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Report Cards and Parent-Teacher InterviewsPosted on Feb 6 2020
Report cards have been prepared and will be sent home with your student today. Parent-Teacher interviews will take place on a drop-in basis on Thursday, March 5th from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. No appointment necessary!
Grad Photo Sign-UpPosted on Jan 7 2020
Grad photo sign-up sheets are at the office! Please ensure that you have booked an appointment for either Thursday, January 16th or Friday, January 17th. The $35.00 sitting fee includes 3 - 8x10 proofs and a 8x10 Grad Commencement Photo at year end.…
Parent-Teacher InterviewsPosted on Nov 14 2019
Parent-Teacher interviews take place on a drop-in basis on Thursday, November 28 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. No appointment necessary!
DTHS FUNDRAISER!!Posted on Oct 29 2019
Cookie Dough Order Forms available at the office! Deadline for orders November 22/19.
Graduating Class of 2020 Harvest SupperPosted on Oct 23 2019
Thursday, October 24, 2019 Leslieville Community Hall 4:30 – 8:00 p.m. Admission Prices 13 - Adult - $15.00 Seniors - $12.00 12 and under - $5.00 Preschool – Free Turkey and Roast Beef Take Out Orders Available Call 403.729.3767
DTHS School Clothing Now Available!Posted on Oct 15 2019
Thanks to West Stitch we have school logo clothing available again at excellent prices. We have five items that are available for purchase – order forms are available at the school office. DTHS SCHOOL CLOTHING PRICE LIST: 1.Vintage Hoodie - $48.00…
DTHS Fall Awards NightPosted on Sep 19 2019
DTHS Fall Awards Ceremony Friday, October 11th @ 7:00 p.m. Come out and celebrate our students’ successes –everyone is welcome to attend!
Grade 8 Parent Orientation Night!!Posted on Aug 29 2019
Grade 8 Parent Orientation Night!! Thursday, August 29th @ 7:00 p.m. is Grade 8 Parent and Student Orientation Night @ DTHS! If your child is entering Grade 8 in September, please plan to attend. This session will include important information as well…
Enjoy Your Summer!Posted on Jun 28 2019
The school office opens on Wednesday, August 28, 2019. First day of school for students is Tuesday, September 3, 2019. Have an excellent summer!
June Report CardsPosted on Jun 25 2019
Please note, report cards will be mailed home during the first week of July. Report cards will NOT be available for pick-up at the school office.
Black & Blue Awards CeremonyPosted on May 24 2019
Black & Blue Athletic Awards will be held on Monday, June 10/19. Beef on a Bun will be served at 5:30 p.m. for $5/person. Awards Ceremony begins at 6:00 p.m. If you plan to attend the supper portion of our evening, please notify the school office by…
RV Service Technician Information Night!Posted on Apr 9 2019
RV Service Technician Information Night! Agenda's for this event can be picked up at the office.
Parent-Teacher InterviewsPosted on Feb 11 2019
Parent-Teacher interviews will take place on a drop-in basis on Wednesday, February 27 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. No appointment necessary!
School MessengerPosted on Jan 17 2019
Parents and Guardians You can take advantage of our Text Messaging Service Our school utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts…
Free Pancake Breakfast and PJ DayPosted on Dec 20 2018
Friday, December 21st - Free Pancake Breakfast and PJ Day!
2017/18 Yearbooks have arrived!!Posted on Dec 5 2018
We are excited to announce that our 2017/2018 yearbooks have arrived!! If you ordered one last year please collect it from the office at your earliest convenience! We hope that you enjoy revisiting the great memories, captured in your yearbook. We…
School Fee StatementsPosted on Nov 7 2018
School Fee Statements will go home on Thursday, November 8th with Report Cards. Please sign up for School Cash Online or contact the office to make payment arrangements.
Picture Re-Take Day - October 29Posted on Oct 16 2018
School picture re-takes are scheduled for Monday, October 29.
Turkey Trot and Terry Fox RunPosted on Oct 1 2018
The Turkey Trot and Terry Fox Run has been postponed until Friday, October 5th.
