www
/Style Library/ci_upload/03e472ef-c685-4f45-8e97-fb771ced6996n.png?rev=1408179750 /Style Library/ci_upload/3e5ba09e-f748-497d-b149-a6416476be21n.png?rev=1865622092 /Style Library/ci_upload/bcc3d81e-6bd4-4312-9861-2bef9596105cn.jpg?rev=583693107 /Style Library/ci_upload/833e8584-2421-4829-9e3a-6641bf622dc1n.png?rev=1506670334
Skip to content

Transportation

School Bus Transportation: A Shared Responsibility

See the LRSD Transportation Twitter page for up-to-date information about bus times and schedules.

The Louis Riel School Division strives to provide safe, punctual and economical transportation and considers student safety paramount, but parental supervision is necessary to ensure utmost safety.

Parents/guardians are responsible for the supervision of their children to, from and at the school bus stop.

All noon-hour kindergarten bus students must be met/accompanied by a parent or guardian.

First-Time Riders

School bus safety doesn't start when a child gets on the bus, it starts at home. Parents/guardians, you are one of the most important contributors to children's safety and well-being when they explain and promote school bus safety at home. This complements the school bus safety program taught in all the schools for Grades K-6 students and builds a healthy respect for overall safety.

All first-time kindergarten/first grade students will receive a DVD, colouring book and "School Bus Safety Starts at Home" checklist, to prepare them for their first day. This package promotes positive and safe behaviour involving bus transportation. We encourage parents to study the package with their children, and to review it often. Practice and repetition are essential to any learning process.

Watch the School Bus Safety Starts at Home video here, then check out the complete brochure on the right.

 

Bus Cancellations

  • The School Division reserves the right to cancel or recall school buses based on inclement weather.
  • City-wide school bus service cancellation occurs when the combined temperature and wind chill is equal to or greater than -45°C.
  • Bus cancellations due to inclement weather will be posted on the Division's website and announced on both CJOB and CBC radio stations.

 

 Contact Us

<ContactInformation><ContactName><![CDATA[Supervisor%20of%20Transportation]]></ContactName><Address><![CDATA[]]></Address><Phone><![CDATA[%28204%29%20253-2681]]></Phone><TollFree><![CDATA[]]></TollFree><Fax><![CDATA[]]></Fax><Email><![CDATA[]]></Email><Map><![CDATA[]]></Map></ContactInformation>
 
 
<div title="_schemaversion" id="_3">
  <div title="_links">
    <div title="_link">
      <span title="_title">ResourcesDownloads</span>
      <span title="_order">1</span>
      <span title="_begincolumn">True</span>
      <span title="_isgroupheader">True</span>
      <span title="_groupstyle"></span>
    </div>
    <div title="_link">
      <span title="_title">Transportation for Students Brochure</span>
      <span title="_order">2</span>
      <span title="_begincolumn">False</span>
      <span title="_group">ResourcesDownloads</span>
      <span title="_linkurl">
        <a href="/What-We-Offer/Transportation/Documents/Transportation Brochure_v5_Sept_2_2016.pdf">/What-We-Offer/Transportation/Documents/Transportation Brochure_v5_Sept_2_2016.pdf</a>
      </span>
      <span title="_openinnewwindow">True</span>
    </div>
    <div title="_link">
      <span title="_title">Student Transportation - Weather-Related</span>
      <span title="_order">3</span>
      <span title="_begincolumn">False</span>
      <span title="_group">ResourcesDownloads</span>
      <span title="_linkurl">
        <a href="/What-We-Offer/Transportation/Documents/EEAEEA Student Transportation - Weather Related.pdf">/What-We-Offer/Transportation/Documents/EEAEEA Student Transportation - Weather Related.pdf</a>
      </span>
      <span title="_openinnewwindow">True</span>
    </div>
    <div title="_link">
      <span title="_title">Resolution of Concerns</span>
      <span title="_order">4</span>
      <span title="_begincolumn">False</span>
      <span title="_group">ResourcesDownloads</span>
      <span title="_linkurl">
        <a href="/What-We-Offer/Transportation/Documents/Resolution of Concerns.pdf">/What-We-Offer/Transportation/Documents/Resolution of Concerns.pdf</a>
      </span>
      <span title="_openinnewwindow">True</span>
    </div>
    <div title="_link">
      <span title="_title">Frequently Asked Questions</span>
      <span title="_order">5</span>
      <span title="_begincolumn">False</span>
      <span title="_group">ResourcesDownloads</span>
      <span title="_linkurl">
        <a href="/What-We-Offer/Transportation/Documents/transportation faq.pdf">/What-We-Offer/Transportation/Documents/transportation faq.pdf</a>
      </span>
      <span title="_openinnewwindow">True</span>
    </div>
    <div title="_link">
      <span title="_title">UserfulLinks</span>
      <span title="_order">6</span>
      <span title="_begincolumn">False</span>
      <span title="_isgroupheader">True</span>
      <span title="_groupstyle"></span>
    </div>
    <div title="_link">
      <span title="_title">LRSD Transportation on Twitter</span>
      <span title="_order">7</span>
      <span title="_begincolumn">False</span>
      <span title="_group">UserfulLinks</span>
      <span title="_linkurl">
        <a href="https://twitter.com/transportLRSD">https://twitter.com/transportLRSD</a>
      </span>
      <span title="_openinnewwindow">True</span>
    </div>
  </div>
  <div title="_view">
    <span title="_columns">1</span>
    <span title="_linkstyle"></span>
    <span title="_groupstyle"></span>
  </div>
</div>
391c1cb2-78b6-4a89-ae8d-a6fbcc38589c
ico facebook

Cleaner design, speedy interface and more user-friendly - take a look at our recently refreshed website! ➡️ Visit our website: https://www.lrsd.net ⬇️ Tell us what you think in the comments below!

ico twitter

RT @CiastkoSydney: Today we spent some of our day writing and colouring in our journals! After we had a dance party in the gym! 🐢💃🏼 #ASPIRE…

ico facebook

Another fantastic school year comes to a close. On behalf of the Division, we wish all of our students, staff and families a safe and relaxing summer vacation.

ico twitter

If you've visited our website (or any of our school and affiliate sites) in the past week you may have noticed a fe… https://t.co/i0ZhtZPUsO

ico facebook

What a great way to finish off the school year! Congratulations to Meagan Chopek, teacher-librarian at École Sage Creek School for being awarded the 2018 Prime Minister's Award for Teaching Excellence. 🏆 Find out how Meagan is transforming school library culture: https://www.lrsd.net/news/pages/congratulations-meg-chopek!.aspx

ico twitter

1,175 families with young kids visited #LRSD Family Centres this year. Congrats to Early Years staff! Centres reope… https://t.co/QWPhzRNDg1

Back to top