March 01, 2017
It's time once again to plan for next year's courses. Click on the link below to view short informational videos about some of the many electives available at ADSS for the 2017-18 school year. Elective Videos
(Log on using your ADSS computer credentials.)
February 20, 2017
The online Parent-Teacher Interview scheduler is now open for bookings. Click here
to book now.
January 18, 2017
Please click on the link to open the exam schedule for semester one exam week.
October 03, 2016
Tuesday, October 18th, 5pm ~ 8pm
Wednesday, October 19th, 2pm ~ 5pm. Click on the link below for the scheduler utility. Please note that all parent accounts were deleted last year, so you will need to create a new account for this year. You can create a user account now, but...
June 26, 2016
The Web Mail link in Utilities will direct the user to the Cloud Based Mail Server. If your account has not yet been moved to the cloud, please use the SD70 Mail Server
October 22, 2015
Click on the PDF file, below, to view an advertisement for the Drug & Alcohol awareness event to be held Tuesday, November 17th at 7:00 at the ADSS Auditorium. Drug and Alcohol Awareness Nov2015.pdf
October 12, 2015
Parent and Youth
Volunteers Needed: Mental Health and/ or Substance Use We are looking for youth and parent volunteers to join a Collaborative Local Action Team in Port Alberni. This team consists of local mental health and substance use professionals wanting to hear your thoughts. This opportunity provides a platform to share...
September 22, 2015
This survey consists of 7 questions about programs, services, and supports for families with children birth - 12 years old. It should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete. Survey results will be used by members of the Alberni Children First Network to inform planning for a proposed Early Years...
September 17, 2015
The mobile app for iPhone and Android is now available! Just go to the app store and search for "ADSS". See the below link for a "how to" guide.
August 26, 2015
Please click on the calendar links, below, for when students attend by grade.
January 22, 2015
Saturday, January 31 11 AM to 1 PM Families with children ages 2 - 8 years are invited to come for a free community celebration of Family Literacy Day at Echol Centre.
November 20, 2014
The ADSS Athletic Department will be holding their annual Food Drive for the Salvation Army on Wednesday, Dec.3, from 5:30 - 7:30pm. Coaches and athletes from ADSS will be out in neighbourhoods around the Alberni Valley collecting non-perishable food donations for the Salvation army that night. Let's kick off the season of...
November 05, 2014
Access levels to MyEd BC is based on user's need to know. All users are expected to comply with FOIPPA guidelines regarding privacy and protection of personal information. Privacy and Protection Training is available at: http://mytrainingbc.ca/myedPOI/overview/001.html
September 25, 2014
Student data for the Diagnostic Math Assessment has been loaded into the Testonline database. Tests are loaded for Beginning of Grade 3 to Beginning of Grade 10. The link to the Testonline BC website is:
Beginning of Grade assessments will remain available until the beginning of November. School...
September 18, 2014
SCHOOL DISTRICT 70 (ALBERNI) NOTICE TO PARENTS
School District 70 (Alberni) Welcomes All Students for School Opening
Pending ratification, schools will RE-OPEN to students on Monday, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014 as follows:
ELEMENTARY: September 22 10:00 am - 12:00 noon
September 23 regular day
Kindergarten gradual entry as communicated to parents...
September 02, 2014
As part of our ERAC subscription, SD70 students and staff have access to several World Book tools and resources. All SD70 computers can access these resources directly from the Digital Classroom
or the World Book Web
pages. Students can also search for these resources by signing into the school's Destiny Library System. Features...
August 19, 2014
Students in Grades 4 to 12 should have a current Technology Use Agreement at their school. This agreement is used to set up student network accounts, student email accounts, and access to Microsoft Office Apps. In addition, students agree to respect SD70 technology and to be responsible users. Technology Use Agreement
August 18, 2014
SD70 staff and students can access the MyEd BC system from any internet connected device, including mobile phones and tablets. To access MyEd BC on your mobile device, use your web browser to navigate to your school site and click on the MyEd BC link. The application will open in the...
August 14, 2014
Click here for Bus Routes
August 13, 2014
Click here for School Supply Lists
June 03, 2014
The Prom Parade will commence at 5:00 pm, Saturday, June 7th, from the old ADSS site (Anderson & Burde St). There was an error in the most recent Grad Newsletter regarding the start time.
