Welcome to Dover Bay Secondary School

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, in-class instruction is suspended until further notice. The school office is closed, as is the entire school. However, the school is still operating. In the near future, school staff will be reaching out to students and families. Stay well!!

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6135 McGirr Road Nanaimo, V9V 1M1   |   Phone: (250) 756-4595

Important Dates


Wed 08

Business Committee Meeting (Public Welcome)

April 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 10

Good Friday (schools not in session)

April 10 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Mon 13

Easter Monday (schools not in session)

April 13 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Wed 22

Regular Board Meeting (Public Welcome)

April 22 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 am
Thu 30

DPAC Meeting – NDSS Meeting Room A

April 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Nanaimo Youth Resource Guide


MYEDBC Portal Help


Are you having difficulties with MYEDBC portal? Help is just a few clicks away. Please email:

DV-FamilyPortalQuestions@sd68.bc.ca to receive assistance and Mrs. Knappett will get back to as soon as possible.

Daily Announcements


Daily announcements presented at the beginning of the second block of each day.

  • Thursday, March 12th, 2020

    ‘Uy Netulh’ – Good Morning FRIDAY, MARCH 13TH, BLOCK ROTATION IS D,C,B,A. SHORT ORDER in the cafeteria today is: CLOSED….TODAY, THURSDAY AND TOMORROW, FRIDAY we will be having  PIZZA SALES in the atrium.  If you bring your own lunch, please...

  • Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

    ‘Uy Netulh’ – Good Morning SHORT ORDER in the cafeteria today is: Crispy Salmon Burger for $4.75, with Fries $6.50. ALSO, the cafeteria is closed TOMORROW, THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.  There will be PIZZA SALES in the atrium.  If you bring your own ...

  • Monday, March 9th, 2020

      ‘Uy Netulh’ – Good Morning Acknowledges that we live, learn, work and play on the unceded and traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples – Snaw Naw As, Snuneymuxw and Stz’uminus Nations. PLC MONDAY, STUDENTS DISMISSED AT 2:05PM ...

  • Friday, March 6th, 2020

    ‘Uy Netulh’ – Good Morning BLOCK ROTATION IS B,A,D,C. SHORT ORDER in the cafeteria today is:  Chicken Fingers and Fries for $5.00. DRY GRAD- There will be a Dry Grad Meeting at Wellington at 7:00pm in the library on Monday March 9th, 2020. ATT...

  • Thursday, Mar. 5th, 2020

    TOMORROW FRIDAY, MARCH 6TH, BLOCK ROTATION IS B,A,D,C. SHORT ORDER in the cafeteria today is:  Slow Cooked Pulled BBQ Beef Burger with Chili Mayo Slaw for $4.75, with Fries $6.50. ATTENTION ALL DOVER’S ‘GOT TALENT’ AUDITIONEES-.  If you still...

  • Wednesday, Mar. 4th, 2020

    ‘Uy Netulh’ – Good Morning SHORT ORDER in the cafeteria today is:  Spaghetti with Meat Sauce, Caesar Salad and Garlic Focaccia for $4.75. ATTENTION GRADE 12 STUDENTS – VIU ADVISOR-Any grade 12 students who have applied to VIU, a VIU advisor ...

Weekly Cafeteria Menu


Erase Bullying

An anti-bullying website is now available from the BC Ministry of Education. Check it out and help promote safe schools for everyone!

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ConnectED

A Magazine for the Families of the Nanaimo Ladysmith School District. Check out the latest editions.

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We hope everyone has had a restful summer; school starts Tuesday Sept.3, with Gr.9-12 attending from 10:30-11:30 AM, and Gr. 8's from noon-2:30 PM. Welcome Back!

Contact Us

Mailing Address 6135 McGirr Road Nanaimo, V9V 1M1 Phone 250 756-4595 Fax 250 751-3405