Monday to Thursday Morning Runs
The foot ferry will leave Alert Bay at 7:10 with the Grades 10, 11, and 12 students. There will be a bus to take them to the ferry in Alert Bay and there will be a bus that takes them on the Port McNeill side up to the school.
The foot ferry will then turn around to pick up the grade 8 and 9’s in Alert Bay. There will be bus to take them to the ferry and a bus on the Port McNeill side to take them up to the school.
Monday to Thursday Afternoon Runs
New: New afternoon schedules are being made so that students are not arriving home so late in the day. The foot ferry will leave Port McNeill at 3:10pm and take the 10, 11, and 12 students back to Alert Bay. Adjusted bus schedules are being made for pick up and drop off. As soon as we have them, we will share them on the NISS website.
The foot ferry will then turn around to go back to Port McNeill to pick up the grade 8 and 9 students to take them home at 4:35pm. There will be buses for pick up and drop off.
The foot ferry will pick up the regular runs in the morning and in the afternoon all the students will take the BC Aurora ferry home at the end of the day at 2:20.
To make up the instructional hours, students can complete work from teachers on the ferry or they can attend noon hour tutorials or they can attend Youth Drop-In at the school from 3:30-5:30 on Wednesdays.