Dear Parents and Guardians,
I would like to welcome the school community to the 2016-2017 School Year! We are looking forward to working with all of you this year on behalf of Coast Mountains learners, and continue to make progress towards our district goals.
Shared Vision …“Coast Mountains School District: creating opportunities for learning, opportunities for life.”
District Goals … Raise literacy numeracy levels for all of our learners. Graduation for every learner; crossing the stage with dignity, purpose and options. Enhance learner engagement, opportunities and choice through personalized learning.
I look forward to continue leading the way to turn these goals into reality, and I hope you will all join the Board of Education, School District 82 staff and myself in this quest for successful learning.
School Opening … the first day of school will be Wednesday, September 7. We… Continue reading
Coast Mountains School District wishes to announce the resignation of Ms. Louise Ormerod effective August 31, 2016 to pursue other career opportunities. Most recently appointed to the Vice Principal position at Caledonia Secondary School, Louise served the school district as Principal at Parkside Secondary School for the past ten years. The district thanks Louise for her many contributions and years of service, and extends its best wishes to Louise in her future endeavors.
Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Robin MacLeod to the position of Vice Principal at Caledonia Secondary School effective September 1, 2016.
Currently a Counsellor at Caledonia Secondary School, Robin is a long time and highly respected Terrace educator. Her academic background includes a Master Degree in Education with a focus in Administration from… Continue reading
In preparation for the 2016-2017 School Year, please find the School Supply Lists as provided by Coast Mountains School District schools:
- Bear Valley School – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Primary, Elementary & Secondary)
- Cassie Hall Elementary – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Grades 1 to 6)
- Ecole Mountainview – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Kindergarten to Grade 6)
- Hazelton Secondary School – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Grades 8 & 9)
- Kildala Elementary School – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Kindergarten to Grade 6, English & French Programs)
- Kitwanga Elementary School – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Kindergarten to Grade 7)
- Majagaleehl Gali Aks Elementary School – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Kindergarten to Grade 7)
- Mount Elizabeth Middle School – 2016-17 Supply List (Grade 7)
- Nechako Elementary School – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Kindergarten to Grade 6)
- New Hazelton Elementary School – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Kindergarten to Grade 7)
- Skeena Middle School – 2016-17 Supply Lists (Grades 7,… Continue reading
Coast Mountains School District wishes to announce that Kory Tanner, District Accountant, has accepted an appointment to the position of Manager of Finance & Human Resources with Nisga’a School District No. 92 effective September 1, 2016.
Kory joined Coast Mountains School District in September 1988 and served the district in various support staff roles within the Terrace and Thornhill communities including the positions of Accounting Clerk and BCeSIS Coordinator, and most recently as District Accountant.
The district extends its sincere thanks to Kory for her long-term service and for her many contributions made during her tenure with the school district.
Coast Mountains School District is now actively seeking a new District Accountant and will conduct a search beginning this week.
Our very best wishes are extended to Kory for success in her future endeavors.
Alanna… Continue reading
The Board of Education for Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the leadership staffing appointment of Mr. Lionel Brideson to the position of Principal at Bear Valley School effective August 1, 2016.
Mr. Brideson brings a wealth of experience to Bear Valley School from his progression of roles in the K-12 public education sector as a teacher, school administrator, superintendent of special education and consultant within Alberta, Saskatchewan and most recently the Yukon. Mr. Brideson has over 20 years’ experience as a school administrator in both the elementary and secondary public education environments. He holds a Master of Arts degree in curriculum and administration from the Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, and a Bachelor of Education degree in reading, language arts, drama and physical education from the University of Calgary.
Mr. Brideson is… Continue reading