The allocation of School transport for Orchard School pupils is overseen by Sandwell LA. Orchard School has no part in the management and organisation of this. School transport is only available to pupils aged 5-16, and allocation is dependent of distance between home and school.
The contact numbers for the Passenger Transport Unit (PTU) Dee Watson – 07392 285 423 and Jagdeep Tiwana – 07392 285 414
Please contact them directly to cancel transport if your child is ill or if you have other questions or queries.
You can read the Sandwell SEND transport policy here;
Transport requests can be made using the request and guidance information
Travel assistance request form V3
Please complete and return the form to School. Paper copies are available on request.
In school, Julie Radcliffe can be contacted for general information and will liaise with PTU if necessary. Please contact her via the main school number 0121 569 7040