children waving from bus windowSpecialized transportation may be provided for:

  1. physically challenged pupils,
  2. pupils requiring a special education program, as identified by the Superintendent of Exceptional Learners and Safe Schools or the Director of Education, and
  3. medical reasons as certified by a doctor and approved by the Senior Manager of Administrative Services or the Director of Education, in accordance with the procedures manual and appropriate documentation supportive of such request(s).

Section 23 Transportation

Whereas Section 23 pupils are not resident pupils of the Board, the Board may offer transportation to a Section 23 program within the region in accordance with the funding that is received from the Ministry of Education or other Ministry or as the Superintendent of Exceptional Learner and Safe Schools or the Director of Education deems appropriate.

Attempts will be made to accommodate service level requests in the most cost efficient manner.

(Excerpt from YCDSB’s Policy 203: Transportation)

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