Transportation

Transportation Information
 
The Transportation Department is responsible for coordinating the transporting of approximately 3,475 students, in the communities of Grande Prairie Area, Beaverlodge, Sexsmith, Spirit River and Fairview. First Student provides transportation services. We also work with Peace River School Division and Peace Wapiti School Division in the rural areas to collaboratively transport an additional 375 students.
 
  • First Student is responsible for cooperative Transportation in the City of Grande Prairie, and various routes in the rural areas surrounding Grande Prairie, Beaverlodge, Sexsmith and Spirit River for 3,475 students.
  • Peace River School Division provides transportation services in the Fairview region for approximately 145 students.
  • Peace Wapiti School Division provides transportation services in selected Beaverlodge, Sexsmith, & Spirit River locations for approximately 185 students. 
 
Track Your Child: First Student Bus Tracking Apps:
 
Get active updates and track your child's bus route.
Create custom notifications and follow your student's route.
 
Download the App here: First View Bus Tracking App
Can also be downloaded via the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
Click down below
 
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Know where and when your child entered and exited their school bus with ZPass.
Download the App here: ZPass App
Can also be downloaded via the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
 
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Contact Transportation and Maintenance Staff:
 
Programs we offer:
 
(Free Program) First Ride Program: Event Information
An awareness and safety program for parents and students who are using the school bus system for the very first time.
 
Active Bus Route Status: Click on the following
 
First Student
 
Peace River
 
Peace

Important Changes to the St. Joe's City Transit Special

(Effective January 1, 2020) & other routes (September 1, 2020)