School Bus Eligibility

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Did you know that students’ busing eligibility changes throughout their school career? Your son or daughter’s eligibility to ride the school bus may change according to their grade and distance from home to school. Below are the provisions for eligibility identified in the Board’s Transportation Policy #680:

  • All YRDSB students in Grades JK-3 who live within 1.2 km of their school are not eligible for transportation
  • All YRDSB students in Grades 4-8 who live within 1.6 km of their school are not eligible for transportation
  • All YRDSB students in Grades 9-12 who live within a transit served area are not eligible for transportation.

To view Board Policy #680 Student Transportation, please visit www.yrdsb.edu.on.ca. For more information about bus transportation and to determine your son/daughter’s eligibility please visit www.schoolbuscity.com.