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Transportation Services

Rhett Czaban, Director of Transportation Services

Rhett Czaban, Director of Transportation Services

Responsible to the Secretary-Treasurer

Supports schools by ensuring that all students are transported safely to and from school and arrive ready to learn. Provides efficient and reliable service for 3,552 students attending school in the Division, as well as for students attending Living Waters Catholic schools in Whitecourt and Holy Family Catholic schools in Valleview.



Rhett Czaban, Director of Transportation Services

Carrie Dallyn, Assistant to the Director of Transportation


  • Provide daily transport of students safely, reliably and efficiently
  • Develop and maintain bus routes
  • Process student bus registrations
  • Assign students to school buses
  • Communicate student transportation information to parents and respond to questions
  • Monitor bus stop safety and bus driver compliance
  • Work with school administrators to resolve student behaviour issues and bus driver complaints
  • Manage bus cancellations/school closures during inclement weather
  • Maintain and report bus service status to provide up-to-date information
  • Practice bus evacuation with all students
  • Equip buses with Child Check Device - a safety procedure to ensure no student is left on the bus
  • Coordinate cooperative bus transportation with other school divisions