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    2021 Driver Excellence Awards

    To Mark School Bus Safety week and Driver Appreciation Day, School Bus Ontario (SBO) has granted four drivers with an Excellence award for their dedication to the job, their professionalism [...]
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    School Bus Driver Shortage

    The school bus driver shortage continues in Ontario, with extra curricular activities now being impacted in some regions.  Executive Director Nancy Daigneault was interviewed about this by CTV Kitchener Full [...]
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    New Vaccine Disclosure Policy

    The Ontario government has released new vaccine disclosure policies for all school board employees, including school bus drivers for the 2021-22 school year. The Ministry of Education will require all [...]
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    Back to School, Fall 2021

    The Ontario government has released its back to school plan for the 2021-22 school year, with details on student transportation and COVID-19 protocols.  School buses will continue to be cleaned/sanitized twice [...]
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    COVID-19 RESOURCES FOR BUSINESSES

    The following are links to many COVID-19 resources for businesses.  Keep these handy to protect your business and your employees.    Infection Prevention and Control at Work: Basic Awareness Training is [...]

School Bus Ontario (SBO) is a non-profit association providing advocacy, education and legislative consultation services to the owners of school bus fleets, school boards/transportation consortia and supplier/manufacturer/distributor companies across Ontario for over 60 years. We encourage related organizations to become members of SBO, committed to professionally and reliably serving the needs of student transportation in Ontario. For any specific matters related to school bus routes, bus stops, etc., please contact your local school board/transportation consortia or bus company as these types of service issues lie outside the role and mandate of CBO.



Latest News

  • To Mark School Bus Safety week and Driver Appreciation Day, School Bus Ontario (SBO) has granted four drivers with an Excellence award for their dedication to the job, their professionalism [...]
  • School bus safety week is Oct 18th to the 22nd, 2021  and to mark the occasion this year, School Bus Ontario (SBO) has chosen four drivers for a school bus [...]
  • The school bus driver shortage continues in Ontario, with extra curricular activities now being impacted in some regions.  Executive Director Nancy Daigneault was interviewed about this by CTV Kitchener Full [...]
  • The Ontario government has released new vaccine disclosure policies for all school board employees, including school bus drivers for the 2021-22 school year. The Ministry of Education will require all [...]
  • The Ontario government has released its back to school plan for the 2021-22 school year, with details on student transportation and COVID-19 protocols.  School buses will continue to be cleaned/sanitized twice [...]
  • The following are links to many COVID-19 resources for businesses.  Keep these handy to protect your business and your employees.    Infection Prevention and Control at Work: Basic Awareness Training is [...]
  • School Bus Ontario Applauds Renewal Of Driver Retention Program And $25 Million For Route Protection Wednesday, August 26, 2020  School Bus Ontario (SBO) is applauding the renewal of the Driver [...]
  • Back to School Information With the back to school season underway, it is important to familiarize yourself with the following guidance documents that have been issued by the Ministry of [...]
  • As of January 1, 2017 criminal background checks required by MTO for Class B and E licences are no longer being conducted through DriveTest, ServiceOntario Centres or the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Security [...]
  • If you have an interest in working with children and youth, driving a school bus may be a great job for you!  Approximately 18,000 school buses travel two million kilometers [...]