Student Transportation

Contact Information:

Transportation Manager:Eric Fischer
Transportation Coordinator: Janis Walker
Email:transportation@sd61.bc.ca

Documents:

BC Transit info
Regular Program bussing info
Special Needs bussing info
Inclement weather info
GVSD-Bussing-Pamphlet-2020-21

REGISTRATION INFORMATION 2020-21:

The Transportation on-line application process for 2020-21 has now closed for parents/guardians/school staff to apply themselves; however parents/guardians/school staff can still apply by emailing TransportationIn your email, please provide:

  • Students Name(s)
  • 2019-20 Attending school, and 2020-21 Attending school (please state if new to SD61)
  • Home Address
  • Type of service requested (regular program, special needs, or BC Transit pass)

2020-21 English Catchments will be in effect when applying for all new applicants.

PLEASE EMAIL ALL INQUIRIES TO THE TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT:

transportation@sd61.bc.ca

ELIGIBILITY:

REGULAR TRANSPORTATION

  • Students must be attending their English catchment school and;
  • Students must live beyond the School District walk limits:
    • 4 km for elementary school
    • 4.8 km for middle and high schools

SPECIAL NEEDS TRANSPORTATION

  • New applicants must be attending their English catchment school and;
  • Students must be designated with an IEP detailing a permanent physical or cognitive disability that necessitates the need for transportation.

To check your English catchment school: use School Locator 

OUR GOAL IS TO PROVIDE EFFECTIVE, SAFE, EFFICIENT, AND RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES FOR OUR STUDENTS AT NO COST TO FAMILIES

Transportation Calendar

  • Non Instructional Days
  • Early Dismissals for Bussing
  • Statutory Holidays/Winter and Spring breaks

Add this Calendar

 

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