Welcome to the Cowichan Valley School District (SD 79)
Schools in the Cowichan Valley provide quality education to approximately 7,800 students in a predominately rural area, serving four diverse areas (geographical zones). We are a progressive school district offering world-class instruction and a rich diversity of engaging programs to inspire success for every student, and bring communities together to learn, share, and grow.
Vision: Educational excellence for everyone, everywhere, every time.
Mission: Empowering tomorrow’s learners today.
We respectfully acknowledge that we are learning on the traditional and ancestral lands of the Malahat, Lake Cowichan, Quw’utsun, Halalt, Penelakut, Stz’uminus, and Lyackson people.