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Crossing Guards

Please obey the rules of the road and be attentive in areas of Schools or School Crossing locations, your child’s safety may depend on it!

How to apply to be a Crossing Guard

To apply for a School Crossing Guard position with the City of Welland, visit our employment webpage.

School Crossing Guards must be sixteen years of age or older and must provide a criminal record summary.  In addition, school crossing guards must be will to work in various types of weather conditions.

General Information

  • School Crossing guards have one of the most responsible and important positions within the City of Welland, to ensure the safety of pedestrians when crossing a roadway.
  • Through recently approved legislation, a school crossing guard is required to cross all pedestrians, not just children.
  • A school crossing guard is a person employed by a municipality and who directs the movement of pedestrians across a highway.
  • A hand held stop sign is displayed in an upright position and facing traffic approaching in each direction.
  • School Crossing Guards are regulated to stop the movement of traffic under the authority of the Highway Traffic Act
  • Stop your vehicle a safe distance before reaching a designated school crossing.
  • Guards are on duty as follows:
    • Direct vicinity of school - ½ hour prior to admission and after dismissal
    • Locations further away - ¾ hours.

Locations and Schedules of Crossing Guards (Map of Locations)

Map # LOCATION & TIMES SCHOOL(S)
1 Fitch/Aquador
8:00a.m.-9:15a.m. 
11:40a.m.-1:50p.m.
2:55p.m.-4:15p.m.
Holy Name
Fitch Street
Sacre Coeur
2 Aqueduct/Smith
8:15a.m.-9:05a.m.
11:45a.m-1:45p.m.
3:20p.m.-4:00p.m
St. Kevin
Ross
3 Aquaduct N/O Smith
8:15a.m.-9:05a.m.
11:45a.m.-1:45p.m.
3:20p.m.-4:00p.m.
St.Kevins
Ross
4 Aqueduct/Thorold
8:15a.m.-9:05a.m.
11:45a.m.-1:45p.m.
3:20p.m.-4:00p.m.
St. Kevin
Ross
5 Thorold/Bridlewood
8:10a.m.-8:50a.m.
12:50p.m-1:35p.m.
3:00p.m.-3:50p.m.
Gordon
6 Bridlewood/Chapel Hill
8:10a.m.-8:50a.m.
12:50p.m.-1:35p.m.
3:00p.m.-3:50p.m.
Gordon
7 Broadway/St. George
Removed January 22, 2018
St. Augustine
8 First Avenue/Cedar Park
8:25a.m.-9:00a.m.
1:00p.m.-1:50p.m.
3:20p.m.-3:55p.m. 
Quaker Road
9 Thorold/Clare
8:10a.m.-8:50a.m.
12:50p.m.-1:35p.m.
3:00p.m.-3:50p.m.
Gordon
10 Crowland/Welland
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.

3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
St. Andrew
11 Lincoln/Dover
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:45p.m.
2:55p.m.-4:15p.m.
St. Mary
Plymouth
12 East Main/St. Andrew’s
8:05a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:45a.m.-12:45p.m.
3:05p.m.-3:55p.m.
St. Andrew’s
13 East Main/Wallace
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:50a.m.-12:45p.m.
3:10p.m.-4:00p.m.
St. Andrew
14 First Avenue/Trent
8:15a.m.-9:00a.m.
12:50a.m.-1:40p.m.
3:10p.m.-3:50p.m.
Glendale
15 Plymouth/First Street
8:10a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:45p.m.
3:00p.m.-4:00p.m. 
Plymouth
St. Mary
16 Prince Charles/Fitch
8:00a.m.-9:15a.m.
11:40a.m.-1:50p.m.
2:55p.m.-4:15p.m.
Holy Name
Sacré-Coeur
Fitch Street
17 Fitch/Riverview
8:00a.m.-9:15a.m.
11:40a.m.-1:50p.m.
2:55p.m.-4:15p.m.
Holy Name
Fitch Street
Sacré-Coeur
18 Fitch/Wilson
8:00a.m.-9:15a.m.
11:40a.m.-1:50p.m.
2:55p.m.-4:15p.m.
Holy Name
Fitch Street
Sacré-Coeur
19 Hagar/Scholfield
7:45a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:35p.m.
2:45p.m.-4:00p.m
Princess Elizabeth
St. Andrews
Saint Francois-d’Assise
20 Lincoln/Hellems
8:10a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:45p.m.
3:00p.m.-4:15p.m.
St. Mary
Plymouth
21 Lincoln/Scholfield
7:40a.m.-9:15a.m.
11:30a.m.-1:40p.m.
2:45p.m.-4:15p.m.
Princess Elizabeth
Saint Francois-d’Assise
Champlain
22 King/Arena
8:00a.m.-8:55a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:45p.m.
3:05p.m.-4:00p.m
St. Mary
Plymouth
23 Lincoln/Southworth
7:45a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:35p.m.
2:45p.m.-4:15p.m.
Princess Elizabeth
St. Andrew
Saint Francois-d’Assise
24 Niagara S/O Thorold
8:15a.m.-9:05a.m.
11:55a.m-1:45p.m.
3:15p.m.-4:00p.m.
St. Kevin
Ross
25 Ontario/Southworth
8:05a.m.-9:00a.m.
12:55p.m.-1:45p.m.
3:20p.m.-4:00p.m. 
Diamond Trail
26 Plymouth N/O Third
8:10a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:45p.m.
3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
St. Mary
Plymouth
27 Quaker W/O Rice
7:30a.m.-8:20a.m.
12:05p.m.-1:10p.m.
2:45p.m.-3:15p.m.
Nouvelle Horizon
28 Woodlawn/Rice
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.

3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Alexander Kuska
29 Southworth/Orchard
8:15a.m.-9:00a.m.
12:55p.m.-1:45p.m.
3:20p.m.-4:00p.m.
Diamond Trail
30 Southworth/Fleet
7:45a.m.-9:15a.m.

2:45p.m.-4:15p.m.
Princess Elizabeth
Saint Francois-d’Assise
Champlain
Diamond Trail
St. Mary
31 Rice/Eastwood
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.

3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Alexander Kuska