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STARS Vehicle Mileage Template

STARS Vehicle Mileage Template 2018-02-15T08:25:12+00:00

TEMPLATE DESCRIPTION – The vehicle mileage template is used report the following:

  • The number of miles traveled by a bus on the snapshot date.
  • The type of routes traveled.
  • The road types traveled.
  • The mileage type traveled.

GRAIN: One record per district / Vehicle / road type / mileage type

DATA SUBMISSION SCHEDULE:  80 DAY, 120 DAY

LOAD SEQUENCE / DEPENDENCIES:

  1. Vehicle Snapshot Template

TEMPLATE FIELDS

FIELD
NUMBER
FIELD
NAME
CODES VALID
VALUES
1 DISTRICT CODE  CHARACTER, REQUIRED, KEY SY18 Districts
2 VEHICLE ID  CHARACTER, REQUIRED, KEY  Enter the bus number
3 ROUTE ID  CHARACTER, REQUIRED, KEY
  • RTF = Regular to and from
  • COF = Contract feeder
  • SEO = Special education only
  • KGO = Kindergarten only
  • VCO = Vocational only
  • 34Y = 3-4 year old D.D. only
  • ACT = Activity Bus
4 REPORTING DATE DATE, REQUIRED, KEY
  • 2017-12-15
  • 2018-03-01
5 ROAD TYPE CODE  CHARACTER, REQUIRED, KEY
  • PAV = Paved
  • UPV = Unpaved
  • UIM = Unimproved
6 MILEAGE TYPE CODE  CHARACTER, REQUIRED, KEY
  • LRT = Live Route
  • EDH = Essential Dead Head
7 DAILY MILEAGE NUMBER (1 DECIMAL), REQUIRED, UPDATEABLE  Number of miles must be greater than or equal to 0 and less than 500.

TEMPLATE GUIDANCE

QUESTION:  Do I have to submit vehicle snapshot if the bus was not used on 80 (120) day?
ANSWER:  If a bus is not used on 80 (120) day no vehicle mileage records are submitted. The vehicle snapshot “vehicle in use indicator” must equal “N”.

QUESTION:  How does the vehicle snapshot “vehicle in use indicator” influence the submission of vehicle mileage?
ANSWER:

  • If the vehicle snapshot “vehicle in use indicator” = “N” then no vehicle mileage records are submitted
  • If the vehicle snapshot “vehicle in use indicator” = “Y” then 6 vehicle mileage records are submitted

QUESTION:  How many mileage records must be submitted per bus?
ANSWER:

  • If a bus is used on 80 (120) day six mileage records must be submitted.
  • If a bus does not travel one of the “road type” / “mileage type” combinations report “0” in daily mileage.
  • Allowable combinations for “road type” and “mileage type” are shown in the table below.
  • The route id must be the same on each record when entering multiple records for one vehicle.
ROAD TYPE MILEAGE TYPE
Paved Live Route
Unpaved Live Route
Unimproved Live Route
Paved Essential Dead Head
Unpaved Essential Dead Head
Unimproved Essential Dead Head

 

 

Page last updated February 15, 2018