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.

DTSS School Success Plan

Click here to access the 2022 School Success Plan.


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.