Visit the NETBST website for more information on school bus transportation in District School Board Ontario North East.
School Bus Transportation
School bus transportation for students of District School Board Ontario North East is managed by North East Tri-Board Student Transportation (NETBST). This tri-board initiative to bring school bus service to the school districts of Cochrane and Timiskaming is a partnership formed by the following school boards:
- District School Board Ontario North East
- Northeastern Catholic District School Board
- Conseil scolaire public du Nord-Est de l'Ontario
Transportation Request Form
Parents or guardians are to use the following form to request school bus transportation for their child(ren).
- Click to access Transportation Request form [ opens in new window ]
School Bus Rider Usage Policy
The NETBST has initiated its School Bus Rider Usage policy effective February 2016. Please take a moment to review the new policy with your children.
School Bus Eligibility
To determine if your child is eligible for school bus transportation, search for your address on our Transportation Eligibility page.
Inclement Weather Policy & Procedures
During the winter months, inclement weather may force the cancellation of school buses. Take a moment to familiarize yourself with our cancellation policy and procedures:
Cancellations & Delays
- Click to access Delays & Cancellations on GeoQuery [ opens in new window ]
You can subscribe to updates for your children's bus routes and be updated immediately of any delays or cancellations.
Go here to register for email updates
You can also subscribe to the RSS feed for immediate updates of any delays or cancellations.
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Why Partner with NETBST?
North East Tri-Board Student Transportation (NETBST) is committed to providing a safe and efficient transportation system to the school districts of Cochrane and Timiskaming. We are continually monitoring and reviewing our transportation system for safety, route efficiencies and adherence to Board policies.
You can access North East Tri-Board Student Transportation by visiting their website or by calling 1-800-381-7280 in the Timmins, Cochrane, Iroquois Falls, Kapuskasing and Hearst areas, and at 1-800-461-8759 in the Temiskaming Shores and Kirkland Lake areas.
Visit the Tri-Board Student Transportation website for: