Norwell District Secondary School


Address:  135 Cumberland Street, Palmerston, Ontario N0G 2P0 
Phone Number: 519-343-3107 
Fax Number: 519-343-2347 
Office Hours: 8:30am - 4:00pm
Instructional Hours: 9:00am - 3:10pm
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Principal: Paul Richard 
Vice-Principal: Joan Arbuckle 
Office Co-ordinator: Luanne Ward 
Superintendent: Doug Morrell 
Trustee: Bruce Schieck 
School Council: Peggy Raftis, Chair

Grades: 9-12 regular track and FI
School Population: 582 
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Norwell District Secondary School is located at the corner of Main and Cumberland Streets in Palmerston, Ontario. Norwell (which stands for North Wellington) D.S.S. has a rich history that began in the fall of 1940 as the Palmerston High School. We are a mid-sized composite high school with a full range of educational programs - academic, technical, and special education. Over 90% of our students are bused from a wide area of approximately 500 square kilometers.