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District News highlights the latest announcements, information, events, or stories that are happening in or around the Cowichan Valley School District (SD 79). Check this page often for updates!

January 18: Non-Instructional Day (No School)

Posted: January 15, 2019, 4:44pm

Friday, January 18, 2019 is a non-instructional day in the Cowichan Valley School District. No classes are in session and buses will not be running. The regular schedule will resume on Monday, Janu[...]

Winter Break Has Arrived!

Posted: December 21, 2018, 3:05pm

Winter break has arrived, and that means schools are closed until Monday, January 7, 2019. The School Board Office, transportation, operations, and central receiving will also have closures through[...]

Superintendent Opportunity

Posted: December 17, 2018, 4:05pm

Superintendent Advertisement Profile of an Ideal Superintendent[...]

Winter Break Hours


The School Board Office and Transportation Department will be closed to the public from December 24, 2018 to January 4, 2019 inclusive. They re-open to the public on Monday, January 7, 2019. The Op[...]

Crofton and Chemainus Long Range Planning

Posted: December 10, 2018, 12:26pm

Communities asked for Feedback as Cowichan Valley School District Board of Education Creates Long Range Plans COWICHAN VALLEY, BC – The Cowichan Valley School District Board of Education seeks a co[...]