Latest news

Early Dismissal Bus Stop Time Calculator

Early Dismissal Bus Stop Time Calculator

Due to the early school dismissal on December 18, 2020 for the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) and Halton District School Board (HDSB) students, afternoon drop off times at bus stops will be adjusted accordingly by 90 minutes.

Note – There is no bus stop time adjustment to Secondary mid-day routes.

Use our handy calculator to find out the adjusted bus stop time:

Early Dismissal Bus Stop Time Calculator
read more
Transporting Equipment on the School Bus

Transporting Equipment on the School Bus

Students should be prepared to secure their equipment properly before they board the school bus to ensure it does not interfere with the safety of the driver and passengers or the safe, expedient evacuation of the vehicle. Certain materials and objects are prohibited on a school purpose vehicle as they could become a projectile on a bus.

Please review procedure HS-3-010 -Transporting Equipment on the School Bus for more information.

Transporting Equipment on the School Bus
read more
School Bus Safety Week

School Bus Safety Week

This week (Oct 21-25) we celebrate National School Bus Safety Week! Every school day in Halton, over 31,000 students are transported on 450 school purpose vehicles.  Visit our School Bus Safety page and watch first time rider, primary and junior school bus rider safety training videos with your child today!

School Bus Safety Week
read more
Courtesy Seat Applications

Courtesy Seat Applications

Please be advised HSTS commences review and processing of courtesy seat applications as of October 1st.  HSTS staff will review over 2,500 applications for up to 150 schools in Halton.

Courtesy Seat Applications
read more