SafeStop is Available at Johnston Community School District

SafeStop is the mobile app that connects parents to the vehicles transporting their children.

Why Register for SafeStop?Safestop

You’ll never have to guess when your child(ren)’s bus will arrive again. This free easy-to-use mobile app features neighborhood maps and a MapView bus locator. Using GPS technology, the app updates every 30 seconds to help you better plan for your busy day. In addition, you can have up to two user names per account to share access between parents or caregivers.

Available Features

  • Real-time map to locate your child(ren)’s bus.
  • Expected Arrival Times for the bus at your stop. This feature will go live within 30 days of the app’s launch.
  • Alerts & Messaging Center for service notifications
    and other updates. Parents will now be notified of late transportation or transportation updates through this messaging center.
  • Secure registration process ensures only authorized users can access student information.

How to Register

  1. Download the SafeStop app and choose “Create an Account”. (Available on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store, or via the web at
  2. If downloading the app, be sure to allow notifications from SafeStop so that you can receive Alerts & Messages from your school administrators or bus provider.
  3. Enter in your home Postal Code, and choose your school or district from the list that is shown.
  4. Enter in your information and then securely register using your Student ID. Don’t know your Student ID? Please check your student’s Infinite Campus page or contact your  school’s administration.
  5. Need help getting started? Download our User Guide at Still have questions? Chat with our Support Team at  or (800) 843-8936.

Setting Up Your Account

  1. Login to your account and select “Add a Bus Stop”.
  2. Enter your home address to search for bus stops.
  3. Choose the bus route your child takes to and from school to see available bus stops.
  4. Find your bus stop and add it to your account by checking the box next to the name. Make sure to add your bus stops from both your AM and PM routes!
  5. Tap the ”a” in the top right corner of your screen, and you’re all set!