• The Alma School District operates 25 bus routes, transporting over 1,400 students daily. The safety of our students drives us to continual improvement. Our drivers take pride in safely and professionally transporting your students to and from school each day.

Phone: 479-632-4794


Degrees and Certifications:

Jason Rutherford

Transportation Director

Jason Rutherford has been an educator for 21 years, serving as bus driver, teacher, and administrator. He grew up outside of Prairie Grove where he still helps run a cattle farm. Jason earned his Bachelors degree at the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville, his Masters degree at the University of Arkansas-Little Rock, another Masters in Education from Arkansas State University-Jonesboro, and his Educational Specialists degree from Harding University.