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Grad 2021

In accordance with Provincial Guidelines, our grad ceremonies and events have been modified.

We are very proud of the Grad Class of 2021, and we hope you join us in celebrating their accomplishments and wishing them the very best in the future.

Here are the links and information you will need for your Grad 2021 experience:

General Information:

Grad Groupings June 2021

Grad Newsletter June 10, 2021

Office 365 Warning!  Grads, Take Note!

Over the course of the summer, your Office 365 accounts will be deactivated.

Some of the links on this page are only available to you with your Office account, so you need to ACT NOW if you want to save some of these memories for your family.

You should also download anything else of importance from your school account.    Resumés?  Creative writing?  Personal projects?  Samples of your finest work?  Download files NOW.

Your files cannot be recovered after your account is gone.

Media Links:

Recordings of the speeches and the grad ceremonies will be posted here after they happen.  Please check back for updates.

In the meantime, here are some links to recent school/Grad events:

Some links will require a student account.

2021 RSS Awards Ceremony Grad Appreciation Day 2021: Media Links

June 29th: Speeches and Grad Parade

Grad Speeches: Office 365 Grad Parade: Office 365

New!!! Videos now Available on YouTube

Grad Speeches: YouTube Grad Parade: YouTube

New!!! Grad Parade Photos

Grad Parade Photos: Office 365 Grad Parade Photos: Alexi Mostert Photography

Note: The password to access Alexi’s photos is ‘revelstoke’.  These photos are free to download or you can purchase prints through her store.  Thanks, Alexi!

New!!!  Grad Ceremony Videos

We hope that you were able to see our live streams of the Grad Ceremonies on June 30th.

Here are links to view the videos from the day:

Ceremony: Grads A – F


Ceremony: Grads G – N


Ceremony: Grads P – Z



To honour the lives of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, Sophia Laurence and Ella Hardy created REDdress, an art installation on the Riverside trail at the Forestry Museum.

For more information, click here to read the article in the Revelstoke Mountaineer.

Thanks to Lisa Moore and Rob Buchanan for the assistance and the photos.

Bike to School!

Each week, we see lots of students choosing to ride their bikes to school.  This is ‘GoByBike’ week in BC and this means that your good bike habit might win you a prize!

If you ride your bike this week, please write your name on the sheets in the common area and place a checkmark on the days that you ride your bike.

Daily Announcements


June 25th-June 30th, 2021

Project Completion Days and Grad


Please bring in your library books!  Our inventory is underway, and it’s best if you have a clean slate for next September.

Grads, you will need to pay for any missing items before you receive your cap and gown.

Media Links for Grad Appreciation Day 2021

Grads!  If you would like to see the video or download photos of you and your friends, please use this link for Grad Appreciation Day.


Here is your daily reminder to keep physical distances, mask in all indoor spaces, and practice good hand hygiene.

In addition to the guidelines above, here are our current protocols:

  • Masks are to be worn in classrooms and our inside spaces at all times.
  • Unless it is raining, lunches will be eaten outside the building. 

Digital Detox

Thank you to the Screen Smart Committee and the following businesses for supporting the RSS Digital Detox Week for Grade 8’s.  We have almost $400 worth of prizes for our participants:

  • Flowt Ski & Bike
  • Skookum Ski & Bike
  • The Modern Bakery
  • The Annex
  • Style Trend Clothing
  • Padrino’s Pizza

Revelstoke Secondary School

  • Digital detox will last 5 days from  8:45 to 2:50
  • All grade 8 students (and their teachers!) will be challenged to digitally detox
  • To celebrate your achievements prizes will be awarded for participants each day with a grand prize being awarded at the end of the detox to one lucky winner! 
  • All successful participants will get a free piece of pizza on Friday March 19th

Parent-Teacher: Oct 21

Here is the information about the Early Dismissal Schedule:

Early Dismissal Schedule and Block Rotation


Grade 10-12 no change (AB)

Grade 8

Block E – 8:45-9:20
Block F – 9:25-10:00
Block G – 10:05-10:40
Block H – 10:45-11:20 (dismissed)

Grade 9

Block E 8:45-9:25
Block F 9:30-10:05
Block G 10:10-10:50
Block H 10:55-11:30 (dismissed)

Buses run at 11:40 and 3:10


Grade 8 and 9 as above for Blocks A, B, C, D.

Grade 10-12

Block A – 8:45-10:10
Block B – 10:20-11:40

Buses run at 11:50