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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!


Kindergarten Registration: Jan. 29 - Feb. 2, 2018

Registration  Kindergarten  

Posted: January 12, 2018, 3:28pm

The Cowichan Valley School District welcomes new Kindergarten students for the 2018-19 school year! Any child who will be five (5) years of age on or before Dec. 31, 2018 may register at their neig[...]


January 15: Non-Instructional Day (No School)

Posted: January 8, 2018, 4:04pm

Monday, January 15, 2018 is a non-instructional day in the Cowichan Valley School District, as it is "Curriculum Support Day" in the district -- meaning teachers and staff will be working collaborativ[...]


Back to School on January 8!

Posted: January 5, 2018, 10:00am

We hope everyone had a restful winter break. School is back in session on Monday, January 8, 2018. See you then![...]


Winter Break Has Arrived!

Posted: December 22, 2017, 4:00pm

Winter break has arrived, and that means schools are closed until Monday, January 8, 2018. The school board office, transportation, operations, and central receiving will also have closures through[...]


Student Enrolment Continues to Climb in SD 79

Posted: December 20, 2017, 9:43am

December 20, 2017 For Immediate Release Student Enrolment Continues to Climb in the Cowichan Valley COWICHAN VALLEY, BC – The numbers are in and the Cowichan Valley School District (SD 79) has we[...]