Still a few tickets left for Something Rotten! A Comox Valley Schools Musical

Comox Valley Schools proudly presents the entertaining musical production of “Something Rotten,” set to run from March 5 to 9, 2024 at Highland Secondary. This comedic musical promises an uplifting night of “culture and art” for audiences aged 13 and up. Directed and produced by Lisa Williams, with musical direction by Carly Swain, this ambitious […]

Help shape Comox Valley Schools’ future: Contribute to the Strategic Plan Survey

Comox Valley Schools is embarking on the development of a new Strategic Plan to guide the district and is seeking valuable input from staff, parents, students, and community members. The Board of Education will be conducting in-depth focus groups and is requesting feedback from staff, students, parents/guardians, and community members through an online survey portal […]

Comox Valley Schools Improv teams thrive at Canadian Improv Games

In an impressive display of creativity and quick thinking, teams from Highland, Vanier, and Isfeld schools in the Comox Valley distinguished themselves at the recent Canadian Improv Games, held in Victoria. Leading the charge was the Isfeld Junior team, who clinched first place under the tutelage of coach and teacher, Peter Spencer and coach Ellie […]

Comox Valley Schools Presents this year’s District Musical – Something Rotten!

Comox Valley Schools Presents this year’s District Musical – Something Rotten! Director: Lisa Williams Musical Director: Carly Swain Choreographer: Tamara Ryan Telford March 5-9 @ 7 p.m. at Highland Secondary School Tickets available here: https://events.sd71.bc.ca/musical/ Get them while you can!

Comox Valley Schools Welcomes New Secretary Treasurer, Carrie McVeigh

Comox Valley Schools is excited to announce the hiring of Carrie McVeigh as our new Secretary Treasurer beginning March 4, 2024. Carrie brings over 30 years of diverse experience in business administration across various sectors, including public education and healthcare. Her work in the K-12 school system, notably with the Mission and Nanaimo-Ladysmith School Districts, […]

Late French Immersion Open House/Info Session on Jan 25

There is an open house/info session for families interested in Late-French Immersion on January 25 at Ecole Puntledge Park at 6:30 pm. Registration for Late French Immersion opens on January 29.   More information is here: Late French Immersion

Feb 6 is new date for the SD 71 Careers session on District Programs and Opportunities

The Comox Valley Schools Careers Department has rescheduled the evening session on District Programs and Opportunities for both Trades AND Academic students going into Grade 11 and 12 next year. Where: G.P. Vanier Secondary (Multi-purpose room) Date: Tuesday, February 6th , 2024 Times: 6:30pm – 730pm – Academic Course Opportunities and Certificate Program Options 7:30pm […]

Lake Trail Community School’s Winter Feast: A Celebration of Community and Belonging

Lake Trail Community School recently hosted its annual Winter Feast, a cherished event that brought together 400 students and 50 staff members in a festive gathering. This year’s feast was notably supported by generous donations from Thrifty’s and the invaluable assistance of the Lake Trail Community School Society volunteers. This is year nine for this […]

Comox Valley Wrestlers Dominate at QMS Christmas Classic Tournament

The Comox Valley wrestlers made a triumphant return to the mat at the QMS Christmas Classic Tournament in Duncan this Saturday, marking the start of the season for the elementary division with a spectacular show of skill and sportsmanship. In an event that saw ten wrestlers from the team clinch gold in their respective divisions, […]

Comox Valley Schools holds successful Careers and Related Activities Week

Comox Valley Schools recently held a very successful Careers and Related Activities Week, aligning with the StrongerBC: Future Ready Action Plan. The week-long event featured a series of interactive and educational activities aimed at expanding students’ knowledge of career possibilities and the skills required in various professions. Highlights of the week included classroom presentations by […]