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This year’s 2022 – 2023 online store for PACER Wear is now open.  Our on-line store will run until Sunday October 2nd (closes at 11:59pm).  Don’t miss out on your chance to get this year’s PACER Wear!  Check out the latest styles and options of Pacer Wear:

hoodies and crew sweatshirts
sweatpants
t-shirts
hats and backpacks

Online store link:  https://dssspiritwear2022.itemorder.com/shop/home/
Delta Pacers Spirit Wear 2022
Pacer PE Clothing:
Show your school spirit and come prepared for PE class with our NEW Pacer PE Strip. … Read more »

School trustees are elected members of a board of education. They represent the public and advocate for public education in their community. They have one primary mandate: improving learning for all students.
Local school trustee elections allow the community an important opportunity to lead and oversee investment in public education. The next local elections will be held on October 15,… Read more »

As I look back on this past school year, the fall of 2021 seems like a distant memory. It’s hard to believe that we started the school year with numerous communicable disease health and safety restrictions and measures in place. Thankfully, since Spring Break, we have been able to resume more normal school operations,… Read more »

L-R: Delta Secondary Teacher Duncan Cowen, Udo Jahn, Modern Engineering, Courtenay Rimaldi, educator from Mission Secondary, Rene Ragetli, Construction Foundation of BC, with the new CNC mill
A state-of-the-art desktop Computer Numeric Control (CNC) mill is the latest addition to the workshops at Delta Secondary School (DSS). It will be used to give students insight into what a career in machining involves…. Read more »

Huge congratulations to Delta Secondary Student, Leila Pourshahriary. At the end of May, after competing against the best baking students across Canada at the 2022 Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC), Leila won the gold medal in Baking at the Secondary level.
Leila advanced to the National Competition after winning the BC Provincial Skills Canada Baking competition in April…. Read more »

2022-2023 Budget
BACKGROUND
Delta School District staff and the Board of Trustees are committed to a thoughtful and student-centred approach to balancing the budget each year.
A balanced budget is a stipulation of the School Act.
2022/23 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2022/23 is $166.2 million, down by $10 million from the 2021/2022 Amended Annual Operating Budget of $176.2 million…. Read more »

 

Tickets are now on sale!!!
$22.00 in advance $25.00 at the door
Doors open 6:15 p.m. performance starts at 7:00 p.m.  
Please note: we are currently booking to 50% capacity as per Provincial Health Orders for Schools so the tickets will be festival seating…. Read more »

Delta Secondary will be hosting Course Planning Evenings for parents via Zoom.  Please click on the link below for dates and zoom links.
Gr 7 Course Selection Night Letter Feb. 24, 2022
DSS Gr 8-11 Course Selection Night Invite Feb. 17, 2022Read more »

Delta has many different career program offerings through work experience, apprenticeships through the Youth Work in Trades and Youth Train in Trades programs and dual credit programs. There is even a program for students interested in starting their own business, the YELL program.
These programs need to be applied for well in advance…. Read more »

The Delta School District, in partnership with the Delta Police Department, Boys and Girls Club, YoBro YoGirl and Clinical Peer Advisor, Guy Felicella are pleased to present a three-part series to support parents and caregivers in South Delta.
Parent Education SeriesRead more »

Parent Teacher Interviews will take place Thursday, November 25th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.  There will be an adjusted schedule for the day. This year PTI will be done via Microsoft Outlook Teams and /or phone call based on the the teacher’s preferred means of communication.  Please see the letter from families from Mr…. Read more »

In April 2021, the Delta School District embarked on an exciting journey to develop its vision for the next decade.
An Advisory Committee comprised of representatives from our staff, students, education partners (CUPE 1091, Delta Teachers’ Association and Delta District Parent Advisory Council, and Delta Principals and Vice Principals Association), the Delta Board of Education and local First Nation Peoples – Musqueam and Tsawwassen First Nations –… Read more »

Please ensure that you are completing the Daily Health Check every day!
Daily-Health-Check Sept 22Read more »

We would like to welcome all band parents to attend our Fall Band Showcase!  Due to COVID protocols we are only allowed to host in Genesis Theatre up to half capacity (203 seats).  We have split our bands with the hope that all parents can attend (maximum of 3 tickets per student)…. Read more »

On Thursday, Oct. 7th, Delta Secondary School presented a Grade 12 Parent Information session highlighting Post Secondary and Scholarship information for Gr. 12 students as well as important information for parents and students around CLC & Capstone and grad activities.
Grade 12 Zoom Session Video
Post Secondary Admissions &Read more »

Our counsellors and teachers have worked hard ensuring that students and parents have been provided with the necessary information required to make wise course selections for the 2021/2022 school year.
Our school has been staffed, and our timetable designed, based on the course request that students made last spring.  Once staffing needs and the timetable have been determined,… Read more »

Bring your unwanted electronics to Sands Secondary this weekend to be recycled.
 
 
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In response to the tragic news of the remains of 215 children found at the former Residential School in Kamloops last week, the Delta School District held a ceremony at the School Board Office on June 1 to honour these children and all those affected by the Residential School System. Knowledge Keeper,… Read more »

This year, the theme for Emergency Preparedness Week (May 2 – 8) is “Be Ready for Anything”.
While the current global health crisis created by COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact, Emergency Preparedness Week is a reminder to us all to take actions to be better prepared to protect ourselves, individuals in our care and our families…. Read more »