First Student offers transportation solutions for more than 4 million students each day and serves over 1,500 school districts throughout North America. The company provides full-service and management contracting, as well as bus leasing and maintenance solutions. It conducts route optimization studies and offers charter bus rental and consulting services. First Student utilizes the Child Check-Mate and Theft-mate brands of passenger detection systems. The company also sells several types of pre-owned school buses. It has bus procurement and fleet and passenger reporting capabilities. In addition, First Student prepares pupil transport data and trip reports. The company is a part of FirstGroup America is one of the largest providers of surface transportation services in North America.