Order Your School Pictures!!Posted on Sep 14 2018
School Pictures are online and ready for you to order. Go to www.SmartOrders.ca and use the access code given to your student on picture day. Need help with your order? Call 1-877-838-0800
SafeArrivalPosted on Sep 12 2018
At Wild Rose School Division, one of our greatest priorities is ensuring that all our students arrive safely at school each and every day. To enhance our existing absence-checking procedure, we are introducing a new, more efficient student absence reporting…
Meet The Teacher BBQ!Posted on Sep 12 2018
Meet The Teacher BBQ!Please join us on Wednesday, September 19 from 5 pm – 8 pm for DTHS Meet the Teacher Night. Everyone is encouraged to attend! Meet our dedicated staff members and enjoy a delicious BBQ supper, cooked by our Students in Action group…
David Thompson High School Modernization UpdatePosted on Jun 19 2018
CORRIDOR PUBLIC MEETING TONIGHT!! TUESDAY, JUNE 19 @ 7:00 P.M. The purpose of this meeting will be to update the community on our plans and the work we are doing with Alberta education regarding the eventual closure of DTHS and changes to Leslieville…
Black and Blue Athletic AwardsPosted on May 30 2018
There was an error in the date of the Black and Blue Athletic Awards printed in the newsletter, the correct date is June 14/18.
How The West Was WornPosted on May 29 2018
A DTHS Drama Production! Tuesday, June 12/18 at 7:00 p.m. Donations to the Drama Club will be accepted at the door. Appropriate for all ages.
DTHS Closure Meeting!!Posted on May 24 2018
Wild Rose School Division will be hosting a public meeting on June 19th at 7 p.m. at David Thompson High School. The purpose of this meeting will be to update the community on our plans and the work we're doing with Alberta education regarding the…
Mock Vehicle AccidentPosted on May 16 2018
There will be a Mock Vehicle Accident being held at DTHS on the morning of May 17th.
2018/19 School RegistrationPosted on Apr 19 2018
2018-2019 School Registration Requirements. Required documentation for returning students will be included with the April Report Card. RETURNING STUDENTS must: Confirm the information on your child’s Student Demographic Verification Report is accurate…
Alberta Education Accountability Pillar SurveyPosted on Jan 18 2018
Alberta Education Accountability Pillar
Modernization Meeting ReminderPosted on Dec 12 2017
Tonight is the modernization meeting at DT: 4:00 - staff 7:00 - parents and community members
Important MessagePosted on Dec 4 2017
David Thompson High School Modernization Update & Impact on all Corridor Schools - As many are aware, progress on the David Thompson High School modernization project has encountered a major setback related to the sewage lagoon. As a result, Alberta…
Volleyball ProvincialsPosted on Nov 23 2017
Good Luck to our Senior Girls as they represent DTHS at Volleyball Provincials!!
Internet Information Night - December 4th @ Pioneer SchoolPosted on Nov 20 2017
Internet Information Night
Student PhotosPosted on Oct 10 2017
If you have not received your student pictures or you need a reference number to order online, please contact the office at 403.729.3930.
60th Anniversary!!!Posted on Sep 8 2017
David Thompson High School is celebrating their 60th Anniversary! All DTHS alumni and former staff members are encouraged to attend. Thursday, September 14, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. FREE hamburgers, juice and cake.
Green Certificate Information Meeting!!Posted on Sep 7 2017
Information Meeting Wednesday, September 13th at 11:00 am. Interested students, parents or trainers are encouraged to attend. For more information contact Norma Thompson at email@example.com
Welcome Back!Posted on Aug 30 2017
First day of school is Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Welcome back!
Junior Track & Field ResultsPosted on Jun 23 2017
Grade 8 & 9 Track and Field Results Here are the winners of the awards for this year. Points awarded as follows: 4 points for a first place ribbon 3 points for a second place ribbon 2 points for a third place ribbon 1 point for a fourth place ribbon…
National Aboriginal DayPosted on Jun 19 2017
To celebrate National Aboriginal Day on June 21, DTHS will be providing a free BBQ lunch to our students and staff members.
Black & Blue Awards CeremonyPosted on May 30 2017
Black & Blue Athletic Awards! Tuesday, June 13 Beef on a Bun will be served at 5:30 p.m. for $5 per person. Awards Ceremony begins at 6:15 p.m. If you plan to attend the supper portion of our evening, please notify the school office by Friday, June 9.