February 24, 2014
From February 19 th – 22 nd , twenty-two musicians in grades 10-12 from the ADSS Jazz Program travelled through the snow to Moscow, Idaho, for the Lionel Hampton International Jazz Festival, the biggest student jazz festival in North America. While there, students were able to attend workshops by professional...
December 17, 2013
ADSS Band Christmas Concerts
By Cassia Johnson
On December 10 and 11, family and friends filled the ADSS auditorium for our annual Christmas Concerts. On December 10, the grade nines and tens performed, as well as the senior vocal jazz band. On December 11, the grade elevens, twelves and combos...
December 16, 2013
Alberni Wrestlers Perform at the Cougar Invite
Alberni Wrestlers from EJ Dunn, AW Neill and Alberni District Secondary travelled to Duncan to compete in the Cougar Invitational on Saturday. Wrestlers from all three schools had a strong showing at this tournament, which featured athletes from all over the Island and...
December 16, 2013
Armada Sr. Boys Basketball
LA Matheson Sr. Secondary Invitational Tournament Dec 13/14 2013 in Surrey, BC
The Armada senior boys placed 4 th in the Matheson Invitation Tournament held in Surrey this past weekend.
In their opening game Friday night, they beat Princess Margaret 64-54. The Armada had another sluggish...
December 09, 2013
Armada Sr. Boys Basketball – Parklands Tournament Dec 6/7 2013 in Sidney, BC
The Armada Sr. Boys basketball team place 3 rd in their first tournament action of the season. The team’s first game on Friday night resulted in a convincing win over Spectrum 75-47. The starters took early control...
November 27, 2013
VIU FULL TUITION SCHOLARSHIPS
INFORMATION AND SELECTION GUIDELINES
School Selection / Principal Endorsement forms for both of the scholarships listed below will be available on our VIU website in late February at:
Deadline for submission: April 30 th each year
The following full tuition scholarships are available...
November 26, 2013
On November 7 th , 2013, Darren Laur, also known as “The White Hatter”, did a presentation in our auditorium about personal safety while using the internet. Darren does presentations regularly throughout British Columbia and The United States regarding internet awareness. He informed students and teachers about online safety, and...
October 21, 2013
Mr. Dvorak's Sustainable Resources 11 class recently went to McLean's Mill. the field trip showed the class what old time logging looked and felt like. They got to try some of the techniques used by the loggers and experienced what it felt like to truly be an old time logger. The...
October 07, 2013
On Wednesday, Sept. 25th, the Sr Boy's Soccer Team had their first home game of the season. Athought the final score was 4-0 in favour of Brooks ( Powell River), the opposing team, Head coach, Mr Roberts strongly feels that ADSS played better than the score indicated. The game started out...
October 04, 2013
On September 24th, 2013, Mrs. Wood and Mr. Ostwald took 25 Textiles and Foods students, as well as 25 grade 10 AVID students to a fashion show and a campus tour of Vancouver Community College(VCC). The fashion show was inspirational for the textile students who would like to pursue a career...
September 30, 2013
The ADSS PAC needs you! The AGM is scheduled for Wednesday October 9th at 7:00 pm in the Conference room. We need a full executive in order to qualify for Gaming Funds. All positions are open and need to be filled. Please note that ADSS PAC does not fundraise. Therefore, the...
December 11, 2012
The next parent Dry Grad Prom meeting is Tues, June 4th, 2013, at 7:15, at the Alberni Multiplex.
November 03, 2012
Prom/Grad News - Fundraising is underway for this years Grad, starting with poinsettia sales. Grade 12's, please pick up a poinsettia form to help with this fundraiser. Order forms and money are due Nov. 16. Pick-up date is Nov. 29, 3:00 at ADSS. There will be a bottle drive at...
October 15, 2012
Grad 2013 - What's Going On...
Planning for Grad 2013 has begun. Students and parents are discussing ideas for theme, activities/events for their Dry Grad celebrations. The next Dry Grad Parent Meeting is on Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 7:15 in the upper lounge of the Alberni Valley Multiplex. Keep in...
September 26, 2012
Tuesday, October 9th at 7:00 pm in Room 250 at ADSS.
May 23, 2012
Check out this Link
for Info on available Grad Dresses. See Angie Miller for more info!