Listowel District Secondary School (Listowel)


Listowel District Secondary School (LDSS) is located in the rich farming community of Listowel, Ontario. With over 850 students LDSS is among the largest schools in the Avon Maitland District. LDSS provides opportunities for students to develop the skills needed to thrive in a global world. When students complete their studies at LDSS they are able to move on to the top university, colleges and apprenticeship programs in the country. LDSS has Specialist High Skills Majors in Business, Manufacturing, Construction, Health and Wellness and Agriculture. The community of Listowel is welcoming and accepting of all international students. International students who attend LDSS always return to their home countries with lifelong friends and the desire to come back to our area.


For a full listing of courses please visit our Course Calendar page

What makes you different from other schools?

  1. Agricultural program
  2. In addition to French, we also offer courses in German
  3. Outdoor Education
  4. Hockey academy through Physical Education
  5. Full Tech program with Construction (Wood), Manufacturing (Welding and Metal), Electronics, Technological Design and Automotive.
  6. Computer courses for Junior and Senior students


  • Field Hockey (Girls)
  • Tennis (Girls & Boys)
  • Golf (Girls & Boys)
  • Baseball (Boys)
  • Basketball (Girls & Boys)
  • Volleyball (Girls & Boys)
  • Soccer (Girls & Boys)
  • Curling (Girls & Boys)
  • Cross Country Running (Girls & Boys)
  • Track and Field (Girls & Boys)
  • Badminton
  • Softball (Girls)


  • Outdoor Education
  • Drama
  • Music
  • Equity
  • International Travel (trips)
  • Field Trips and Excursions
  • Robotics
  • Environmental Science
  • Student Council/Government (with International student representation)

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