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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. 
 
 
Bus Stop assignments are provided by 3 steps.
After (1) selecting a bus stop and (2) completing and submitting a Transportation Authorization Form, please (3) enter your bus stop selection by clicking on the appropriate bus route listed below:
 
Bus Stop Selection Form
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. 
 
Students are not allowed to be dropped off/picked up at unauthorized stops.
 
2019-2020 Bus Routes                  Last Update: September 6, 2019

The below stops & times are subject to change throughout the school year.

Bus 354 Concord/ Kannapolis – Morning                                                  

Depart ACE Academy

5:50

Cloverleaf Shopping Center (895 Cloverleaf Plaza Kannapolis)

6:15

Big Lots - Dale Earnhardt Blvd Parking Lot Entrance 

(1677 Dale Earnhardt Blvd, Kannapolis)

6:35

Crestview Apartments (1003 Southampton Dr NW, Concord)

6:53

Academy Ave NW & Spring St NW, Concord

7:03

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

7:08

BI-LO Shopping Center (595 Highway 601 Byp S, Concord)

7:12

Concord Chase Apartments (100 Concord Chase Cir SW, Concord)

7:15

Southern Chase (Corner of Champion Ln SW & Parade Ln SW, Concord)

7:20

The Mills (Corner of Holden Ave SW & Rocky River Rd, Concord)

7:30

Brookdale Commons(Corner of Perseverance Dr & Happiness Rd, Harrisburg)

7:48

Arrive ACE Academy

7:45

 

Bus 354 Concord/ Kannapolis - Afternoon

Depart ACE Academy

3:55

12:00

Corner of Pitts School Rd & Hackberry Ln SW, Concord

4:05

12:10

Southern Chase-Corner of Champion Ln SW & Parade Ln SW, Concord

4:15

12:20

Concord Chase Apartments (100 Concord Chase Cir SW, Concord)

4:20

12:35

BI-LO Shopping Center (595 Highway 601 Byp S, Concord)

4:25

12:40

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

4:30

12:43

Corner of Academy Ave NW & Spring St NW, Concord

4:35

12:45

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

4:45

12:50

Cloverleaf Shopping Center (895 Cloverleaf Plaza, Kannapolis)

5:00

1:05

Big Lots - Dale Earnhardt Blvd Parking Lot Entrance (1677 Dale Earnhardt Blvd, Kannapolis)

5:10

1:15

Arrive ACE Academy

5:25

1:25

 

Bus 5-47 East Charlotte – Morning                                                                      

Depart ACE Academy

6:00

Food Lion Parking Lot (7400 The Plaza, Charlotte)

6:20

Roses Store Parking Lot (4525-A The Plaza, Charlotte)

6:30

Corner of Pegram St & Parkwood Ave, Charlotte

6:45

Corner of Terrybrook Ln & E. Sugar Creek Rd, Charlotte

6:52

BB&T Branch Parking Lot  (6021 Hickory Grove Road, Charlotte)

7:05

Target Parking Lot (8830 Albemarle Rd, Charlotte)

7:17

Kingstree Subdivision, Corner of Weeping Fig Ln & Blue Ash Ln 

(8114 Weeping Fig Ln, Charlotte)

7:30

Corner of Bradstreet Commons Way & Shiny Meadow Ln, Charlotte

7:35

Food Lion Parking Lot (7920 Cambridge Commons Dr, Charlotte)

7:42

Arrive ACE Academy

7:50


Bus 5-47 East Charlotte - Afternoon 

Depart ACE Academy

3:55

12:00

Food Lion Parking Lot (7920 Cambridge Commons Dr, Charlotte)

4:10

12:10

Corner of Timbertop Ln & Harrisburg Rd, Charlotte          (PM STOP ONLY)

4:15

12:15

Corner of Bradstreet Commons Way & Shiny Meadow Ln, Charlotte

4:20

12:20

Kingstree Subdivision, Corner of Weeping Fig Ln & Blue Ash Ln 

(8114 Weeping Fig Ln, Charlotte)

4:25

12:25

Target Parking Lot (8830 Albemarle Rd, Charlotte)

4:35

12:35

BB&T Branch Parking Lot  (6021 Hickory Grove Road, Charlotte)

4:50

12:50

Corner of Pegram St & Parkwood Ave, Charlotte

5:10

1:10

Roses Store Parking Lot (4525-A The Plaza, Charlotte)

5:25

1:25

Beginning Years Daycare (4313 The Plaza, Charlotte)

