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David Thompson School at a Glance

  • David Thompson is a dual-track French immersion/regular program school. French immersion is for students from Gr. 5 to 9 while the regular program is for students from Gr. 7 to 9.
  • The students are grouped into grade level teaching and learning communities to help meet the needs of our middle school students.
  • The school is fully networked and students have access to computers in classrooms and 2 computer labs.
  • We have an involved School Council that encourages parent / guardian participation.
  • David Thompson has a Student Services/Resource Team that helps students meet their diverse needs.
  • David Thompson has an outstanding complementary program offering a variety of options to students from Grades 5 through 9.
  • We have a comprehensive physical education program that includes a modular approach which respects student's choice, an intramural program which is extremely well attended and an outstanding athletic program.
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​About the CBE

The CBE is the largest school district in Western Canada. Our mission is to ensure each student, in keeping with his or her individual abilities and gifts, completes high school with a foundation of learning necessary to thrive in life, work and continued learning. You can look on the CBE website for more information. ​​​

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