Grad Information

First off, our thoughts are with those of you who have been affected by the flooding in Dawson Creek and surrounding area.  All Graduation related events will happen as originally scheduled next week.

The Scholarship and Bursary Awards night will take place on Monday, June 20th.  The event gets underway at 7:00pm in Unchagah Hall.  Phone calls will be made today and tomorrow to the families of students who have won an award.

School Closure Update

URGENT - School Closures in Dawson Creek & Moberly Lake

Schools in Dawson Creek and surrounding rural area and Moberly Lake Elementary School will continue to be closed on Thursday June 16, 2016 and Friday June 17, 2016. No personnel will be in the school building, please do not send or drop off any students.  The buses in Dawson Creek and Chetwynd areas will not be running on these dates. Schools in Chetwynd and Tumbler Ridge will remain open until further notice. Please continue to refer to the school district website for more information.

Schools Closed Today

URGENT - School Closures in Dawson Creek

Due to the flooding, road closures and potential road closures all schools in Dawson Creek and rural areas (including Devereaux Elementary, Parkland Elementary, McLeod Elementary, Rolla Elementary, and Pouce Coupe Elementary) will be closed today, (Thursday, June 16, 2016).  All schools currently have personnel in them; however, please keep your child at home as we cannot ensure emergency services will be available in the event of an emergency.  Any children at school should make arrangements to get home. 

Grad Ceremony Infomation

The 2016 DCSS Graduation Ceremony will take place on Friday June 24th starting at 7:00pm.  All grads are asked to be in attendance at 6:00pm for the grad class photo.  There is a change to ceremony this year in regards to the parents waltz and grad song.  Due to fire regulations and safety concerns at the end of the ceremony there will be no public access to the arena floor.  The grad class will be exiting the floor to the lower lobby and then making their way upstairs to the main lobby or the swimming pool parking lot.

May Newsletter

Please find the newsletter attached below.  In the newsletter you will find information about upcoming graduation events and events our students were involved in over the past month.

2016 Graduation Fees

Grad going with a Grad
Price per grad - $110
Fees include

  • 1 Dry Grad ticket
  • 1 Prom ticket
  • Grad gown rental
  • Keeper certificate, cap and tassel

Grad going with a non-Grad
Price per grad - $170
Fees include

  • 2 Dry Grad tickets
  • 2 Prom tickets
  • Grad gown rental
  • Keeper certificate, cap and tassel