School buses cancelled throughout the area

With a storm on the way, school buses have been cancelled through much of the area Thursday (Feb. 17).

The Durham District School Board has cancelled buses in Zone 1 (Brock), Zone 2 (Uxbridge) and Zone 3 (Scugog). Buses are running in Zone 4 (Pickering, Ajax, Oshawa, Whitby).

Elementary schools remain open,” reads a media release from the DDSB.

“Secondary schools in Zones 1, 2 & 3 to switch to virtual learning.”

Buses have also been cancelled for the York Region District School Board and Trillium Lakelands District School Board.

“Due to poor road conditions, and the forecast for poor weather conditions to continue throughout the day, all buses to schools in the City of Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton, and Muskoka for TLDSB have been cancelled for Thursday, February 17,” reads a post from the TLDSB on social media.

“Schools are closed to students and remote learning will be offered to all students within the region.”

Buses have also been cancelled in the North Zone of the Simcoe County District School Board as well as Muskoka.