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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!


Opinion Editorial: World Teacher's Day

Posted: September 29, 2020, 12:10pm

RECOGNIZING EXCEPTIONAL PROFESSIONALISM ON WORLD TEACHER’S DAY COWICHAN VALLEY, BC – On Monday, October 5th, our district and our community will mark a very special and unique celebration of Wor[...]


Orange Shirt Day - September 30th

Posted: September 28, 2020, 9:30am

On September 30, we recognize Orange Shirt day, and schools around the district mark the occasion in a variety of ways. Orange Shirt day is not just a learning opportunity for students, but for our wh[...]


September 21st: Non-Instructional Day (no classes)

Posted: September 18, 2020, 11:31am

Monday, September 21, 2020 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 Tuesday,[...]


School Start and Stop Times - Updated Oct 7th

Posted: September 9, 2020, 12:00pm

Click here to view the School Start and Stop Times. Please note, you may be required to refresh your browser or delete your browsing history to view the latest version dated October 7, 2020. &nb[...]


Letter to Families re Welcome Back and Learning Options

Posted: September 4, 2020, 2:45pm

Superintendent Robyn Gray - Letter to Parents on Updating Return to School Plan - September 4, 2020[...]