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Health & Safety

A Message from the Superintendent


Safety Bulletin

See Alberta Government's School Bus Safety Information Bulletin




Click HERE for the RMWB Fire Escape Plan Template


School Bus Safety Week is October 20 - 26, 2019!

Alberta Student Transportation Advisory Council (ASTAC) is sponsoring a Provincial Poster Contest to promote School Bus Safety Week!


Submission deadline: Friday, November 8, 2019

Theme: 'Ready to Ride!'

Illustrations should be positive in approach, demonstrating only proper school bus safety behavior.  At least part of a yellow school bus must be present in the poster.


Each winner from Grades K - 6 whose poster best illustrates the theme will receive a $25 gift card, a framed original of their poster along with a cheque for $100 for their classroom and an engraved plaque.  The committee may choose to select posters for honorable mention and those contestants will be selected to receive a $25 gift card.

Poster Specifications:

Completed poster size must be 11" x 17" on heavy paper suitable paper for framing.  Clearly specify on the back of each poster:

Grade: _______
Student Name: _____________________
School: ___________________________
School Division: ______________________________

Submit to:

Black Gold Regional Schools
ASTAC, c/o Sue Timmerans
3rd Floor, 1101 - 5th Street
Nisku, Alberta  T9E 7N3

Teachers: when submitting, please separate all entries into the correct grades for ease of judging.  If the student is in a split grade class only mark their grade on the back.

All entries will become the property of ASTAC and may be reproduced, displayed or auctioned at the Annual School Bus Convention.  Prizes (plaque for the winning contestant, $25 gift card, $100 cash to the class of the winner to be used for a school field trip and framed print of the winning poster to the respective school) will be awarded for each category.  Judging will be done in December and school division transportation managers will be contacted to pass along the great news to the winners.  Posters sent to ASTAC Contest cannot be returned.