Each day in our community, 69 School Bus Drivers transport approximately 2800 students 11,848 kms with a total service area of 12,378 square kilometers!
We conduct bus driver training and safety programs with in-house trainers. The Department provides transportation to the public and separate schools within the Division boundaries. There are 117 Drivers, Mechanics, Support, Training and Managment staff employed with the Transportation department. For Transportation to run smoothly, everyone must work together - employees, parents and students.
Did You Know.....
84% of our drivers have been employed with PRSD for over 3 years
86% of our drivers are female
70% of our drivers value the flexible hours that come with driving school bus
94% of our drivers feel respected by Peace River School Division as their employer
Transportation Award of Excellence
Each year we recognize an outstanding employee in the Transportation Department that we truly could never replace! The 2019-2020 Award recipient goes to: Zdenka Hansen! Zdenka has been with the Division for 7 years as a spare driver/shop support worker in the Peace River area. You would be surprised at how many students lives' she has been a part of. Who will you nominate?
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