5:27

1:27

Food Lion Parking Lot (7400 The Plaza, Charlotte)

5:40

1:40

Arrive ACE Academy

6:00

2:00

 

Bus 5-32 Harrisburg    Morning                                                                      

Depart ACE Academy

6:10

CiCi’s Parking Lot (10900 University City Blvd, Charlotte)

6:15

Starlight Movie--Side Parking Lot (11240 N. Tryon St. Charlotte)

6:20

BJ’s Concord Mills--Back of the Parking Lot (7905 Lyles Ln NW, Concord)

6:30

Buckleigh Subdivision--Corner of John Russell Rd. & Buckleigh Dr (3142 Buckleigh Dr, Charlotte)

7:15

Faires Farm - Corner of Hanberry Blvd. & Derryrush Ave.

7:20

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

(11824 Erwin Ridge Ave)

7:25

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

(3312 Ashley View Dr)

7:33

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Sawmill Trace Dr. & Old Stone Crossing Dr. 

7:36

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

 (8938 Merrie Rose Avenue, Charlotte)

7:42

Berkshire Subdivision, Corner of Staffordshire Ln. & Glenluce Ave.

7:45

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

7:46

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

7:52

Arrive at ACE Academy

7:54

 

Bus 5-32 Harrisburg    Afternoon

Depart ACE Academy

3:45

12:00

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

3:50

12:05

Berkshire Subdivision, Corner of Glenluce Ave & Staffordshire Ln. 

3:51

12:06

Caldwell Rd. & Service Rd. via Wilgrove Way Dr.

3:53

12:10

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Old Stone Crossing Dr. & Sawmill Trace Dr. 

3:55

12:12

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

(3312 Ashley View Dr)

4:00

12:17

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Sidney Crest Dr. & Crutchfield Pl. 

4:02

12:18

Old Stone Crossing Subdivision, Corner of Caldwell Crossing Pkwy. & Erwin Ridge Ave

4:06

12:24

Faires Farm, Corner of Hanberry Blvd. & Derryrush Ave. 

4:13

12:30

Buckleigh Subdivision, John Russell Rd & Buckleigh Dr. 

4:18

12:35

BJ’s Concord Mills--Back of the Parking Lot (7905 Lyles Ln NW, Concord)

4:47

1:10

Arrive ACE Academy

5:20

1:25

 

Bus 549 North Charlotte – Morning                                                  

Depart ACE Academy

5:50

Corner of Tom Hunter Rd & Vancouver Dr Charlotte

6:10

Northlake Mall (6801 Northlake Mall Dr, Charlotte) --Park & Ride Lot (near Corner of Northlake Centre Parkway & Northlake Mall Drive)

6:35

BB&T--Overflow Parking Lot Behind BB&T (8011 Mallard Creek Road, Charlotte)

7:00

Stoney Creek Ln & Waterlily Ln, Charlotte, NC 28262

7:17

The Tradition Apts--Corner of Mallard Creek Rd & Crescent View Dr

(2525 Crescent View Dr, Charlotte)

7:35

Berkeley Place Shopping--Back of the Parking Lot (10230 Berkeley Pl Dr, Charlotte)

7:40

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

7:50

Arrival ACE Academy

7:55

 

Bus 549 North Charlotte - Afternoon

Depart ACE Academy

3:45

12.00

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

4:00

12:10

Berkeley Place Shopping--Back of the Parking Lot (10230 Berkeley Pl Dr, Charlotte)

4:10

12:20

The Tradition Apts--Corner of Mallard Creek Rd & Crescent View Dr

(2525 Crescent View Dr, Charlotte)

4:25

12:30

Stoney Creek Ln & Waterlily Ln, Charlotte, NC 28262

4:35

12:35

BB&T--Overflow Parking Lot Behind BB&T 

(8011 Mallard Creek Road, Charlotte)

4:40

12:40

Northlake Mall (6801 Northlake Mall Dr, Charlotte) --Park & Ride Lot (near Corner of Northlake Centre Parkway & Northlake Mall Drive)

4:50

12:50

Corner of Tom Hunter Rd & Vancouver Dr Charlotte

5:00

1:00

Aunt Alice Daycare (224 Bennett St, Charlotte)

5:10

1:07

Corner of Terrybrook Ln & E. Sugar Creek Rd

5:20

1:15

Arrive ACE Academy

6:00

2:00

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 2019-2020 Bus Stop Locations to find the stop that is most convenient for you. Open the map HERE