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Durham Alternative Secondary School

The Durham District School Board has three Durham Alternative Secondary School locations within Durham Region.

The DASS program offers students a chance in an alternative setting to reconnect with an educational pathway and to earn a diploma at DASS or return to their community school.
 

Oshawa:
The DASS program at Oshawa offers students 17-20 years of age a chance to connect with an education pathway in an alternative setting and to earn a diploma at DASS or return to their community school.

 
The full-time program is offered in 9-week sessions.  The Oshawa campus offers full credits and half credits with students taking 3 or 4 classes from Monday to Friday. Courses are offered at the Grade 11 and 12, College, Open, and Workplace levels.

421 Pine Avenue
Oshawa, Ontario
L1J 2H9

t:  905-579-1990
f:  905-579-9722
w:  http://www.ddsb.ca/school/dass/Pages/default.aspx

 

Pickering:
The DASS program at Pickering offers students 17-20 years of age a chance to connect with an education pathway in an alternative setting and to earn a diploma at DASS or return to their community school.

 
The full-time program is offered in 9-week sessions.  The Pickering campus offers full credits and half credits with students taking 3 or 4 classes from Monday to Friday. Courses are offered at the Grade 11 and 12 College, Open, and Workplace levels.

1400 Bayly - Unit 21
Pickering, Ontario
L1W 3R2

t:  905-839-2913
f:  905-839-1603
w: http://www.ddsb.ca/school/dass/Pages/default.aspx

 

North (Uxbridge/Port Perry):
There are two sites for DASS in North Durham - Uxbridge and Port Perry. 

The site in Uxbridge is at Uxbridge Secondary School, on Wednesdays and Thursdays. 

The site in Port Perry is at 15930 Old Simcoe Road, Unit 9 on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Classes run from 9 am until 3 pm, twice a week.  Students are in academic classes for two days a week and participate in the Cooperative Education program the other 3 days.


t:  905-579-1990
f:  905-579-9722
w:  http://www.ddsb.ca/school/dass/Pages/default.aspx