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SEPTEMBER 2015 HIGH SCHOOL TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Is your child starting high school in September 2015? If so and they are a Grade 8 student currently attending a SCDSB or SMCDSB school, and eligible for transportation for their secondary school (TE01 - Transportation Eligibility), they will be receiving a letter indicating the following regarding their transportation arrangements:
A letter with the above information will be provided to them through your their current SCDSB or SMCDSB elementary school in early June 2015.
If they are not currently attending a SCDSB or SMCDSB elementary school, or will be new to the Simcoe County area in September 2015, please contact the SCDSB or SMCDSB secondary school you have enrolled in for their transportation information.
To confirm if you are eligible for transportation, click here and enter your primary address.
What additional information can be found on this SCSTC website?
SCHOOL VEHICLE CANCELLATION INFORMATION
Student safety is always the priority.
Weather related school vehicle cancellations are made by School Vehicle Operators in consultation with the Simcoe County Student Transportation Consortium (the SCSTC) - (reference SCSTC policy TG05 - Weather Related School Vehicle Cancellations). School vehicle cancellations are confirmed between 6:00 am and 6:30 am.
Additionally, local radio stations and other media outlets are notified.
HOW SCHOOL VEHICLE CANCELLATIONS ARE DETERMINED
Early morning assessments of road and weather conditions are reviewed during a 5:30 am conference call between the SCSTC and School Vehicle Operators.
Factors for cancellations includes:
School Vehicle cancellations may be:
Simcoe County is divided into four (4) weather zones:
Please reference the School Bus Information page for school vehicle cancellations.