Mission Statement

Welcome to the community of Diamond Vale Elementary where we strive to "Be the Best We Can Be"!  Working together with our parent community, we strive to offer each child a safe and supportive environment in which to foster the intellectual development of each child, develop and strengthen talents and build the skills necessary for a happy and productive life.  We aim to educate the hearts and minds of our school community.

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A few reminders …

  • Please make sure that you call the school when your child is going to be absent.
  • It is important that you update the school when your contact information changes.
  • Please call  prior to 2:00pm if you have a message for your child regarding after school pick-up.
  • As students are dismissed at the outside doors, parents please wait outside to avoid hallway congestion.
  • Please call the office if you would like to arrange a meeting with your child's teacher.

Bell Schedule:

First:      8:25  am

Recess:  10:10-10:25 am

Lunch:   12:05-1:00 pm

End:       2:30 pm

News and Events

Twins Day

Friday January 26th, come dressed up like a partner for TWINS DAY! [more]

X-country skiing

The 4s and 5s will visit Stake Lake on the 24th of January and the 6s and 7s head up there on the 31st. [more]

Grade 7 Band Concert at MSS

The grade 7 band has worked hard all year and will be part of a mass concert at MSS on January 22. [more]

Grade 6/7 class Curling

Beginning Thursday the 11th, the grade 6/7 class will be going curling for four weekly sessions. [more]

Twins Day

Friday January 26th, come dressed up like a partner for TWINS DAY! [more]

X-country skiing

The 4s and 5s will visit Stake Lake on the 24th of January and the 6s and 7s head up there on the 31st. [more]

Contact us:

Principal:  Mr. Dan Duncan

Secretary:  Mrs. Lori Yurkowski

Phone:  250-378-2514

Address:  2675 Coldwater Ave, Merritt, BC V1K 1B2

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