The Medicine Hat Catholic Board of Education will provide transportation to:
- Elementary students who live 1.2 km or more from their designated school
- Middle School students who live 2.4 km or more from their designated school
- High School students who live 2.4 km or more from their designated school
- Redcliff students will be transported to St. Michael School, St. Mary School and Monsignor McCoy High School
- Dunmore students will be transported to Mother Teresa School, St. Mary School and Monsignor McCoy High School
Students from all division attendance zones, regardless of their designated school boundary, may attend the following programs:
- École St. Thomas d'Aquin - French Immersion (Gr. K - 6)
- St. Mary's School - Fine Arts Academy and French Immersion (Gr. 7-9)
- Notre Dame Academy - Sports Academy (Gr. 6-9)
- Eligible Special Education students
Medicine Hat Transit Charter Services provides transportation for students attending Notre Dame Academy who reside in the areas of South Ridge, Saamis Heights, Vista Heights and Hamptons.
Transportation - Eligible Students:
- Grade 6 NDA students living more than 1.2 km from the school;
- Grade 7 to 9 NDA students living more than 2.4 km from the school;
- Eligible students will be provided a bus pass at no charge;
- Bus passes will be reserved and may be picked at Notre Dame Academy office;
- Students must show their bus pass in order to ride the Medicine Hat Transit Charter Bus.
Transportation - Ineligible Students:
- If space is available on the bus, Grade 6 to 9 students who are not eligible for a ‘paid pass’ may purchase the remaining bus passes on a ‘first come first serve’ basis at a cost of $38.50 per month;
- Available bus passes will be sold at Notre Dame Academy office;
- Only bus passes purchased through NDA will be valid and students must show their bus pass in order to ride the Medicine Hat Transit Charter bus.
The City of Medicine Hat Transit Services has indicated that the bus capacity for the Medicine Hat Transit Charter bus is 50 students (37 seating and 13 standing). Therefore, only 50 bus passes are available for both eligible and ineligible students.
Beginning in January 2018, Medicine Hat Transit Charter bus passes will be available for pick up and purchase on the 3rd Thursday of each month beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Notre Dame Academy office.