Newsletter Archive

Apr 27 - Outdoor Education: Hunter Training...

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

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...

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.

May 18 - Iron Chef Competition

Students in Ms. Dionisio's class will be competing in Iron Chef DVSS Edition to kick-start persuasive writing! Students...

May 11 - It's Time To Begin

The DVSS choir presents It’s Time To Begin (A Choral Rock Show) on Monday May 16, and Tuesday May 17 in the Kaleidosco...

Apr 29 - Farewell!

International students become like family to us and enrich our school experience.  Here we say a sad farewell to Nella...

Apr 22 - French Revolution Day!

Social 20-1 students each took on the persona (and costume) of a character from the French Revolution.  Maria-Antoinett...

Apr 19 - Competing Nationalist Loyalties

Social studies 20-1 has been exploring the tensions among nationalist and non-nationalist loyalties by attempting to rea...

Apr 19 - The Merchant of Venice Projects

Grade 10 students are handing in their culminating projects for the Shakesperian play, "The Merchant of Venice".  Eithe...

Apr 14 - Macbeth Production at Vertigo Theat...

Students, who have studied Shakespeare's "Macbeth", were definitely in for a treat last night.  A group of twenty went...

Apr 11 - DYNOS Apparel On SALE!

The DYNOS Student Council has brought in DYNOS apparel to sell to all students, staff, community and family members. Ple...

Mar 17 - Macbeth Goes on Trial

In a time honored tradition, Macbeth went on trial on Tuesday at the Drumheller courthouse.  Students represented the v...

Mar 16 - COSMO Facials

Well-Being Wednesdays have turned into the perfect SPA days in the DVSS COSMO Lab with students showing off their facial...

Mar 16 - Picture Perfect

Arts and Crafts students are in full swing. Some projects they have been working on include rug hooking, friendship brac...

Mar 16 - NHL Math and Science Presentation

One morning near the end of the first semester, all our grade 8 students participated in an NHL Math and Science worksho...

Mar 16 - Learning Math through games

Mr D's Math 7s were busy reviewing for their "Solving Equations" test coming up tomorrow by playing interactive math gam...

Mar 16 - Students Find Their Way at DVSS

Outdoor education students at DVSS are taking advantage of the fine spring weather and sharpening their navigational ski...

Mar 16 - Badminton Season

Badminton season is under way at DVSS. Students are asked to bring their own racquets. For more information speak with M...

Mar 16 - DVSS Office Happening

Things were very busy during January getting ready for Diplomas and February continued busy with the new semester.  The...

Mar 16 - A New National Coat of Arms for Can...

Social 20-1 students are redesigning the Canadian Coat of Arms to reflect their ideal mix of national and non-national l...

Mar 15 - Music Festival Performance

DDMFA is upon us. The band performs at the K-Scope theatre at 9:30am, Thursday, March 17. Admission is charged.