School Cash Online!Posted on May 23 2017
School Cash Online! School Cash Online is now live! Wild Rose School Division is now offering School Cash Online as its preferred method of payment for all school fees, including everything from field trips to yearbooks. https://wildrose.schoolcashonline.com
School Cash Online - Coming Soon!Posted on May 1 2017
School Cash Online To make paying school fees easier, Wild Rose School Division will soon be accepting online payments. School Cash Online allows parents and community members to pay school-related fees online safely, quickly and easily. With School…
NEW FOR 2017-2018!Posted on May 1 2017
If your child plans to continue attending DTHS next year, you must fill out a registration form and return it to the school as soon as possible. Deadline for registrations is June 1st, 2017. This form is a fillable PDF, so you may type your information…
PowerSchool PortalsPosted on Apr 10 2017
Please note that some features of our PowerSchool Parent and Student Portals have been disabled while we prepare report cards. These features will be restored on April 21, 2017.
First Aid CoursePosted on Apr 6 2017
DTHS is offering a First Aid course on Monday, April 24 and Tuesday, April 25. The fee for students is $40 each. There are only 18 spots available, so sign up at the office today!
Work Experience and RAP InformationPosted on Mar 13 2017
RAP Information Work Experience Information
Grade 8 Aztec/Spanish MuseumPosted on Mar 13 2017
The grade eights will be hosting an Aztec/Spanish Museum in the Library on Tuesday, March 21 from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. Parents and community members are welcome to attend!
Cupcakes!Posted on Feb 13 2017
Celebrate Valentine's Day and donate to a great cause! The grade nines will be selling cupcakes at lunch on February 14th for $3 each, with all proceeds going to the Red Deer & District SPCA.
Report Cards and Parent-Teacher InterviewsPosted on Feb 8 2017
Report cards have been prepared and will be sent home with your child tomorrow. Full access to the PowerSchool portal is now available. Parent-Teacher interviews take place on a drop-in basis on Thursday, February 16 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. No appointment…
Chromebooks!Posted on Feb 1 2017
DTHS is pleased to announce that we are now able to offer a Chromebook to each one of our students! A Chromebook will be assigned to each student until the end of the school year, at which point it must be returned to the school library. Students…
Attention Grade 12 Students:Posted on Jan 17 2017
Graduation photos have been scheduled for Tuesday, March 14 and Wednesday, March 15. Appointment sign up sheets will be available at the office in the near future.
Voyageurs Savings Cards!Posted on Dec 15 2016
The Voyageurs Savings Card is back again! The cards feature many great deals and lots of savings from local businesses. For each $20 savings card a student sells, they will receive a $10 credit towards school fees, field trip fees, sports fees etc. What…
School ClothingPosted on Nov 10 2016
DTHS clothing has arrived - pick up an order form at the office today!
School ClothingPosted on Nov 10 2016
DTHS clothing has arrived - pick up an order form at the office today!
Attention Parents:Posted on Nov 10 2016
Report cards will be sent home with students today. Parent-Teacher Interviews take place Thursday, November 17 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. The interviews will be drop-in only, no appointment necessary!
Remembrance Day CeremonyPosted on Nov 8 2016
Our Remembrance Day Ceremony takes place on Thursday, November 10 @ 10:30 a.m. in the school gym. Everyone is welcome to attend!
Parent-Teacher InterviewsPosted on Nov 8 2016
Parent-Teacher Interviews take place Thursday, November 17 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. The interviews will be drop-in only, no appointment necessary!
Attention Grade 12 Students:Posted on Oct 26 2016
The Jostens Ring Man will be visiting our school on Tuesday, November 1 and Wednesday, November 2 by appointment only. Pick up a brochure and sign up for an appointment at the school office!
Chromebook Rentals Now Available!Posted on Oct 25 2016
Attention Parents: DTHS students have the option to rent a school-owned Chromebook for the 2016-2017 school year! The rental fee has now been set at $100; if the Chromebook is returned in good condition at the end of the school year, the full $100 will…
Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs SurveyPosted on Oct 20 2016
Students at DTHS will be asked to be a part of the 2016/2017 Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey (CSTADS). This survey will gather details about health and behaviours among youth. This project has been approved by our School Board and…
Congratulations!Posted on Oct 14 2016
The grade 8s and 9s were amazing at the Cross Country meet in Lacombe on Thursday, October 13, bringing home a banner for the gym! Grade 9 Girls: Laurel Lee finished in the top 25. Grade 8 Girls: Ava Beisal won a silver medal, Juliet Korth placed 4th,…
Please Note:Posted on Oct 14 2016
Due to technical difficulties, the Grade 8 class split will take place on Monday, October 17. Classes will run as usual for Grade 8 today.
