COURTENAY, B.C- Students in the Comox Valley are getting a snow day.

Due to the snowy weather that the region got yesterday and more expected snow today, School District 71 has closed all schools throughout their area. Buses will not be running.

Tigger Too Daycare and Preschool and Lighthouse Daycare are also closed.

To the north, School District 72 has announced that schools are open today, with buses running. Drivers are asked to take care during their commute.