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

Summer Board Office Hours

Please click below to view the Summer Hours for the School Board Office complex. 2015 Summer Board Office Hours   

Around the Cowichan Valley School District - June 2015

Around the Cowichan Valley School District – June 2015

Approved School District Calendar for 2015/2016

Please click below for the School District Calendar for 2015/2016. Approved School Calendar 2015-2016 (pdf)  

Around the Cowichan Valley School District - May 2015

Around the Cowichan Valley School District – May 2015

Highlights from Canadian School Boards Association (CSBA) Meeting

Click here to see the highlights from the recent CSBA cross Canada check-in.  These updates were submitted by each provincial association that attended the May 2-3 Canadian School Boards Association meeting in Victoria.    

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week is celebrated from May 4 to 8, 2015.  Please click the link below to view a message of appreciation sent to all school district staff from the Board of Education for their contributions to our students. Teacher […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...

Special Open Board Meeting - Thursday, April 23, 2015

The Board of Education will be holding a Special Open Board Meeting on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 4:00 pm in the Boardroom at the School Board Office.

Lights Out Canada April 22, 2015

Chemainus Secondary Green Team is planning to participate in Lights Out Canada events Wednesday, April 22, 2015. They would like to encourage all School District 79 Cowichan Valley Schools to participate as well. Schools can register and find information at: […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...