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École Cobble Hill Lieutenant-Governor's Visit

École Cobble Hill  

Posted: June 21, 2016, 5:20pm

The grade three/four class at École Cobble Hill created a song about what it means to be Canadian called "Mon Canada / My Canada."  The students won the under eleven years of age category and the Li[...]


SD79 Passes Balanced Budget

Budget  2016–2017  School Board  

Posted: May 3, 2016, 7:26pm

The 2016 – 2017 budget benefited from public input with 162 survey responses, consultative meetings with unions, principals & vice principals, the District Student Advisory Committee and the Dis[...]


Agenda Package for the April 21, 2016 Special Board Education and Business Committee Meeting

Posted: April 19, 2016, 12:29pm

Agenda Package for the April 21, 2016 Special Board Education and Business Committee Meeting[...]


Video of the March 30, 2016 Board Education and Business Committee Meeting

Posted: April 5, 2016, 10:45am

Click here to view the video of the March 30, 2016 Board Education and Business Committee Meeting.[...]


2016-2017 Budget Presentation

Posted: April 1, 2016, 9:58am

To view the presentation on the 2016-2017 Annual Budget presented at the March 31, 2016 Public Consultation, please click the link below. 2016-17 Annual Budget Presentation - March 31[...]


Video of the February 23, 2016 Board Education and Business Committee Meeting

Posted: February 24, 2016, 12:23pm

Click here to view the video of the February 23, 2016 Board Education and Business Committee meeting.[...]


Mar 21-29 - Spring Break (no school). Return to school on March 30th.

Posted: February 22, 2016, 12:56pm

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Mar 14-18 - Five Day District Closure (no school).

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Winter School Bus Information Notice for 2015/16

Posted: January 13, 2016, 2:20pm

Please click below for the Winter School Bus Information Notice. Winter School Bus Information - 2015[...]


Adjustment to the 2015-2016 School Calendar

Posted: December 2, 2015, 1:47pm

At the December 1, 2015 Board of Education open meeting the Superintendent reported that the Ministry of Education has directed school districts to add 10 hours of Curriculum Development time in th[...]


Survey for Parents regarding Parent Teacher Conferences

Posted: December 1, 2015, 11:00am

To Parents and Guardians: Click here to complete survey questions re: Parent Teacher Conferences. Paper version:  Survey Questions for Parents This survey comes as a result of the changes [...]


January 24: 2-Hour Early Dismissal (PLC)

Posted: January 22, 2018, 3:53pm

Just a reminder to parents that Wednesday, January 24, 2018 is a two-hour early dismissal day due to PLC (Professional Learning Community). All schools will dismiss 2 hours early, and afternoon school[...]


Find Your Fit with WorkBC!

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Come Find Your Fit with WorkBC! The Find Your Fit tour is a fun, interactive event that helps students discover B.C. careers and it is visiting Duncan on January 23rd. At this event, students can e[...]


Parent Workshop: Challenging Behaviour, Jan. 24, 2018

Posted: January 21, 2018, 11:07am

The Parent Advisory Council from Drinkwater Elementary is pleased to host Kristy Petroni, P.O.P.A.R.D.* consultant and educator as she speaks to parents, guardians, teachers, and educational assistant[...]


Tell us what you think! Website survey now open!

Posted: January 20, 2018, 2:32pm

The Cowichan Valley School District is currently evaluating the school district website, with a focus on learning how we can improve it and make it a valuable source for all members of our community[...]


Students prepare for Hometown Hockey on January 20th

Posted: January 19, 2018, 1:13pm

Students in the Cowichan Valley School District are getting in the spirit for the Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour, which is coming to the Cowichan Valley on Jan. 20-21, 2018. On Friday, Dec. 15, Ge[...]