Central Okanagan Public Schools

School Introduction 

Comox Valley School District #71 services the communities of Courtenay, Comox, and Cumberland which make up on Comox Valley region situated on the waterfront of eastern Vancouver Island. The Comox Valley is a short, 2 hour picturesque drive from the BC Ferries terminal in Nanaimo or a quick 30 minute flight from Vancouver to the Comox Valley International Airport (YQQ).

The Comox Valley welcomes three hundred (300) international students each year and offers a unique combination of landscapes and recreational opportunities. 

  • School District Distribution:
    • Elementary Schools: 16
    • Junior High Schools:21
    • Junior Secondary: 1
    • High Schools: 3
  • Other Features:
    • Comox Valley offers a large variety of outdoor activities year round such as skiing, golfing, kayaking, and more.