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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!


Feb 28 is Pink Shirt Day

Posted: February 28, 2024, 8:27am

Schools around the district will be marking Pink Shirt day today. Pink shirt day started when two friends decided to stand up to a grade 9 boy who was being bullied for wearing a pink shirt.[...]


Public Budget Meeting Postponed

Posted: February 20, 2024, 2:28pm

NOTICE: Tonight's public budget consultation meeting has been postponed until Tuesday, February 27th at 6 pm in the Board Room at the District office at 2557 Beverly Street, Duncan BC. We apologize fo[...]


Family Sessions on Youth Substance Us

Posted: February 12, 2024, 10:05am

Ministry of Education and Child Care Information – Family Sessions on Youth Substance Use – February 2024   The Ministry of Education and Child Care, in partnership with adolescent [...]


Have your say - 2024/25 Annual Budget Survey

Posted: February 9, 2024, 6:00am

It's that time of year again! The Board of Education for the Cowichan Valley School District wants your feedback on our annual budget. Have your say through this short survey, open February 9th th[...]


February is Inclusive Education Month

Posted: February 1, 2024, 6:09am

February is Inclusive Education Month and at the Cowichan Valley School District we are always looking for ways to support students and staff with diverse abilities. Part of that commitment was the co[...]