Bus Registration

For your convenience, you may register for busing online. Click the link below for the online registration form.

2018-2019 Busing Registration Online Form

Please Note: STAR Catholic has multiple busing partnerships, which includes sister school divisions and private operators to provide busing to its schools. You may be required to register for busing from a different Division or provider, or in the case of a transfer bus, register with both STAR Catholic and another provider. If you are uncertain, CLICK HERE for the appropriate links. 

Busing Registration Forms are also available to download in PDF format.

2017-2018 Busing Registration Form

2018-2019 Busing Registration Form

You may also get a form at your local school or from the Division Transportation Officer (780.690.6318). Complete the PDF form, print it off, and scan the signed form and email it to transportation@starcatholic.ab.ca

Or print off a hard copy, complete it, sign it and bring it to your school office in person.

 

 

 

Online Busing Registration Form

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(The Parent, Guardian or Independent Student's name and contact information is to be filled in and the form completed for the students busing requirements)

Address

Street and house number or rural 911 address

Qtr Sec Twp Rge Meridian. Example: NW 17 50 23 W4th

If Pick-up/Drop Off Address is different than above address, please indicate here.

The standard is to have one Bus Stop for both the Pick-up and Drop-off location.

(Input additional information that you believe the transportation department will require to understand and process this request)

Student 1

Student 2

Student 3

Student 4

Please provide information (ie: medical, physical) that the bus driver or Transportation Officer needs to know:

Conditions & Notes:

  1. Students who live 2.4 kilometres or more from their designated school will have first option for space availability on Star Catholic contracted buses operating in their area.
  2. Conditional transportation will be available to students who are living less than 2.4 kilometres from their designated school based upon age (youngest to oldest) and distance from the designatedschool, and based on available seating space.
  3. Approval for students living less than 2.4 kms may be reviewed when additional space is required for students residing 2.4 kms or more from school.
  4. “Transportation Requests” received by August 15th will be processed prior to buses running in September. After August 15th, please allow two weeks for processing of transportation requests.

Be Respectful, Be Safe, Be Responsible

The Star Catholic School Division expects students riding on school buses to behave in an exemplary manner ensuring the safety of all passengers. To ride on the School buses, students are required to comply with the following rules:

  1. Students are to demonstrate the same respect, consideration and cooperation to their driver as they demonstrate to their teachers & parents
  2. The bus driver is to be obeyed in a prompt and courteousmanner for the safety of everyone.
  3. Students will follow behavioral standards while riding the school bus, that reflect being respectful, safe & responsible.
  4. Students may carry on conversations in quiet tones and noise is to be limited.
  5. For Safety reasons, students are to sit properly facing the front of the bus, and shall not stand or move about the bus while it is motion.
  6. Students will not engage in harassment, bullying, violence, threatening, fighting, or discriminatory behaviors or non-respectful behaviours.
  7. Students must follow rules relating to appropriate use and operations of electronic devices while on the bus.

Upon approval of the “Transportation Request”, it is agreed that:

  1. Students will comply with the above terms.
  2. Applicable fees will be paid promptly or arrangements made with the school for payments by September 30th. Non-payment will result in the students losing access to the bus transportation. The transportation fees for the 2017-2018 & 2018-2019 school year for students (who do not qualify for government transportation funding) is to be determined by the Board of Trustees: Grades 1 to 12: $470 (2016-17 fees were $470) per student Kindergarten (ECS): $ 470 (2016-17 fees were $470) Full Time Students, $235 (2016-17 fees were $235) Part Time Students Family maximum: $940 ($2016-17 $940)