Transportation

*PUBLIC NOTICE FOR SCHOOL START-UP AT ST. THOMAS MORE SCHOOL IN FAIRVIEW*

ATTN:  BUS DRIVERS, PARENTS, PEDESTRIANS, VEHICLE TRAFFIC

FOR SCHOOL START-UP

The 113 Street  water and sewer line replacement project is in full swing.  This will impact traffic and pedestrian flow around the E.E. Oliver(PRSD) and St. Thomas More(GPCSD) schools.  Use extreme caution in the construction zones and be sure your children stay away from them.  Please pay attention to all traffic signs, flagmen and detour signs.

Please note the designated temporary crosswalks (two-way arrow), bus routes (green), no parking zones (yellow), construction zones (red) and drop-off zones (blue) on the map (see link below for map).

Fairview Road Construction Map


New Bus Stop Program

The Bus Stop program is designed to alert parents, students, teachers, etc. of changes to the status of the busses on any given day. Notification will be given on this website when there are changes to the regular operating times of any of the Peace Wapiti or Peace 10 Buses that transport our students.. Please check this website for bus cancellations or delays. Busses not running due to inclement weather will still be announced over the Grande Prairie radio stations.

School Bus Stop
Grande Prairie Bus Status Details
School Bus Stop
Peace River Bus Status Details
School Bus Stop
Peace Wapiti Bus Status Details

Urban Bus Routes for 2014-2015 (Updated September 1, 2014)

*Please Check Bus Routes, Stops, and Times prior to school start up as these may change!

*St. Mary Sexsmith Urban Bus Stops will be updated when Busing Contractor (First Student) finishes routing for this school.

 


As of  November 1, 2013 the transportation department implemented a new bus pass system to enhance student safety. Please click the ZPass/MyFirstPass information files for further details.

ZPass Parent Letter

MyFirstPass Introduction

MyFirstPass Factsheet

Transportation services are provided by a variety of transportation companies.

First Student is responsible for transportation in the City of Grande Prairie, and various routes in the rural areas surrounding Grande Prairie, Beaverlodge, Sexsmith, and Spirit River.

Peace Wapiti School Board and Peace River School Board provides the District with some transportation services.

The staff at Transportation and Maintenance will be glad to assist you as well. Please phone (780) 513-1220 for more information.