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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!

School Calendar for 2019/20

Posted: June 27, 2019, 4:29pm

The school calendar for 2019/20 has been finalized (the non-instructional days have been confirmed).  You can find the calendar along with a Frequently Asked Questions document, here:  https://sd79.[...]

June 27, 2019 - Last Day of Classes


June 27, 2019 is the last day of classes.  June 28th is an Administrative Day (no school).[...]

Public Meeting About Old Crofton El. Site

Posted: May 17, 2019, 9:19am

SURVEY: The Board of Education for the Cowichan Valley School District is excited to announce it has started exploring options for the old Crofton Elementa[...]

May 15: 2-Hour Early Dismissal (PLC)

Posted: May 14, 2019, 12:11pm

Just a reminder to parents that Wednesday, May 15, 2019 is a two-hour early dismissal day due to PLC (Professional Learning Community). All schools will dismiss 2 hours early, and afternoon school [...]

May 3rd: Non-Instructional Day (no school)

Posted: May 2, 2019, 10:00am

Friday, May 3, 2019 is a non-instructional day in the Cowichan Valley School District. No classes are in session and buses will not be running.  The regular schedule will resume on Monday, May 6, [...]