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Oct 27 - Trip to Vimy Ridge

DVSS students (and their parents) who are in grades 7-10 this year, will have the unique opportunity to participate in an educational school trip aimed at making history come alive.  A school trip is being planned for April of 2017.  Participants will attend the 100th anniversary commemoration ceremonies of the victory at Vimy Ridge.  During the ten day trip they will also visit war cemeteries...

Oct 9 - Golden Hills Sees Growth in Student Achievement

October 9, 2014 PRESS RELEASE - Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and are improving in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2013-2014 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “We provide students with the tools they need to be successful 21st century learners” said Bevan Daverne, Superintendent of Schools. “This is made p...

Sep 24 - Subway Cards Fundraiser

DVSS Athletics will be selling a $70.00 value Subway Gift Card for $10.00. All proceeds will go to help with the Financial costs of hosting the 2015 2A boys Basketball Provincials being held March 19th to March 21st.  

Apr 8 - Shannon Palomaki, Excellence in Teaching Awards Semi-Finalist

Shannon Palomaki, a Golden Hills teacher at Drumheller Valley Secondary School is being recognized as a semi-Finalist in the Excellence in Teaching Awards. Following is an excerpt from a news release issued this morning. Click here for the complete announcement. April 8, 2013 Alberta teachers short-listed for prestigious award Over 100 educators from across Alberta will be for...