Newsletter Archive

Jun 5 - Spring Fine Arts Night

Come on out and enjoy an evening of excellent entertainment from the DVSS Fine Arts Department. Students have been worki...

May 31 - DVSS TRACK AND FIELD

The DVSS track and field team has been busy the last two weeks participating in division meets and then Zones. Lucas Au...

May 17 - ESL Speed Dating

ESL student try to find their "movie" soulmate by speed dating and quizzing each other on their favourite films.

May 17 - Fun with science labs

Chemistry 30's performing a lab.

May 17 - Trip of a Lifetime

On April 6, 2017 81 students, parents and staff from DVSS left Drumheller for the trip of a lifetime. We spent 10 days t...

May 17 - Recreational Leadership-Flag Footba...

Senior High students coaching  junior high students in recreational leadership.

May 17 - Testing the waters.

Jr. Band members raided the instrument storage room and had the opportunity to test out other instruments. Some wild and...

May 17 - See the Unseen!

The science 8 students have tried their hands at microscopy lately.  The students have had the challenge of creating we...

May 17 - Magic League Tournament Showdown.

Magic League players practiced all month by playing each other, testing and building new decks, and then competing again...

May 17 - Junior High Construction

Junior High Construction classes have been busy creating projects. This bench was designed and built by a grade 9 studen...

May 16 - Eveline Charles Academy Teaching @...

DVSS COSMO students have been lucky to have Samantha McLachlan from the Eveline Charles Academy visit and share her kno...

May 16 - Underwater fun

In April the Pe 20/30 class went to the pool and had a chance to explore the power of scuba.

May 15 - DVSS Hosts Canada 150 Community Eve...

DVSS will be hosting a Canada 150 Event on Thursday June 1, 2017 and would like to see the community involved. Stop by f...

May 12 - Holes

Apr 27 - Outdoor Education: Hunter Training...

Outdoor Education – Hunter Training Camp 2017 Parental/Guardian Information Dear Parents: Students eligible f...

Apr 13 - Mestizo Party Pinata!

Coltin trys his hand at smahing his way through a pinata during our social 8 end of the Aztec unit Mestizo party. 

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 15 - Physics 30-all charged up!

Electrostatics!

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...

Feb 15 - Chem 20 melting point test

Testing theories

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 30 -

The DVSS Counselling Team Presents………… “It’s a Girl Thing’ Through fun activities and conversation, th...

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 - ESL Holes Project

Our ESL class has just finished their novel Holes. To show their understanding of the setting of the novel, they're cr...

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 - 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 17 - Junior High Construction

Another successful project completed in a grade 7 construction class.

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...

Dec 19 - Physics Field trip

Physics students from DVSS and Threehills took the yellow bus to West Edmonton mall to enjoy the rides and perform calcu...

Dec 17 - Oldest Cheerleader around

On Dec. 17, our Junior Dynos Cheer Team held a one day camp with three professional gym coaches from Cheerific Gym in Ed...

Nov 29 - All Shook Up

Kaleidoscope Theatre is pleased to sponsor Drumheller Valley Secondary School’s (DVSS) presentation of “All Shook Up...

Nov 24 - Subway Cards for Sale

Just in time for Christmas. Our Subway card fundraiser is back for our Athletic teams. Starting Monday November 28th, yo...

Nov 16 - Student Leaders Make CONNECTIONS ar...

This Spring, student leaders at DVSS will be participating in the CONNECTIONS Leadership program which is based on Envi...

Nov 16 - Senior Titans Finish Season

The senior Titans have once again qualified for provincial competition however their post season was cut short by the Ta...

Nov 16 - Science 9

Science 9 has been working on their electricity unit and on Tuesday they did two labs. The first one was building an ele...

Nov 16 - Language Arts 8A Research Paper

Mrs. Augey is teaching Grade 8 Language Arts students how to create a research paper. For the month of November students...

Nov 16 - Veteran Research Project

Social 9 students this semester had an opportunity to work on a  research project on some Veteran's from World War I ,...

Nov 10 - Balloon rockets

Physics 20 students are using Newtons 3rd law to design and test a balloon rocket. The goal was to have it propell itsel...

Sep 23 - Come see a musical!

All Shook Up curtain goes up... November 29, 30 December 1, 2, 3, 4. Kaleidescope Theatre

Sep 21 - Rock You We Will

Drumline has started out in full force in Sr. Band. We will rock your socks off! Look for us at the Remembrance Day Cere...

Sep 21 - Allergy/ Sensitivity Reminder

This is just a reminder to all staff, students, parents, guardians and the general public who visit DVSS that there are...

Jun 10 - Grad Celebration 2016

In celebration and honour of the graduating class of 2016 the staff at DVSS adorned their gowns and hoods representing t...

Jun 6 - Track and Field Provincials

It was a beautiful weekend in the province's capital for the Senior High Track and Field Provincials held at Foote Field...

Jun 2 - 28 Day Challenge!

Ms. Dionisio's classes are doing a 28 day challenge for the month of June. It is a great day to finish off the school ye...

May 27 - Annual Mousetrap Car Race

Every year the science 8 classes at DVSS demonstrate what they have learned during their mechanical systems unit with a...

May 25 - OneMatch - STEM CELL Pledge Drive -...

If you are between the ages of 17 to 35 come to the DVSS library from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on Monday, May 30, 2016. htt...

May 19 - Senior Titans Kick Off Spring 2016

The senior Titans traveled to Lethbridge to take on a larger school from Catholic Central High.  The Cougars came out r...

May 19 - We love NYC!!

We're home safe and sound from our trip to New York! What an incredible experience! The Drumheller Mail INsider did a gr...

May 18 - Cheerleading Provincials

Our Dynos  Cheerleaders senior girls placed 7th in their division in April 2016.