School Bus Program
Did You Know?
Through the A Time To Build capital campaign, we have added 46,897 square feet of space to Luther College High School, including the Semple gymnasium - the largest high school gym in Regina.
In the late 1920's, during an in-house baseball tournament, Rex Schneider entered a team called "Prof Schneider's Battling Lions." This is the first hint that someday Luther teams would be known as the Lions.
Do you know someone in Kindergarten to Grade 8 that would like to be part of the Luther Family? Encourage them to join the Future Luther Student program!
The International Baccalaureate provides an enriched curriculum that both covers and extends beyond regular Saskatchewan curricula in its depth and detail. It emphasizes the development of the necessary critical skills that university-bound students need to master: reflecting, inquiring, thinking, analyzing and evaluating.
The first LIT was held on January 31, 1953. That year it was a one-day tournament involving sixteen teams from Southern Saskatchewan. All preliminary games were played cross court, two games at a time.
Luther graduates have gone on to universities such as Harvard, Oxford, Pennsylvania State, McGill, Queen’s and other renowned educational institutions throughout Canada, North America and the world.
When the College was first looking to relocate from Melville to Regina, it considered land at College & Winnipeg, College & Broad, and 23rd & Albert, finally settling on 18 acres of land on the west end of property owned by Government House, now called Royal Street.
The Tuck Shop for snacks was at the bottom of the south stairs going to what is now the cafeteria. The legendary beans in a cone were considered a healthier & cheaper alternative to what students purchased across the street at the Aintree.
School Bus Program
There are several routes within the city serviced by the Luther College High School bus program. As well, bus service is offered to rural residents with a pickup/drop-off at a central point in White City. Periodically, routes may be altered slightly depending on where the students participating in the program live. Only students enrolled at Luther College High School are eligible to use this service. Bussing begins on the second day of classes in the first semester and the first day of classes in the second semester.
Costs for 2018-19 are as follows (per semester):
2-way service in Regina - $305.00
1 way service in Regina - $205.00
2 way service from White City - $415.00
1 way service from White City - $260.00
Please note: a single ride bus pass may be purchased from the office. Costs will vary. Single-month passes are not offered. Refunds will not be issued once the semester begins.
How To Register
Bus registration for the second semester (beginning January 29, 2019) is now open. Registration forms and payments must be in by Monday, January 14, 2019. Please note payments received after 4:00 p.m. January 14 are subject to a $50 late fee and may result in a delay in service. Payments may be made in the main office, over the phone, or by sending in the attached credit card authorization form.
Please sign up using the registration form below.
Pick up times varies within the city. For the rural route, students are picked up at approximately 7:00 a.m. in White City. All buses depart at approximately 3:30 p.m. from Luther College High School. This schedule may be altered on days when there is early dismissal or special events.
In situations where the bus company in conjunction with Luther College has decided to cancel bus service, parents will be notified via email from the bus service provider (First Bus). Cancellations may occur due to severe weather or unsafe driving conditions.
If there are delays or cancellations with your student's Luther College High School bus (this does not include Prairie Valley buses), there are a couple of options available to you to find out information quickly:
- Call 306-721-4499 - First Student Canada's information hotline.
- There is also a website that you can access that will provide updated details of any cancellations or delays.
- You may subscribe to notifications to alert you if your student's school bus is delayed or cancelled.
- Cancellations impacting all buses will be posted to the www.luthercollege.edu/highschool website.
Regina Transit provides year-round transportation within Regina. There are multiple bus routes that stop near Luther College High School and connect with other routes around the city. Please visit the City of Regina's website for details.