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District News outlines the latest updates and events surrounding the Cowichan Valley School District (sd79). Check back soon as news is updated often.

April 6th - 1 Hour Early Dismissal

Posted: March 28, 2017, 3:51pm

Schools will dismiss 1 hour earlier & afternoon school buses will run 1 hour earlier on April 6, 2017.[...]

Letter to Parents - Parent Teacher Communication


Click here to view the March 28th letter to parents regarding Parent Teacher Communication.[...]

School Board Office Closure

Posted: March 10, 2017, 10:22am

The School Board Office will be closed March 13 - 17, 2017 for District Closure and March 20 - 24, 2017 for Spring Break.  The Office will reopen on Monday, March 27, 2017.  [...]

Amended School Calendar for 2017/2018

Posted: February 23, 2017, 12:10pm

The Board of Education had adopted a three year calendar and 2017/2018 is the final year of that series. Two changes have been made - Winter Break will be December 25, 2017 to January 5, 2018 and the [...]

News Release - Record Breaking Snowfall result in first ever two-day snow closure in SD79

Posted: February 16, 2017, 11:24am

News Release - Record Breaking Snowfalls result in first ever two-day snow closure in SD79[...]