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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!


Public Consultation on the 2015-2016 Budget

Posted: March 30, 2015, 10:27am

The Cowichan Valley School District is holding public meetings for members of the public to provide feedback to the Board of Education on the 2015-2016 Annual Budget. Meetings will be held on the date[...]


News Release - New Superintendent of Schools Appointed

Posted: March 24, 2015, 4:03pm

The Cowichan Valley School District is pleased to announce that Rod Allen has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and Superintendent of Schools effective May 19, 2015. Candace Spilsbury, the Chair [...]


Special Open Board Meeting - March 26, 2015

Posted: March 6, 2015, 10:20am

The Board of Education will hold a Special Open Board Meeting on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 4:00 pm in the School Board Office Boardroom.[...]


School Board Office Hours - Spring Break/District Closure Days

Posted: March 4, 2015, 9:54am

The School Board Office will be CLOSED to the public Monday, March 9th, 2015 to Friday, March 20th, 2015 inclusive.[...]


Spring Break Shut-Down

Posted: February 23, 2015, 3:45pm

As part of the Cowichan Valley School District’s commitment to sustainability, all schools are invited to support the Turn it Off, Before you Take Off campaign. This event promotes shutti[...]