Busing Notifications

Keeping up to date on School District 59 busing has never been easier.  Now you have the four options on how to get bus status information.  You have the traditional ways: Through our Website; School Bus Information Line; and the Radio.  You now have the option to get an email or text message which is sent out as soon as a bus status is updated.

Find out more about each of your four options:


Email/Text Message Notifications

At the bottom of the page click the icon at the bottom of any page.

This will take you to the you the notifications page.

For busing notifications, you have the option of subscribing to all busing notifications (Busing under Main Channels) or just notifications about specific route(s) (Any route under Busing Channels).  You also have the option of receiving the notifications via email or text message.  Select the appropriate link to which channel you would like to subscribe to.

If you have already created an account click log in and it will subscribe you to the selected channel.  If you don't already have an account click create one.  (School District Employees can use their eServices login)

Fill in the boxes with the appropriate information.

Click Create Account.

Login into your email.  You will receive an email from noreply@sd59.bc.ca (It may take up to 5 minutes to arrive).  Within the email there will be a link to activate your account.  Click the link.

Click the Go to the Notifications Page

Click the link to the channel you would like to subscribe to.

If you clicked the text message link and haven't already put your cell number and provider in, it will ask you to enter it.

School District Website

On the front page you will see a button with.  The colour of the background will indicate the status of buses within the district.  See the legend below for a description.  If you click on the button it will give you a list of all the routes.

Legend of Bus Status Icons

  All Buses are running as scheduled

One or more busses are late and/or cancelled.  Click the Buses button to get details on each route.  Scroll down to the route you are interested in.  Buses do not always get cancelled for an entire area.

All Buses are cancelled


School Bus Information Line

Call 250.782.1061 to hear a record message of any busing status updates.  In Chetwynd area, for school bus information, please contact Standard Bus at 250–788–2415. For other inquiries or to speak to someone at the Bus Garage please call, 250.782.2106.


The following radio stations are notified when buses are not running:
  • CJDC 890 AM
  • Peace Sun FM 95.1 FM and 98.5 FM
  • Peace FM 94.5 FM
  • Moose FM 100.1 FM
School is not in session over the summer break! Students return to school on Friday, September 4, 2020, starting 2 hours late, and ending 1 hour early.
The StrongStart program does not run over the summer break. The program resumes on Wednesday, September 9, 2020.