Browse Around SD 79

“Around SD 79” highlights general updates surrounding SD 79 that are of interest to our broader education community.


Reuse, Repurpose and Share: Mill Bay Nature School

Nature School  Mill Bay  

Posted: May 30, 2018, 4:24pm

The Mill Bay Nature School is a start-up school, and they are currently looking for some donations to help fill the empty space and create a learning environment that will excite and inspire young min[...]


Information for School Trustee Candidates

Board Of Education  Election  Trustee  

Posted: May 18, 2018, 2:56pm

Do you have a passion for education and a desire to help govern a public school district? Have you always thought of running in municipal politics? If so, you might want to consider running in the Oct[...]


Feature Story: CVOLC and the BC Summer Games

CVOLC  BC Summer Games  

Posted: May 15, 2018, 9:10am

Students learning and giving back through the BC Summer Games The Cowichan Valley is abuzz as the summer event of the year creeps closer and closer. In just a few short weeks, the BC Summer Games wil[...]


Come work for us: On-call school bus drivers needed!

Transportation  Bus  Careers  Bus Drivers  Jobs  Employment  

Posted: April 17, 2018, 3:14pm

Are you looking for an opportunity to work with the Cowichan Valley School District? Do you have your Class 2 drivers license with air brakes endorsement, and a clear drivers abstract? If so, we are l[...]


What's new at our schools?

Posted: September 6, 2017, 1:11pm

Thanks to new provincial requirements and funding around class size and composition, our district—like 59 others in the province—had the opportunity to do things differently with the placement of [...]