UPDATE: Rural Buses Cancelled, Some Schools Closed

Posted on Monday, April 16, 2018 05:34 AM

Due to extremely poor road and weather conditions all rural school buses are cancelled for today.

Several rural Lakehead Public Schools are Closed including Crestview, Gorham Ware, Kakabeka Falls, McKenzie, Whitefish Valley
and Valley Central.

Thunder Bay Christian school is also closed due to the weather.

Norwester View and Five Mile schools are open but they have no bus service.

All Catholic and French schools are open but again no rural buses are running to them.

You can visit the Student Transportation Service website by clicking HERE.

The following rural portions of urban routes are cancelled.

Westmount

South 22 – All of the Route
South 23 – South of Kam River
South 24 – Rural portion (west of Hwy 61)
Claude Garton

North 22 – All of the Route (Note: P.M. stops South of Hwy 11/17 will be taken by North 19)
North 87 – All of the 7 & 8’s from the McKenzie area
North 77 St. Paul – Yellow (Strathcona stops south of Arundel will be picked up and dropped off by North 19)

Agnew (French Immersion)

South 2 – (Mission Island stop)
South 10 – Rural portion (except the Urban Day Cares)
South 25 – All of the Route (not Spec. Ed.)
South 22 – P.M. only
Woodcrest

North 13 – Rural portion (north of Wardrope Ave)
North 93 – Rural Portion (west of Sunflower & south of Woodcrest and John St Rd)
Ecole Gron Morgan

North 3 – Rural Portion (north of Wardrope Ave)
North 4 – Rural Portion (west of Sunflower St & John St Rd / south of Woodcrest & John St Rd)
North 6 – Rural Portion (P.M. – north of Wardrope Ave)
North 11 – Rural Portion (west of Hwy 11/17)
North 13 – All of the Route (P.M. only route)
Special Needs

North 27 – Accessible school bus
South 04 – Accessible school bus
All rural taxis are cancelled

Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board Routes

(Includes transportation for Ecole Franco Superieur and Ecole secondaire de La Verendrye)

All schools are open and students are expected to attend

Wheelchair Accessible

South 74 – Accessible school bus
All rural taxis are a cancelled

****** North Ward Schools ******

Corpus Christi

North 45 – (P/U & D/O at urban Day Cares will be provided)

Holy Cross

North 46 – (Rural portion-west of Skyline Ave at Dawson Rd)
North 47 – (Rural portion-west of Sunflower St at John St Rd)
Our Lady of Charity

North 46 – (Rural portion-west of Skyline Ave at Dawson Rd)
North 47 – (Rural portion-west of Sunflower St at John St Rd)
North 74

St. Bernard

North 48 – (Rural portion-north of Wardrope Ave)
North 52 – (Rural portion-west of Dawson Rd & Skyline Ave)
North 53 – (all of AM -- PM – Boys and Girls club is covered)
North 55 – (Rural portion-north of Dawson Rd & Skyline Ave)
North 76 – (Rural Portion North of Hwy 11/17)
North 77 - Lakeshore Dr. Route
North 78

St. Margaret

North 75 - (Rural portion North of Wardrope)

St. Paul

North 36 - (Rural portion North of Hwy 11/17)
North 75 - (Rural portion North of Wardrope)
North 76 - (Rural Portion North of Hwy 11/17)
North 77

Ecole Catholique Franco Superieur

North 44 - Lakeshore Dr. Route
North 48 – (Rural portion-north of Wardrope Ave)
North 52 – (Rural portion-west of Dawson Rd & Skyline Ave)
North 53 – (all of AM -- PM – Boys and Girls club is covered)
North 55 – (Rural portion-north of Dawson Rd & Skyline Ave)
North 75 - (Rural portion North of Wardrope)
North 76 –(Rural Portion North of Hwy 11/17)
North 78
North 79 – (Rural portion-west of Parkdale Ave & Arthur St)
South 43
South 45
South 55 – (Rural portion-west of Parkdale Blvd at Arthur St)
South 61 – (Rural portion-south of and including Broadway
Ave at Hwy 61)

Bishop E.Q. Jennings

North 34 – (Rural portion-west of Sunflower St at John St Rd and
Oliver Rd west of Hwy 11/17)
North 35 – (Rural portion-west of Dawson Rd at Paquette Rd)

Bishop Gallagher

North 29
North 36 – (Rural portion-north of Hwy 11/17)
North 38 – (Rural portion-west of and including Belrose Rd)
North 40 – (Rural portion-north of Wardrope Ave)
North 42
North 43 – (Rural Portion-west of Dawson Rd & Skyline Ave)
North 44 - Lakeshore Dr. Route
North 58 – (Rural portion-north of Wardrope Ave)
North 74
North 75 - (Rural portion North of Wardrope)
North 76 –(Rural Portion North of Hwy 11/17)

St. Ignatius / Ecole secondaire catholique de La Verendrye

North 29
North 42
North 43 - Rural portion – (west of Dawson Rd & Skyline Ave)
North 44 - Lakeshore Dr. Route
North 56 – (Rural portion-north of Hilldale Rd & Wardrope Ave)
North 57 – (Rural portion-west of Dawson Rd at Skyline Ave)
North 58 – (Rural portion-north of Wardrope Ave)
North 59 – (Rural portion-west of John St Rd at Sunflower St)
North 61 – (Rural portion-north of Hwy 11/17)
North 65 – (Rural portion-west of Dawson Rd & Skyline Ave)
North 67 - (will pick up at Pioneer and Nottingham stop)
North 68 – (Rural portion-south of Hwy 11/17)
North 70 - (Rural portion)
North 73 – (Rural portion-west of John St Rd at Sunflower St)
North 74 - (PM portion covered)
North 75 - (Rural portion North of Wardrope)
North 76 - (Rural Portion North of Hwy 11/17)
North 78

***** South Ward Schools *****

Holy Family

All Routes servicing the school

St. Ann

South 43
South 45 - (Rural Stops – hwy 61 south of Broadway Ave)
South 75
South 76

St. Martin

South 26
South 43
South 45
South 55 - (Rural portion-west of Arthur St at Parkdale Blvd)
South 61 - (Rural portion-west of Hwy 61)
South 75
South 76
South 99

Pope John Paul II

South 33
South 34
South 36
South 38
South 41
South 43
South 45
South 56
South 65
South 67
South 75
South 76

St. Patrick

South 33
South 34
South 36
South 38
South 41
South 43
South 45
South 56
South 65
South 67
South 75
South 76

St Thomas

South 65 - (west of Arthur St & Parkdale Blvd)