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.

News Items

Jan 26-30 - Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Registration week is January 26-30, 2015, for the September 2015 intake. Registration packages will be available for download beginning at 4:00 pm on January 23, 2015. Parents may print and complete the packages prior to going to the school. […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...

Committee of the Whole Agenda Package

Please click below to view the agenda package for the January 20, 2015 Committee of the Whole meeting, scheduled for 4:00 pm at the School Board Office. Agenda Package for the January 20, 2015 Committee of the Whole Meeting  

The Highlighter - January 7, 2015

Please click below to read The Highlighter, a summary of information presented and decisions made at the monthly Open Board Meeting. Highlighter – January 7, 2015

News Release - Superintendent Retirement

Joe Rhodes, Superintendent of Schools for the Cowichan Valley School District, has announced his retirement after 37 years in public education. Mr. Rhodes advised the Board of Education that with a new board in place, and labour peace for the […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...

Winter School Bus Information Notice

Please click below for the Winter School Bus Information Notice. Winter School Bus Information – 2014

News Release - Cowichan Board Chair Elected Vice-President of Island Boards of Education

Please click below to view a news release regarding the Cowichan Board Chair elected Vice-President of Island Board of Education. NEWS RELEASE – VISTA Vice-President

New Trustees take the helm in the Cowichan Valley

The Cowichan Valley Board of Education welcomed seven new Trustees who were sworn in for a 4-year term on December 10.  The Board elected Trustees Candace Spilsbury as Chair and Barb de Groot as Vice Chair.  Joining them are elected […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...

Winter Break Office Hours

Please click below for a schedule of operational times for School District 79 during Winter Break. Winter Break 2014-15