Inspiration Academy currently offers transportation to and from the Lakewood Ranch and East Sarasota Areas.  Additional transportation locations will be considered based on interest and need.  Please contact Jackie O’Sullivan for all transportation questions or concerns. 

Lakewood Ranch Location & Schedule

Woodland Community Church 

9607 East State Road 70 

Bradenton, FL 34202 

Morning Pickup:  7:15am 

Afternoon Drop Off:  3:30pm & 6:30pm 

East Sarasota Location & Schedule

Fruitville Public Library 

100 Coburn Rd 

Sarasota, FL 34240  

Morning Pickup:  7:00am 

Afternoon Drop Off:  3:30pm 

Transportation FAQs 

Who transports students? 

  • Students are transported in Inspiration Academy Vehicles by authorized volunteers and staff who have had the required background check.  

Will there be supervision for my child at the Locations? 

  •  Parents are responsible for the supervision of their children before and after Pickup/Drop off times.  Locations are NOT responsible for the supervision of students. 

What happens if my student misses a bus? 

  •  Parents are responsible for transportation if a student misses the bus. 

Can I do one time transportation? 

  •  Yes, pending availability.   

Are there fees? 

  • Yes, there is a transportation fee.  One way transportation is $800 and round trip transportation is $1,500.  Sibling discounts apply.   The one time drop-in fee is $10 per use.