Nipissing-Parry Sound Student Transportation Services

Service: Student Transportation Services

Description & Services
Public Comments
  • The operation of all school buses is contracted to private companies

  • Decisions to cancel a bus route or close a school will be made before 7am where possible
  • Website provides the most up to date information regarding cancellations and closures

  • Radio stations are used to announce bus cancellations or delays and other information pertaining to transportation, inclement weather or emergency situations
  • Parents/Guardians can also contact child's school directly
Description (Agency) Offers transportation services for the Near North District School Board, Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board, Conseil scolaire public du Nort-Est de l'Ontario, and Conseil scolaire catholique Franco-Nord
Description (Service)
  • Offers transportation services for the Near North District School Board, Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board, Conseil scolaire public du Nort-Est de l'Ontario, and Conseil scolaire catholique Franco-Nord 
  • Supervises and designs bus routes 
  • Responsible for communicating school closures and bus routes to the public  
  • Provides updated information on bus cancellations and school closures through the Emergency Weather and School Closure telephone number and on the website
 
Note:Decisions to close schools and/or bus routes are made by 7am
 
First Rider Program 
  • Teaches school bus safety 
  • Aims to alleviate concerns about riding a school bus
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm 
Summer Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District ; Parry Sound District
Eligibility First Rider Program 
Young first time school bus riders
Application Contact child's home school for information on busing
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone English 705-472-8840 
French 705-472-9070 
West Parry Sound 705-773-7970
Fax 705-472-3170
E-Mail info@npssts.ca
Website npssts.ca
Located In Community North Bay
Address 685 Bloem St, Suite 201
North Bay, ON P1B 4Z5
 
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Intersection Bloem St and Browning St
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit