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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.
2:50p.m.-4:15p.m.
Holy Name
Fitch Street
Sacre Coeur
2 Aqueduct/Smith
8:05a.m.-9:05a.m.
2:45p.m.-3:45p.m
St. Kevin
Ross
3 Aquaduct N/O Smith
8:05a.m.-9:05a.m.
2:45p.m.-3:45p.m.
St.Kevins
Ross
4 Aqueduct/Thorold
8:05a.m.-9:05a.m.
2:45p.m.-3:45p.m.
St. Kevin
Ross
5 Thorold/Bridlewood
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
12:50p.m-1:35p.m.
3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Gordon
6 Bridlewood/Chapel Hill
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Gordon
7 First Avenue/Cedar Park
8:25a.m.-9:00a.m.
1:00p.m.-1:50p.m.
3:20p.m.-4:00p.m. 
Quaker Road
8 Thorold/Clare
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
12:50p.m.-1:35p.m.
3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Gordon
9 Crowland/Welland
7:40a.m.-9:00a.m.
2:40p.m.-4:00p.m.
St. Andrew
10 Lincoln/Dover
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:45p.m.
2:55p.m.-4:15p.m.
St. Mary
Plymouth
11 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
12 East Main/Wallace
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:50a.m.-12:45p.m.
3:10p.m.-4:00p.m.
St. Andrew
13 First Avenue/Trent
8:15a.m.-9:00a.m.
12:50a.m.-1:40p.m.
3:10p.m.-3:50p.m.
Glendale
14 Plymouth/First Street
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
2:45p.m.-3:45p.m. 
Plymouth
St. Mary
15 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
16 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
17 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
18 Hagar/Scholfield
7:50a.m.-9:05a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:35p.m.
2:45p.m.-4:00p.m
Princess Elizabeth
St. Andrews
Saint Francois-d’Assise
19 Lincoln/Hellems
8:10a.m.-9:00a.m.
11:35a.m.-1:45p.m.
3:00p.m.-4:15p.m.
St. Mary
Plymouth
20 Lincoln/Scholfield
7:40a.m.-9:15a.m.
11:30a.m.-1:45p.m.
2:45p.m.-4:15p.m.
Princess Elizabeth
Saint Francois-d’Assise
Champlain
21 King/Arena
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
2:45p.m.-4:00p.m
St. Mary
Plymouth
22 Lincoln/Southworth
7:40a.m.-9:15a.m.
11:30a.m.-1:45p.m.
2:45p.m.-4:15p.m.
Princess Elizabeth
St. Andrew
Saint Francois-d’Assise
23 Niagara S/O Thorold
8:05a.m.-9:05a.m.
11:55a.m-1:45p.m.
2:45p.m.-3:45p.m.
St. Kevin
Ross
24 Ontario/Southworth
8:05a.m.-9:05a.m.
12:55p.m.-1:40p.m.
3:20p.m.-4:00p.m. 
Diamond Trail
25 Plymouth N/O Third
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
2:45p.m.-3:45p.m.
St. Mary
Plymouth
26 Quaker W/O Rice
7:30a.m.-8:20a.m.
12:05p.m.-1:10p.m.
2:45p.m.-3:15p.m.
Nouvelle Horizon
27 Woodlawn/Rice
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Alexander Kuska
28 Southworth/Orchard
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Diamond Trail
29 Southworth/Fleet
7:45a.m.-9:15a.m.
2:45p.m.-4:15p.m.
Princess Elizabeth
Saint Francois-d’Assise
Diamond Trail
St. Mary
30 Rice/Eastwood
8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
3:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Alexander Kuska