Mar 20 - DVSS Horizons Leadership Conference...

DVSS along with GHSD will be hosting a one day Leadership Conference for any students Grade 7-12 to attend.  Please us...

Mar 10 - 100th Anniversary Vimy Ridge Trip

DVSS will be sending 80 students, staff and parents on a once in a lifetime trip April 6th. The group will be participat...

Mar 6 - DVSS Enterprise & Innovation thanks...

We would like to send a HUGE Thank you to all of the local businesses for supporting the Enterprise & Innovation class a...

Feb 17 - DVSS Student Earns Loran Scholarshi...

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

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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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Dynos Cheer Team Place 3rd at Alberta's Largest Cheer Competition
Senior Boys Basketball Win South Central JV Basketball Banner - 1st Place
Josh Thomson
Peter Kwok
Payton Zacharuk
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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Calgary Tower
Night -The prisoners of Auschwitz Concentration Camp: Faceless; without dignity; dehumanized and locked up.
Another Proposed Canadian Coat of Arms
Proposed New Canadian Coat of Arms
Grade 10 Students Eat the Leftovers
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!!!
Mar 15 - Celebrating Pi Day at DVSS

To those who enjoy math, March 14 is a special day celebrating the irrational number pi (3.14) which is used for finding...

Feb 27 - Science 9 Building DNA Models

As we go through the Biological Diversity Unit of Science 9 students take a moment to get hands on with DNA. 

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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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FOR Club Hosts - Pink Shirt Day at DVSS
DVSS attends WE Day
World of Choices for Grade 11 Students
Mar 20 - DVSS Horizons Leadership Conference...

DVSS along with GHSD will be hosting a one day Leadership Conference for any students Grade 7-12 to attend.  Please us...

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Calendar of Events

March 2017

  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
    • School Closure: E.D.O.
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
    • Music Festival
  • 13
    • Music Festival
  • 14
    • Music Festival
    • 7:00p School Council Meeting
  • 15
    • Music Festival
    • Staff Meeting
  • 16
    • Music Festival
    • Grade 9 to 10 Transition Information Meeting
    • 3:45p Parent Teacher Interviews
  • 17
    • Music Festival
    • St Patrick's Day
    • School Closure: Day in Lieu of P/T Interviews
  • 18
    • Music Festival
  • 19
    • Music Festival
  • 20
    • Music Festival
  • 21
    • Music Festival
  • 22
    • Music Festival
  • 23
    • Music Festival
  • 24
    • Music Festival
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
    • 10:04 CRAYS Survey for Gr. 9-12
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
    • School Closure: Collaborative PD Day