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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.


240 Simcoe Street South
Oshawa, Ontario
L1H 4H4

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

 

Port Perry:
The site in Port Perry is at 15930 Old Simcoe Road, Unit 9
(Monday to Friday 8:45am - 2:15pm).

Programs running include:

  • DASS Program
  • S.A.L. Program
  • Long Term Suspension Program
  • Expulsion Program
  • Full credit, Credit Recovery,  & Life Skills periods
  • Cooperative education available

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