School bussing is contracted to NorthWinds Bus Lines Limited.
Please direct questions and concerns regarding bussing to the contractor Anne Calladine. The telephone number is 425-2629.
As outlined by the NLSD Policy, only students living beyond 1.0 km of the school are eligible for bussing service.
Please note: All Pre-K and Kindergarten students will be bussed to and from school.
Riding on the bus is a privilege! It is the responsibility of the bus driver to transport the students safely to and from school and it is the responsibility of the students to ensure that they follow a certain code of behaviour while on the bus. Students are required to remain seated on the bus and follow the rules for safe travel.
1. School rules apply on the bus. Behaviour on the bus is an extension of acceptable school and playground behaviour. This would include no physical assaults, no profane language, no teasing or taunting, no spitting, no marking of or damaging property (buses) in any way.
2. Students must line up for buses in an orderly fashion and remain a safe distance back from the bus.
3. When students get on the bus, they must do so in an orderly fashion. They are to find a seat and remain there. No kneeling on or changing seats is permitted while the bus is in motion.
4. Eating on the bus is not allowed.Bus Disciplinary Action
At the discretion of the bus driver, students who do not respect these rules will be kept off the buses for a minimum of 2 days. The actual length of the suspension may be extended at the school level. The Bus Lines will notify parents and the school of any bus suspensions.