Christ the Redeemer School Division contracts its school bus service through Southland Transportation. We are committed to providing a safe and efficient method of transporting eligible students to and from school. More than 4,000 students access transportation within the communities of Brooks, Oyen, Okotoks, Strathmore, Drumheller, High River and Canmore. 

Requests for bus services and bus changes can be made online.

EXISTING CTR PARENTS: Existing CTR parents can request busing or make changes to your current busing service through your Parent Portal account on PowerSchool by clicking the SchoolEngage icon. The Bus Request and Change Form will be available on the portal under each student’s name. Click here to log into your Parent Portal:

If you are having trouble logging onto the Parent Portal, please contact your school.


For NEW parents who have already registered at one of our schools through SchoolEngage, your bus form will be available through your account once your registration form has been processed. Click here to register or sign into your SchoolEngage account:

For general inquiries, please contact our Transportation Officer Vanessa Douville at 403-938-8073 or toll-free at 1-800-737-9383.

Late, Delayed or Cancelled Bus Information

For the most up-to-date information on bus delays or cancellations click here on Bus Route Status.

If your bus is over 10 minutes late but not showing delayed please contact Southland Dispatch in your area for updated information:

Brooks Dispatch 1-877-533-3959
Canmore Dispatch – 1-866-962-7100
Drumheller Dispatch – 1-877-533-3953
High River Dispatch – 403-938-3966
Okotoks Dispatch – 403-938-3966
Strathmore Dispatch – 1-877-533-3959

For more information, contact the CTR Catholic Transportation Department

#301, 23 Riverside Drive, 3rd Floor PO Box 1318Okotoks, AB T1S 1M3email: