Principal’s Blog

  • Scholarships, Scholarships, Scholarships October 26, 2018- At D.W. Poppy, we are very fortunate to have a number of Poppy families and local businesses, as well as our local elementary feeder school PAC’s, who provide financial support to our graduating students through an annual scholarship or bursary.  However, our students really need our help as the cost of post-secondary education is continually... Read more »
  • Assessment for Learning October 19, 2018- At D.W. Poppy, our current school goal centers around working together as a staff to foster a Culture of Learning at Poppy.  This focus involves looking at structures in the school as well as instructional and assessment practices related to the redesigned provincial curriculum that promote and foster learning.  A major focus for us this... Read more »
  • Back to School – September 2018 August 22, 2018- Welcome back to another school year at D.W. Poppy!  We are eagerly looking forward to welcoming back all of our returning students as well as welcoming a new crop of Redhawks to our school community!  The school office has reopened and is open every weekday from 8 am to 3 pm until school starts on... Read more »
  • New Registrations for 2018/19 January 16, 2018- D.W. Poppy Secondary will begin accepting new registrations on Monday January 15 for students wishing to enroll in grades 9 to 12 for the 2018/19 school year and for any students wishing to enroll in grade 8 who do not currently attend one of our elementary feeder schools.  We will be accepting registrations for both... Read more »
  • Principal’s Message for June 2017 June 27, 2017- Congratulations to the DW Poppy Graduation Class of 2017.  As I leave DW Poppy I want to express my deepest gratitude to our Staff, Students, Parents and Graduates.  In my seven and a half years I have witnessed amazing changes at our school.  We have celebrated many achievements academically, artistically and academically. As we continue... Read more »
  • Principal’s Message – Spring Updates May 9, 2017- PARENT PORTAL – MyEDBC A reminder to all parents that they should have viewed their child’s report card via the MYEDBC portal.  We do encourage all parents to access the portal in order to keep their up to date records of their children’s term 3 report and for all future report cards.  The message below... Read more »
  • Coaching Tips for Childhood Anxiety March 7, 2017- Monday, March 27, 2017 7:00 – 9:30 pm, doors open at 6:30 pm Sunrise Banquet and Conference Centre 5640 188th Street (at highway #10), Surrey BC, V3S 7Y1 Join Jane Beaumont, M.A. Counselling. Certified Canadian Counsellor, CCPA, with a FamilySmart™ youth and parent panel to: Learn tips and strategies for supporting your children and youth... Read more »
  • Busy Weekend at Poppy! March 6, 2017- What a wonderful weekend to be the Principal of DW Poppy Secondary. On Friday evening we not only celebrated an amazing performance of “Sister Act”, but we also recognized Michael Roberds, who was a Poppy Graduate.  Michael Roberds was a member of the first graduating class of D.W. Poppy Secondary in 1982. He often spoke... Read more »
  • Semester 2 Reminders January 28, 2017- It has been a wonderful semester at DW Poppy Secondary. Our school continues to provide amazing opportunities for students. At approximately 840 students, we continue be the dynamic school in the country. As we begin semester 2 on Monday, January 30 please note the following important Poppy community updates: Staffing Mr. Grant came to DW... Read more »
  • Poppy Updates November 28, 2016- What an amazing month we have had at DW Poppy Secondary.  The month was filled with Athletic events, Music concerts and our Remembrance Day ceremony.  We are grateful to the following teachers for their assistance with a very powerful memorial: Mr. Howard and the Drama and Tech Students Mr. Fraser for working on the slide... Read more »

DW Poppy Secondary School

23752 - 52 Avenue, Langley
BC, V2Z 2P3
Phone: 604-530-2151
Fax: 604-530-5034
Attendance: 604-530-2151