Tag: Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR)

Summer school transportation schedules now available






Summer school courses at Waterloo District School Board secondary schools begin on Tuesday, July 4, 2017.

If you are using Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR) to attend summer school, the bus schedules and stop locations are now available. Please be at your bus stop 10 minutes before the scheduled pick-up time.

If you have any questions about summer school transportation, please contact STSWR at 519-650-4934 ext. 221.

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2016-17 Transportation Information is Coming Soon!






Transportation details for the 2016 – 2017 school year will be available on Monday, August 22, 2016. Kindergarten Students Since Junior Kindergarten students will not have an OEN number prior to September, STSWR, Inc. will be sending a direct mail out to families of Junior Kindergarten students detailing busing information for September 2016. Senior Kindergarten […]

School Bus Safety – Secondary






Every school day, Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR) is responsible for the safe transportation of over 30,000 Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) students to and from school on close to 635 school bus routes and on municipal transit and in taxis. At the Bus Stop organize and adequately secure belongings before leaving […]

Safe Arrival Program and Emergency School Closures






Please listen to your radio or check these websites for the most current information regarding bus routes and school closures. www.wrdsb.ca Waterloo Region District School Board www.stswr.ca Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region Safe Arrival Program Provincial legislation mandates that all school boards have a Safe Arrival Program. The purpose of the program is to […]

School Bus Safety






Every school day, Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region (STSWR) is responsible for the safe transportation of over 30,000 Waterloo Region District School Board students to ad from school on close to 635 school bus routes and on municipal transit and in taxis. At the Bus Stop organize and adequately secure belongings before leaving home; arrive […]

Become Familiar with our Severe Weather Procedure






As the cold weather arrives, it’s important for everyone to be familiar with our Severe Weather Conditions procedure. There are some changes to the procedure for the 2015-16 school year: Frigid Temperatures: Schools will NOT automatically be closed when temperatures reach -35C or colder with wind-chill. While buses will not operate, the decision to close schools […]

Student Transportation






In 1996, the Waterloo Region District School Board and the Waterloo Catholic District School Board approved the formation of a co-operative student transportation service to reduce operating costs and provide more efficient student transportation for both Boards. Following the Student Transportation reform initiated by the government in 2006, the co-operative student transportation service evolved into […]