Stop Location

Drop-Off

½ Day

 

Depart ACE Academy

3:50

12:00

539

REMOVED   Berkshire Subdivision, Asheby Dr. & Underwood (6240 Underwood Ave, Charlotte)

3:55

12:05

540

NEW STOP  Farmington Ridge Subdivision (4932 Sunburst Lane, Charlotte, NC)

3:52

12:02

538

Berkshire Subdivision, Corner of Glenluce Ave & Riding Hill Ave (14006 Riding Hill Ave, Charlotte)

4:00

12:10

537

Caldwell Commons, Corner or William Caldwell Ave & Merrie Rose Ave (8938 Merrie Rose Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28213)

4:10

12:20

536

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Sidney Crest & Ashley View Dr. (3312 Ashley View Dr)

4:13

12:23

535

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Caldwell Crossing Pkwy & Erwin Ridge (11824 Erwin Ridge Ave)

4:18

12:25

534

Corner of John Russell Rd. & Buckleigh Dr (3142 Buckleigh Dr, Charlotte, NC 28215)

4:23

12:30

533

BJ’s Concord Mills, Back of parking lot (7905 Lyles Ln NW, Concord, NC 28027)

5:05

1:15

532

NEW TIMES - Starlight Movie, Side of parking (11240 US Hwy 29, Charlotte)

5:15

1:25

531

REMOVED   Cici’s Parking Lot (10900 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28213)

5:27

1:35

 

Arrive ACE Academy

5:35

1:40

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Bus 549 North Charlotte - Morning (ADDED A STOP & NEW TIMES - Updated Mar. 19, 2019)

Stop#

Stop Location

Pick-up

 

Depart ACE Academy

6:15

401

Highland Creek, Corner of Acorn Creek Ln & Whistlers Chase Dr. (8703 Whistlers Chase Drive, Charlotte, NC 28269)

6:45

402

BB&T, Overflow parking lot behind BB&T (8011 Mallard Creek Road, Charlotte, NC 28262)

7:00

403

The Tradition Apts, Corner of Mallard Creek Rd & Crescent View Dr (2525 Crescent View Dr, Charlotte, 28269)

7:10

404

Berkeley Place Shopping, Back of the parking lot (10230 Berkeley Pl Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262)

7:20

410

NEW STOP  - Hyde Pointe Court (1120 Hyde Pointe Court, Charlotte, NC 28262)

7:25

405

NEW TIME - Monkey Joe's (10215 University City Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28213)

7:39

 

Arrival ACE Academy

7:54

 

 

Bus 549 North Charlotte - Afternoon (ADDED A STOP & NEW TIMES - Updated Mar. 19, 2019)

Stop#

Stop Location

Drop-Off

½ Day

 

Depart ACE Academy

3:50

12.00

405

Monkey Joe's (10215 University City Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28213)

4:05

12:20

410

NEW STOP  - Hyde Pointe Court (1120 Hyde Pointe Court, Charlotte, NC 28262)

4:12

12:27

404

NEW TIME - Berkeley Place Shopping, Back of the parking lot (10230 Berkeley Pl Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262)

4:22

12:37

403

NEW TIME - The Tradition Apts, Corner of Mallard Creek Rd & Crescent View Dr (2525 Crescent View Dr, Charlotte, 28269)

4:32

12:47

402

NEW TIME - BB&T, Overflow parking lot behind BB&T (8011 Mallard Creek Road, Charlotte, NC 28262)

4:33

12:48

401

NEW TIME - Highland Creek, Corner of Acorn Creek Ln & Whistlers Chase Dr. (8703 Whistlers Chase Drive, Charlotte, NC 28269)

4:55

1:10

 

Arrive ACE Academy

5:15

1:30

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Car Riders
Parents/guardians may drop off or pick up car riders in our car rider line located in the front of the building. All car riders must have a car rider number hanging from their rear view mirror. The car rider line is open during the following times. If the student arrives late, parents/guardians must escort their child in the main office and sign their child in or they risk the possibility of their child being marked absent.
 
NEW TIMES during the 2019-2020 school year. 

School building opens at 7:45 am

Kindergarten – Fourth Grade

Fifth – Sixth Grade

Car Rider Line Hours (am;pm):

7:45am – 7:55am  ; 3:15pm – 3:30pm

Cars cannot line up before 7:30am & 3:00pm

7:45am – 8:10am  ; 3:30pm – 3:45pm

Cars cannot line up before 7:30am & 3:30pm

School Hours:

8:00am – 3:15pm

8:15am – 3:30pm

Breakfast Hours:

7:45am – 8:00am

8:00am – 8:15am

Breakfast is not served after 8:15am


New car riders numbers are issued every school year. Parents/guardians can pick up their 2019-2020 car rider numbers at the main office by completing a Transportation Authorization Form. Each family will receive three copies of the car rider number to share with additional family members that may pick up their child. 
Bus Safety
Student safety and security is A.C.E. Academy's number one priority. We know you share our concern and appreciate your support. Please review the bus safety videos below with your child; as always, A.C.E. Academy's students should always follow the Code of Conduct at all times. 
 
 
 
 
Please download our Safety Guidelines by clicking on the link below:
 
Bus Notifications:
We send text notifications to update parents on bus route information. We will provide instructions on how to receive notifications shortly. 
 
Bus Stop Map
Please use the map of all 2018-2019 Bus Stop Locations to find the stop that is most convenient for you. Open the map HERE