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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!

Important Update on 2014-2015 School Calendar (latest draft)

Posted: March 5, 2014, 3:25pm

The most recent draft of the 2014-15 school calendar includes re-instating two evening parent-teacher interviews.  This is based on feedback to date. The calendar consultation meeting at Quamichan[...]

Tuesday, February 25th

Posted: February 24, 2014, 5:32am

All Schools are open today.  As the side roads  are still somewhat challenging, buses may be delayed in picking up students. We ask that students and drivers take extra precautions today as road[...]

Open Board Meeting - Rescheduled to March 5, 2014

Posted: February 17, 2014, 11:36am

The Open Board Meeting of the Board of Education scheduled for Wednesday, February 26, 2014 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the School Board Offices at 4:30 pm.  [...]

Public Consultation on the 2014-2015 School Calendar


You are invited to give your advice and comments to the Board of Education about the Proposed 2014-2015 School Calendar at a Public Meeting on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Quamichan Camp[...]

News Release - New Children's Play & Discovery Centre Opening Soon

Posted: January 24, 2014, 2:11pm

School District 79 and Community Partners are working together to create a new fun filled place for early learning. It’s a place where everyone is welcome and everything is free. “Childre[...]