Feb 17 - DVSS Student Earns Loran Scholarshi...

Drumheller Valley Secondary School (DVSS) student Jessica Francis has been awarded the Loran Scholarship - which is valu...

Feb 6 - Keeping Your Contact Information Up...

It is important for parents and guardians to check and update their contact information at the school. Many teachers are...

Jan 18 - LA 9 PAT's start tomorrow!

Sharpen the pencils, the Provincial Achievement Tests start tomorrow! LA9 classes are part of the piloting of the semest...

Jan 18 - DVSS Staff Make Pancake Breakfast f...

The staff at DVSS on December 22, 2017 made breakfast for students and the local community. A great time was had by all....

Jan 18 - Photo Contest

The yearbook team is busy working on this year's yearbook and would love your help collecting photos.  You can upload y...

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Learning for Life...


To Engage Possibilities and Embrace Potential


Inspiring a caring and courageous community of lifelong learners; empowering global citizens for generations. 

Over the past eight years we have had hundreds of students join us from all over the world. Countries represented in our school are: Canada, Mexico, Columbia, Brazil, Turkey, Germany, Switzerland, China, Korea, Japan, Jordan, Dubai, Taiwan, and Spain.

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Drumheller, AB
T0J 0Y5
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Josh Thomson
Peter Kwok
Payton Zacharuk
Lucas Aulenback
Racheal Fawibe
Jan 18 - Curling Underway @ DVSS

The 2016-2017 Curling Season is underway at DVSS with a Men's, Women's, and Mixed teams all excited about the upcoming r...

Dec 21 - DVSS Jr. A Girls Win Threehills Tou...

On December 17, 2016 the DVSS Junior A Girls Basketball Team Travelled to Threehills. The Girls played 3 tough games, bu...

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Fine Arts

Rehearsal for #alice
We will rock you!
Insrumental performance at Fine Arts Night.
Vocal entertainment at Senior's Christmas Dinner.
Fun times!
Jan 18 - Students rock it out at this year'...

 Ms. Sakofsky's senior high band put on a great performance at this year's annual pancake breakfast on December 22, 201...

Jan 18 - Working on Mannequin video

Remaining absolutely still and quiet is an immense challenge for Jr High students.

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The Radley house - TKAM
The Radley House - TKAM
Boo Radley's House - To Kill a Mockingbird
Calgary Tower
Group shot - one of many - with Mayor Nenshi
Feb 15 - All about narratives

Mr. Bjel's Language Arts 9 class is nearing completion of their short story unit.  After having explored some one dozen...

Jan 18 - Which Political Cartoon do you Pre...

In Grade 7 Social Studies, students are exercising their wit and knowledge of the fur trade to create a thoughtful and c...

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Math & Science

Ready... Set... Go!
Learning About Static Electricity!
Biology Activities
Digestion In A Bag!!!
Jan 18 - Science 8 Eyeballs!

Some of the science 8 students had the opportunity to reinforce what they have learned about the physiology of an eyebal...

Jan 18 - Learning About Refraction

In Science 8 the students are learning about refraction. The students were enjoying experimenting with different materia...

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COSMO Students Halloween Makeup @ BCF
COSMO Students offer Halloween Make-Up Service
Photography at DVSS
Model House completed!
DVSS Newscast Has Started Up!
Jan 18 - CALM

Mr. Hatch presenting to the CALM class on sexual health.

Jan 18 - Learning Soldering skills

Students working on ELT modules got a chance to develop their soldering skills by putting an LED and resistor together o...

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DVSS attends WE Day
World of Choices for Grade 11 Students
Leadership Initiatives
Nov 29 - Congratulations Jessica

Congratulations to Jessica Francis on being selected as a semi-finalist by the Loran Scholars Foundation!  Jessica Fran...

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Calendar of Events

February 2017

  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • 1
    • Semester 2 Begins
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
    • School Closure: E.D.O.
    • Grad Photos
  • 11
    • Grad Photos
    • Second Semester School Photos: New Students or Retakes
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
    • Valentine's Day
    • 7:00p School Council Meeting
  • 15
    • School Photos: New Students or Retakes
    • Staff Meeting
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
    • School Closure: Family Day
  • 21
    • School Closure: E.D.O.
  • 22
    • School Closure: Collaborative PD Day
  • 23
    • School Closure: Teachers' Convention
  • 24
    • School Closure: Teachers' Convention
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28