News & Announcements

Basketball Court

Posted May 25, 2018

Drone Photo 1Our Lifeskills students have been busy painting the basketball court at the Palmerston Lions Park. This is the LifeSkills big community project.   Thank you @g0neflying for the awesome photo!

APP Gala

Posted May 24, 2018

IMG_1712  Gr.9 APP class at Youth Fusion Gala in Toronto. "The Teaching" won best sound and JUDGES CHOICE. "Second Family" won best art direction. "Beyond the Screen" won best production. Great work by all!


Posted May 24, 2018

Megaphone Clipart Png Megaphone 555pxThe deadline to order a 2017-2018 Yearbook is Friday May 25. See Mr.Moore in room 122 or stop by the office for an order form. You can also order online at

Grade 12 Graduation Lunch

Posted May 22, 2018

Graduation LunchThe towns of Minto and Mapleton are hosting a graduation lunch for all grade twelve students as part of their "Spread your Wings, but Remember Your Roots" initiative. Tuesday May 29th at 11:00am in the Cafeteria. Graduation Luncheon Invitation

Semester 2 Exams

Posted May 18, 2018

Semester 2 Final Exams will begin Wednesday June 20

Exam Day 1 – Wednesday June 20

Exam Day 2 – Thursday June 21

Exam Day 3 – Friday June 22

Exam Day 4 – Monday June 25

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Norwell DSS DECA students take 4th overall at DECA International

Posted May 1, 2018

IMG_1605Peter Hildebrandt and Breanna MacDonald, along with staff advisor Betty Douglas, travelled to Atlanta, Georgia on April 20-26th to compete in DECA International.  DECA is an international association of high school and college students and teachers of marketing, management and entrepreneurship in business, finance, hospitality, and marketing sales and service.  DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in these areas in …

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Grade 9 Math EQAO

Posted April 23, 2018

All students enrolled in Grade 9 applied or academic mathematics courses must participate in the Grade 9 EQAO Assessment of Mathematics. Prior to submission of the assessment materials to EQAO, the classroom teachers will review students’ work for inclusion in their final mathematics mark. The EQAO assessment will count toward the student’s final grade. In the fall, participating students will receive an Individual Student …

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Messages from Guidance

Posted April 20, 2018

Check out this slideshow about Scholarships from the Guidance Department! Click here: Scholarships

Graduating students: Notice to all graduating students: Your UGCloud accounts will be disabled after July 1st. It is recommended that all files be saved to another location.

Summer eLearning – Registration for Summer School eLearning is now open! Summer school runs for 4 weeks in …

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International Students – Host Families

Posted March 29, 2018

BdgQFJJr_400x400Are you looking for a chance to connect with others from around the world?  At present Norwell District Secondary School is seeking families in our area that would be interested in having an international student stay in their home during the 2018-2019 school year.  For information regarding financial support and details regarding the program please call the administration …

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Emergency Response Drills

Posted January 3, 2018

School Emergency Response Training and Annual Drills

The safety and well-being of our students is our highest priority. Although we hope that an incident that requires response from emergency personnel will never occur in our school, we must be prepared to respond quickly and effectively in case it does.

Each year our school must conduct drills to ensure staff and students are prepared in the event of a real emergency.

The following …

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