Sampling the Trades

16 DCSS Students are participaing in the Trades Sampler Program at Northern Lights College. The program is introducing grade 10 students to five trades (carpentry, welding, electrical, plumbing and mechanics) over 3 months. The program also teaches employability skills and provides students with saftey training. 
Great career education programs are available at DCSS including:

Science of Sustainability

Students in Ms. Sapergia's grade 11/12 Environmental Science class visited a local farm to learn about sustainable food practices. Students harvested potatoes on the farm and donated the harvest to a local food mission.
The class has upcoming field trips to another farm and to a forestry site.