Browse Around SD 79

“Around SD 79” highlights general updates surrounding SD 79 that are of interest to our broader education community.

Information for School Trustee Candidates

Board Of Education  Election  Trustee  

Posted: May 18, 2018, 2:56pm

Do you have a passion for education and a desire to help govern a public school district? Have you always thought of running in municipal politics? If so, you might want to consider running in the Oct[...]

Feature Story: CVOLC and the BC Summer Games

CVOLC  BC Summer Games  

Posted: May 15, 2018, 9:10am

Students learning and giving back through the BC Summer Games The Cowichan Valley is abuzz as the summer event of the year creeps closer and closer. In just a few short weeks, the BC Summer Games wil[...]

Come work for us: On-call school bus drivers needed!

Transportation  Bus  Careers  Bus Drivers  Jobs  Employment  

Posted: April 17, 2018, 3:14pm

Are you looking for an opportunity to work with the Cowichan Valley School District? Do you have your Class 2 drivers license with air brakes endorsement, and a clear drivers abstract? If so, we are l[...]

Pink Shirt Day: February 28, 2018

Students  Bullying  Dsac  Cyberbullying  Pink Shirt Day  

Posted: February 23, 2018, 2:30pm

Pink Shirt Day is taking place on Wednesday, February 28, 2018. This year's theme is cyberbullying, with the tagline "Nice Needs No Filter". Across the school district next week (Feb. 26 - Marc[...]

What's new at our schools?

Posted: September 6, 2017, 1:11pm

Thanks to new provincial requirements and funding around class size and composition, our district—like 59 others in the province—had the opportunity to do things differently with the placement of [...]