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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!

November 11th: Remembrance Day (no school)

Posted: November 8, 2019, 5:56pm


Employee Safety Orientation Booklet 2016

Posted: November 7, 2019, 8:31am


Winter Weather Information for 2019/20

Posted: October 24, 2019, 3:44pm

Winter Weather Information for 2019/20 Dear Parents/Guardians: With the winter season fast approaching, it is important to remind you about the school district’s procedures regarding inclement w[...]

October 30th: 2-Hour Early Dismissal (PLC)

Posted: October 23, 2019, 4:06pm

Just a reminder to parents that Wednesday, October 30, 2019 is a two-hour early dismissal day due to PLC (Professional Learning Community). All schools will dismiss 2 hours early, and afternoon sch[...]

October 25th: Non-Instructional Day (no school)


Friday, October 25, 2019 is a non-instructional day for students in the Cowichan Valley School District. No classes are in session and buses will not be running. The regular schedule will resume on Mo[...]