Palmer Bus Service, Inc.

West Central Area

West Central Area

Site Manager:Gary Boots
Facility Address:302 Hawkins Ave. E.
Barrett, MN 56311
Mailing Address: PO Box 127
Barrett, MN 56311

Palmer Bus Service has been serving the communities of Kensington, Hoffman, Barrett, Elbow Lake and Wendell by safely transporting students since 2001. We safely transport about 530 students each school day for West Central Area Schools.

West Central Area School District #2342 consists of WCA Secondary School as well as North and South Elementary Schools.

The West Central Area community is located in Grant County, Minnesota and is about 160 miles northwest of the Twin Cities.


Our WCA Team


Core Value Award Winners for Palmer Bus Service of WCA 2018-2019

Core Value Award Winners for 2018-2019

These drivers faithfully served the West Central Area Community by safely transporting students and exemplified our Core Values all school year. They demonstrated:

SAFETY by being accident free and completing every monthly safety training before it was due.
INTEGRITY by always conducting themselves as a professional driver.
DIGNITY by completing daily pre trips, and ensuring their bus is swept, clean and fueled.
HELP by being present to drive almost every single school day.
COMMUNITY  by safely transporting students!

Congratulations and thank you for your superior service!