About Us

Grades Taught



David Thompson Secondary School is located in Invermere, British Columbia, Canada, in the beautiful Columbia Valley.​ David Thompson Secondary School serves grades 8-12 for students from as far south as Canal Flats to as far north as Spillimacheen. There are four schools that feed DTSS: JA Laird Elementary, Windermere Elementary, Edgewater Elementary, and Martin Morigeau Elementary. DTSS is currently on a combined semester, term and linear system. The schedule has five 65-minute classes per day which rotate based on the day of the week. Our Friday schedule has only four classes of 65 minutes. We have a student population of approximately 425 students. There are 27 teachers, 3 administrators, and several support staff at David Thompson Secondary.


David Thompson Secondary aims to encourage learning by providing opportunity, challenge and guidance.


DTSS is a learning community where we respect ourselves and others, and we strive to fulfill our potential.


We are responsible, we are respectful, and we aim high to reach our potential.