CMSD82 News Release – Mark Newbery Appointment, HSS Principalship August 1, 2015 (Announcement in PDF Format)
Mark is a long-term employee with the School District and a long-term resident of Hazelton. He has held various teaching positions including a teaching assignment at Hazelton Secondary School prior to assuming his present role as Principal at Majagaleehl Gali Aks Elementary School. Mark holds a degree in Outdoor Recreation and Geography from Lakehead University, PDP qualification as a Primary School Teacher from Simon Fraser University and a Master of Arts degree in multi-disciplinary leadership from UNBC.
Mark’s teaching career has been characterized by hard work, reliability and a focus on student success. His work in schools has always portrayed… Continue reading
Kitimat City High Student, Shadow Emile, was one of many Coast Mountains School District students from around the northwest who took part in the 2015 Skills Canada BC Northwest Regional Trades Competition held on January 23 at the Northwest Community College (Terrace Campus). Shadow competed in the Culinary Arts portion of the competion and placed third overall!
Shadow is currently enrolled in the ACE IT Culinary Arts Program at Northwest Community College.
Well Done Shadow!
A Family Literacy Day celebration entitled “Learning for Life” is planned on Saturday, January 31 at Suwilaawks Community School from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This event is hosted by the Terrace Community Literacy Committee with funding from Decoda Literacy Solutions.
There will be activities for the whole family including a light lunch. Everyone is welcome!
For more information, please contact the Terrace Community Literacy Committee at 250-638-1863.
Great News! The Board of Education approved the CMSD82 2015-2017 Strategic Plan for Trades Training at the Regular Board Meeting held on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 setting the direction for the next three years. Our Superintendent of Schools, Katherine McIntosh, and Director of Instruction (School Support), Janet Meyer, will start an extensive public consultation to share and receive feedback on the Strategic Plan.
Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Geoff McKay to the temporary position of District Technical Skills Administrator effective February 1, 2015. In this newly created position, Geoff will work with the school district’s senior management team in the development of the Trades & Employment Training Centre. Congratulations Geoff!
In preparation for the 2015-2016 school year, the Board of Education is seeking the cooperation of parents in registering their child on the following dates. If you have not already done so, pre-registration is requested in order to provide the School District Administration the time to plan staffing to meet school needs.
Schools are open to take registration for Kindergarten from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. between January 12, 2015 and March 6, 2015.
The School District will make every effort to place students who have registered by March 6, 2015 in their catchment area school. Students registering after March 6, 2015 may not be granted a place in their catchment area school.
To be eligibile for entry to school in September 2015 students must be five years of age on or before December 31, 2015. A birth certificate, proof… Continue reading