Here Comes the Bus is an app parents can download to track the school bus.  This ensures you never miss the bus and always know when your child is arriving home. 

To use it, simply:

1. Download Here Comes the Bus to your smart phone

2. Set up your account using McAllen ISD district code: 29282

3. Add your child(ren) to the app using their 6-digit student ID numbers

4. Set your notification settings (this will allow you to set how close the bus is when you receive your notification)

5. Enjoy your cool new app and daily reminders to grab your nutritious and free McAllen ISD school meals 


The following videos provide detailed, step-by-step guidance to set up your app.  If you have questions, contact the McAllen ISD transportation team. 

These videos show how to use the HCTB app:

Finally, this video shows how to use HCTB on a computer: