Saddleback Valley Unified School District

Saddleback Mountains overlooking RSM Lake

Bus Passes

2024 – 2025 School Year

Bus Pass 24-25 Application Window:

RSM Intermediate (Random lottery)            May 9 – June 1

Linda Vista, San Joaquin, La Paz                May 9 – June 8


Saddleback Valley Unified School District offers limited general education busing to the following school sites:  Linda Vista Elementary, San Joaquin Elementary, La Paz Intermediate, and RSM Intermediate.

The bus pass application is online under Bus Pass Instructions and Application.  Confirm that your address is eligible for busing by looking at “Who is Eligible for Busing” and review the Instructions and the Bus Rules before completing your application.  Payment is not required at time of application. Payment is required when your student is assigned to a bus.  Eligibility guidelines for a reduced fare or free bus pass are provided under General Information.

Application assistance for parents of Linda Vista and San Joaquin Elementary students is available from the school site. Please contact your school directly.


Information for RSM Bus Passes 

RSM Bus Passes will be assigned by a random lottery process.  Applications shall be submitted online during a three-week period, then will be randomly selected to receive the passes until all seats are filled.  Applicants who do not receive a pass in the lottery will be placed on the waiting list.  Results will be emailed by July 1.

Linda Vista, San Joaquin, and La Paz Bus Passes will be processed on a first come, first served basis. 



If you have any questions please email


Schools That Offer Busing

General Information