Important AnnouncementsPosted on Oct 13 2016
DTHS would like to welcome our Vice-Principal Mrs. Glass back from her leave. We are very excited to have her back in our school. She will be teaching Math 8, 9 and Health & Leadership 8. We would like to thank Ms. Caron for the excellent job…
Important MessagePosted on Sep 30 2016
During the evening of Sep. 29, rumours spread regarding a threat against DTHS for Friday, Sep. 30. As per Division policy, these rumours were fully investigated by school and Division administration with involvement from the RCMP and found not to be…
DTHS Fall Awards NightPosted on Sep 14 2016
DTHS Fall Awards Night takes place Friday, October 7th @ 7 p.m.Everyone is welcome to attend!
Green Certificate Presentation at DTHS!Posted on Sep 7 2016
Want to learn more about the Green Certificate program? Tuesday, September 13 @ 11:05 a.m. Students, parents and trainers are all encouraged to attend.
Chromebook Rentals Now Available!Posted on Sep 6 2016
Attention Parents: DTHS students now have the option to rent a school-owned Chromebook for the 2016-2017 school year! The rental fee has been set at $150; if the Chromebook is returned in good condition at the end of the school year, $100 will be refunded…
PAT and Diploma Exam Schedule June 2016Posted on Jun 8 2016
PAT and Diploma Exam Schedule June 2016
Report Cards and Parent-Teacher InterviewsPosted on Apr 21 2016
Report cards will be sent home with students today. Parent-Teacher Interviews take place on Thursday, April 28. Drop in any time between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. to meet with your child's teachers - no appointment necessary!
Dress Code ReminderPosted on Apr 18 2016
DRESS CODE – Students are expected to: - dress in a clean, neat manner - not wear headgear in the school during school hours - wear shoes at all times - when appropriate, wear shorts and skirts of a reasonable length (Plus or minus…
ACCA Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp!Posted on Apr 7 2016
This leadership camp runs for students aged 11-18 (as of June 24, 2016) during an assigned week at Goldeye near Nordegg. Details can be found on their website at www. acca.coop. The David Thompson Rec. Board has sponsored selected students in the past…
Hazardous Material Tests Being ConductedPosted on Mar 24 2016
Between March 24-31 hazardous material workers will be coming into our school to conduct tests concerning the modernization of our school. We ask that during this time everyone remains out of the school.
Aztec vs. Spanish MuseumPosted on Mar 15 2016
You Are Invited! What: Aztec vs Spanish Museum - Curated by the Grade 8 Social Studies Class When: Tuesday, March 22 - 10:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Where: DTHS Library Parents and community members are encouraged to attend!
David Thompson High School Modernization Town Hall MeetingPosted on Mar 10 2016
In 2015, Alberta Education approved an $8.0M modernization project for David Thompson High School. In order for WRSD to ensure that the modernization fits the needs of the community, an open house meeting will be held on March 22, 2016 from 6:30…
UK Trip 2016 MeetingPosted on Mar 8 2016
Attention UK Trip 2016 students and parents: There will be an important meeting in Mr. Kanzig's room on Wednesday, March 9 at 7 p.m.
SPCA National Cupcake Day!Posted on Feb 23 2016
DTHS Grade 9 Health and Leadership classes are sponsoring the Red Deer SPCA National Cupcake Day on Mon., Feb. 29 and Tues., Mar. 1.The classes are baking, decorating and selling cupcakes during lunch on both days. Please support the local SPCA by purchasing…
Voyageurs Athletics Savings CardsPosted on Feb 22 2016
The Voyageurs Athletics Savings Card is back again! The cards feature many great deals and lots of savings from local businesses. For each $20 savings card a student sells, they will receive a $10 credit towards school fees, field trip fees, sports fees…
Parent-Teacher InterviewsPosted on Feb 11 2016
Parent-Teacher Interviews take place tonight! Drop in any time between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. to meet with your child's teachers - no appointment necessary!
PowerSchool Parent PortalPosted on Jan 4 2016
Your child’s attendance and grades can now be accessed through PowerSchool’s Parent Portal. A letter with your unique username and password will be sent home with your child on Wednesday, January 6.
