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School Bus Route and Registration Info

Route Overview 2022 2023  (Routes subject to change)

Please find the area you live in on the route overview 

first, then the school and finally the route # and animal.

Route Details: 

01 SWAN ROUTE 2022 2023

03 SHARK ROUTE 2022 2023

04 CAMEL ROUTE 2022 2023

05 EAGLE ROUTE 2022 2023

06 HORSE ROUTE 2022 2023

07 LION ROUTE 2022 2023

09 ELK ROUTE 2022 2023

10 STARFISH ROUTE 2022 2023

12 RHINO ROUTE 2022 2023

14 BEAR ROUTE 2022 2023

18 BUNNY ROUTE 2022 2023

22 ALLIGATOR ROUTE 2022 2023

23 LOBSTER ROUTE 2022 2023

24 WHALE ROUTE 2022 2023

25 ELEPHANT ROUTE 2022 2023

 

Please be ready and waiting at your bus stop 5 minutes ahead of the time given. Special Needs please call the office at (403) 678-5545

Please note the animal on your child’s bus pass is for the ride from school to home in the afternoon not for home to school in the morning! The morning route animal may be different that the afternoon route animal.

 

Register for School Transportation

Bus passes for the 2022-23 School year were mailed out on August 17, 2022.

If your child/children were registered for the 2021-2022 school year they do not have to be re-registered for 2022-2023.

Please note: All students must have a bus pass to ride CRPS buses.

To register, or make changes such as a new address:

 - Please access Power School Parent Portal . 

 - Then click through to School Engage Account.

 - Select your Student, and fill out/submit the form "School Bus Registration 2022-23".

You will be notified via email once your registration has been processed.

Passes will take a minimum of 2 business days to process, but may take longer during the end of August and beginning of September.

If you have any questions please call our office at (403) 678-5545 or email crpstransportation@crps.ca.

 

Safe • Knowledgeable • Reliable

Canadian Rockies Public Schools Transportation proudly and safely transports over 1,250 Bow Valley students to and from school, on field trips, to sports events and outdoor programs each day. 

Current School Bus Statuses

Bus Passes

A reminder to all parents that your child must have a bus pass to ride the bus. During the first weeks of school it can take up to 5 days to process a School Bus Registration.

Bus Reminders for Winter

What You Need to Know

CRPS provides transportation to Banff and Canmore public schools. 

  • Your child needs to be registered to ride the school bus to and from school
  • Kindergarten ½ day and Special Needs routes are not published as they are child specific. Please call the office if you need more information
  • More information can be found on the CRPS Transportation Information document

Red Flashing Lights on the School Bus

Do you know what to do when you see a school bus with it's red or amber lights flashing. Watch the shot video below and test your knowledge.

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Safety on the Bus

Ensure your children are informed of the following rules to assist in a safe and enjoyable ride:

  1. FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF THE DRIVER   
  2. CLASSROOM VOICES AND BEHAVIOR EXPECTED
  3. TREAT OTHERS AND THEIR PROPERTY WITH RESPECT
  4. SIT DOWN, FACING THE FRONT AND KEEPING FEET OUT OF THE AISLES
  5. STAY IN YOUR SEAT UNTIL THE BUS COMES TO A COMPLETE STOP
  6. MOVE AWAY FROM THE “DANGER ZONE” IMMEDIATELY    

Remember the Bus Rules!

As part of protocol, the following steps will be taken for those not following the rules:

  1. VERBAL WARNING
  2. CHANGE SEAT
  3. PRIVATE CHAT
  4. CALL TO PARENT
  5. VISIT TO THE SCHOOL OFFICE – DISCIPLINE TRACKER/POSSIBLE BUS | SUSPENSION

Contact Us!

Phone: 403-678-5545
Fax: 403-678-6300
Email: crpstransportation@crps.ca
Address: 111 Boulder Crescent, Canmore, AB T1W 1L4