Black Gold School Division
Thorsby Junior/Senior High School


Thorsby Junior Senior High School is a grade 7 to 12 school of approximately 184 students.  The student population encompasses the Village of Thorsby and the surrounding area, including the north end of Pigeon Lake.

Our school offers a full academic program as well as many complementary courses.  The complementary courses include Band, French, and Career and Technology Courses (CTS) and online courses through the Black Gold School Division Moodle.  The CTS courses we offer in our facility include Culinary Arts, Construction Technology, Introductory Welding, Computer Programming, and Visual Communications.  Through the High School Redesign Program, we are linked to Warburg and Calmar schools to provide additional CTS courses which include Machining at Calmar Secondary, Welding at Warburg Community School and we offer Esthetics to students from all three western schools. We also facilitate our students in off-campus educational programs such as Work Experience, the Green Certificate and the Registered Apprenticeship Program.

In relation to extracurricular activities, our students have the opportunity to participate in a variety of teams and clubs.  These include golf, cross-country running, volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, badminton, track and field, downhill skiing, students’ union, board games club, yearbook, and a rock band.