Last Day of High School ClassesPosted on Jan 4 2016
The last day of semester 1 classes for grades 10-12 is Wednesday, January 20.Exam schedule can be found on our website: http://davidthompson.wrsd.ca/download/39723
Grade 12 Portfolio Presentations - Date ChangePosted on Dec 14 2015
Please note that the date for Grade 12 Portfolio Presentations has been changed. Presentations will take place on Thursday, February 11, 2016.
Parent-Teacher InterviewsPosted on Nov 23 2015
Parent-Teacher Interviews take place by appointment only on Wednesday, November 25 from 5 PM until 8 PM. Please call the school office at 403-729-3930 to book your interviews.
Grade 12 Portfolio PresentationsPosted on Nov 23 2015
Please note that Grade 12 Portfolio Presentations will take place on Friday, January 8, 2016.
Report CardsPosted on Nov 19 2015
Report cards will be sent home with students at the end of today.
Lest We ForgetPosted on Nov 3 2015
DTHS would like to invite the public to our Remembrance Day Ceremony:Tuesday, November 10 @ 10:30 a.m. in the school gym.Everyone is welcome to attend!
RAP Presentation @ DTHSPosted on Oct 27 2015
Interested in the Registered Apprenticeship Program? DTHS will be hosting a RAP presentation on Tuesday, November 3 @ 2:30 p.m. Parents and students are encouraged to attend!
David Thompson High School Granted Modernization ProjectPosted on Oct 27 2015
Wild Rose School Division is excited to announce that Alberta Education has approved an $8.0M modernization project for David Thompson High School. The Modernization project planning is currently underway with a prime consultant being selected shortly.…
***IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT*** DTHS Harvest Supper RescheduledPosted on Oct 16 2015
The DTHS Graduating Class of 2016 Harvest Supper has been rescheduled...the supper will now take place on Thursday, November 19 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Diploma Exam SchedulePosted on Oct 16 2015
Diploma Exam Schedule:January 2016Wednesday, January 13th: 9:00 – 11:30 A.M. English Language Arts 30–1 Part A & English Language Arts 30–2 Part AThursday, January 14th: 9:00 – 11:30 A.M. Social Studies 30–1 Part A Thursday, January 14th: 9:00…
Physics 20 ExperimentPosted on Oct 13 2015
On Tuesday, October 13, the physics 20 class did an experiment to determine if the angle of inclination has any role in determining the range of a projectile. The experiment was a success!
Olds College Open HousePosted on Oct 5 2015
Mrs. Thompson will be taking students to the Olds College Open House on Friday, October 16. This is a great opportunity to see what the college has to offer. Please sign up at the office as soon as possible, as space is limited. For more information,…
Fall Awards CeremonyPosted on Oct 5 2015
The DTHS Fall Awards Ceremony takes place on Thursday, October 8 @ 7 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend – please join us in celebrating our students’ successes!
UK Trip Bottle Drive FundraiserPosted on Sep 24 2015
The DTHS students who are going to the United Kingdom during the 2016 Spring Break are holding a Bottle Drive on Saturday, October 3 to raise money. If you have bottles that you wish to donate please drop them off at the school on Thursday, October…
Life Synergy PresentationPosted on Sep 24 2015
DTHS School Council is hosting Life Synergy presenter Dwayne Peace tomorrow morning for all students in Grades 8 – 12. Students will be watching the video “Surviving High School” which will be followed by more discussion about body image, bullying,…
Meet the Teacher BBQ!Posted on Sep 21 2015
Please join us on Wednesday, September 30 from 5 pm – 8 pm for DTHS Meet the Teacher Night. Everyone is encouraged to attend! Meet our dedicated staff members and enjoy the excitement of a Voyageurs volleyball game! Juniors will be playing @…
Changes at DTHSPosted on Sep 10 2015
David Thompson High School has now joined the group of high schools in Alberta moving forward with High School redesign. Alberta Education states that: “Redesigning high school focuses on research and 'next practice' thinking - where schools have implemented…
DTHS Parent Council Annual General MeetingPosted on Sep 3 2015
The DTHS Parent Council Annual General Meeting will take place on Wednesday, September 16 @ 7 PM in the school Library. All parents are invited to attend, as we strongly encourage parent participation at our school.
School Picture Day!Posted on Sep 1 2015
School photos will take place on Tuesday, September 8. Order forms will be sent home with students today & tomorrow.