School District 71

Inga Hollmayer, of Huband, won all three matches in her weight class in the Elementary Division. Photo supplied

Comox Valley wrestlers take to the mat for first tourney of the season

The Comox Valley wrestlers competed in their first tournament of the year…

  • Dec 13, 2022

 

School District 71 office. File photo

School District 71 elects new board chair, vice-chair

School District 71 elects new board chair

  • Nov 30, 2022

 

The Comox Valley Schools Band and Choir Festival takes place Nov. 14-16. Photo courtesy SD 71

School District 71 Band and Choir Festival returning to Comox Valley

After a two-year hiatus, the Comox Valley Schools Band and Choir Festival…

 

School District 71 office. File photo

School District 71 offering $2,000 reward for information regarding vandalism to properties

Comox Valley Schools is offering a reward of $2,000 for information regarding…

School District 71 office. File photo
School District 71 office. File photo

Comox Valley Schools allocates Student and Family Affordability Fund

School District 71 receiving nearly $1 million in funding

School District 71 office. File photo
The Comox Valley Schools Grad Class Attire Program aims to give all students the opportunity to wear a lightly worn gown or suit on graduation day without the financial burden associated with purchasing a brand-new outfit or having one made for their milestone event. Photo submitted

Grad Class Attire Program finds new home at Comox Valley Dodge

Comox Valley Schools Grad Class Attire Program is moving to a new…

The Comox Valley Schools Grad Class Attire Program aims to give all students the opportunity to wear a lightly worn gown or suit on graduation day without the financial burden associated with purchasing a brand-new outfit or having one made for their milestone event. Photo submitted
GP Vanier grad David Yen has received the Governor General Award for 2022. Photo supplied

GP Vanier’s 2022 Governor General Award winner posts nearly perfect grades

David Yen will be heading off to the University of Waterloo with…

GP Vanier grad David Yen has received the Governor General Award for 2022. Photo supplied
Graffiti and tagging on Comox Valley school walls have become a problem. Photo courtesy SD 71

Vandalism to Comox valley school properties prompts response from SD 71 superintendent

Tom Demeo Special to the Record Typically, summer holidays are a time…

Graffiti and tagging on Comox Valley school walls have become a problem. Photo courtesy SD 71
Students from Mr. Atkinson’s Grade 4/5 class pose for a picture while their Arden Elementary classmates test the track at Wheelie Wednesday, Oct. 5. Photo by Terry Farrell

Courtenay’s Arden Elementary hosts Bike, Walk, n Roll Week

The week of Oct. 3-7, Arden Elementary held a Bike, Walk, n’…

Students from Mr. Atkinson’s Grade 4/5 class pose for a picture while their Arden Elementary classmates test the track at Wheelie Wednesday, Oct. 5. Photo by Terry Farrell
Other than Cumberland and CVRD Area B, where both incumbents were acclaimed, voters will have decisions to make regarding their school trustees.

Comox Valley school trustee candidates offer differing views on most important issue

The 14 candidates running for school board trustee positions in the Comox…

  • Oct 6, 2022
Other than Cumberland and CVRD Area B, where both incumbents were acclaimed, voters will have decisions to make regarding their school trustees.
Denman Islander Keith Porteous, seen here with his two children, is running for the school trustee position in Area A.

Denman Islander Keith Porteous running for Area A school trustee position

My name is Keith Porteous. I am an Area A resident of…

  • Oct 5, 2022
Denman Islander Keith Porteous, seen here with his two children, is running for the school trustee position in Area A.
School District 71 office

Courtenay school board trustee candidate distributing anti-SOGI material

A candidate for one of Courtenay’s two School District 71 trustee positions…

School District 71 office
Police presence at Mark Isfeld School in January of 2018, after an unspecified threat caused RCMP to shut down all three Schol District 71 high schools for the day. File photo

School District 71 holding parent info session regarding emergency preparations

Comox Valley Schools is presenting an information session titled “School safety during…

  • Sep 23, 2022
Police presence at Mark Isfeld School in January of 2018, after an unspecified threat caused RCMP to shut down all three Schol District 71 high schools for the day. File photo
Jasmine Willard is running in the municipal election for one of the two SD71 school board trustee positions for Courtenay.

Jasmine Willard running for one of Courtenay’s two SD71 school board trustee seats

Career public servant and mom of two, Jasmine Willard, is seeking election…

  • Sep 21, 2022
Jasmine Willard is running in the municipal election for one of the two SD71 school board trustee positions for Courtenay.
Anita DeVries is running for the Courtenay school trustee seat in the Oct. 15 election.

Anita Devries is running for a Courtenay school trustee position

Why should you vote for me, Anita DeVries, as school board trustee…

  • Sep 20, 2022
Anita DeVries is running for the Courtenay school trustee seat in the Oct. 15 election.
School District 71 office. File photo

Local groups co-hosting School District 71 trustee all candidates forum

Three local groups - the District Parent Advisory Council (DPAC), the Comox…

  • Sep 19, 2022
School District 71 office. File photo
McCannel-Keene has announced her candidacy for SD71 trustee in the Comox Valley regional District, Area A.

Royston resident Chelsea McCannel-Keene running for Area A school trustee seat

Chelsea McCannel-Keene seeks election as School District 71 trustee in her home…

McCannel-Keene has announced her candidacy for SD71 trustee in the Comox Valley regional District, Area A.
Randi Baldwin

Randi Baldwin to run for school trustee position in Comox

Randi Baldwin has announced her candidacy for school trustee in School District…

  • Sep 7, 2022
Randi Baldwin
Vicky Trill has announced her candidacy as a school trustee for the town of Comox.

Vicki Trill announces candidacy for Comox school trustee position

Local elections are just over a month away. My name is Vicky…

  • Sep 5, 2022
Vicky Trill has announced her candidacy as a school trustee for the town of Comox.
School zone 8-8

School zone speed limits to be extended in Courtenay

The City of Courtenay is extending the hours for reduced 30 km/h…

School zone 8-8