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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!


News Release - New Children's Center Named in Memory of Wendy Erickson

Posted: May 7, 2014, 12:02pm

School District 79 in partnership with Community Partners have been working on developing a new Children’s Play & Discovery Center for children aged 0-5 and their parents/caregivers. The Ce[...]


April 22nd letter to Parents and Guardians regarding Job Action

Posted: April 22, 2014, 1:21pm

Click below for the letter to parents and guardians Job action 2014 letter to parents  [...]


Earth Day April 22, 2014 - Lights Out Campaign

Posted: April 14, 2014, 6:00am

Lights Out 2014 Poster[...]


2014-2015 School Calendar (March 26, 2014)

Posted: March 27, 2014, 9:42am

At the March 26, 2014 Open Board Meeting the 2014-2015 School Calendar was approved by the Official Trustee and is being submitted to the Ministry of Education for approval. School Year Calendar 2014[...]


Duncan Elementary 100th Anniversary Celebration - April 5th

Posted: March 26, 2014, 9:00am

A tea and open house to celebrate Duncan Elementary School's 100th anniversary is being held on Saturday, April 5, 2014.  Drop in between 1:30 and 4:30pm at the school located at 1033 Nagle S[...]