Kindly note the next Regular Board of Education Meeting for Coast Mountains School District 82 will be held on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. at the Board of Education Office in Terrace (3211 Kenney Street, Building A).

The Regular Board of Education Meeting scheduled on Wednesday, June 21 has been cancelled.

Should you require further information, please contact Carole Gagnon, Executive Assistant at the Board of Education Office as follows:

Tel:  (250) 638-4401 or Toll Free 1-855-635-4931, Local 4401
Fax: 1-888-290-4786



CMSD82 Internal News Release – Dave Bartley Retirement – Director of Instruction, Learner Support


It is with mixed emotions that we share the retirement of Dave Bartley, Director of Instruction for Learner Support effective August 31, 2017. Though we are in full support of his decision to assume a well-deserved retirement and to spend time with his family, Dave’s effective leadership and expertise will be sadly missed by all within the school district including the many connections and relationships he has forged with all staff.

Dave joined the school district in September 1989 as a Learning Assistance Teacher at Skeena Junior Secondary School. He further served as a Classroom Teacher at Skeena Junior Secondary and Uplands Elementary Schools. After assuming a brief administrative position with School District No. 33 (Chilliwack), Dave returned to the school district as Principal of Copper Mountain Elementary School. He then assumed the position… Continue reading



Please be informed of the 2017 Summer Hours for the Board of Education Office as follows:

July 4 to August 25
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday to Friday
Closed for Lunch – 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.

The Board of Education Office will be closed to the public
from July 17 to August 11 inclusive in conjunction
with the 2017 District-Wide School Summer Closure scheduled
to accommodate maintenance activities during that time.

Note: The Board of Education Office will be closed on Monday, July 3 in lieu of the July 1 Canada Day Statutory Holiday.

Should you require additional information, please contact Carole Gagnon, Executive Assistant at the Board of Education Office at (250) 638-4401 or via email at

Happy summer holidays to all:)!


Coast Mountains School District is working towards becoming a leader in sustainable practices and environmental awareness. The school district is proud to have supported many energy conservation initiatives over the past several years promoting environmentally friendly practices and reducing our collective carbon footprint at all levels of the organization.

There are currently many projects and initiatives that have been carried out in schools and classrooms throughout Coast Mountains School District that include recycling programs, anti-idling signage, turn-it-off programs for lighting and computers, composting, creating a community garden, tree planting, water conservation awareness and last summer’s four-week District-Wide School Summer Closure.

The District-Wide School Summer Closure initiative proved very successful in its primary objective of achieving a 10% savings reduction related to the usage of electrical utilities/air conditioning costs during that period. Additionally, this initiative also provided for the following opportunities during the closure period:
– a common summer break… Continue reading



If you are a student who is required to take a Provincial Exam this summer, please read the information below. Additional information can be found on the Ministry of Education website.

Since all exams are electronic, you can locate the sample exams through the Ministry website link shared above.  If you have never attempted an electronic exam, it is suggested that you take the time to practice with the ‘past exams’.

Electronic Exams:
All Grade 12 required Provincial Exams will be administered electronically.

Exam Centre Location:
Northwest Trades & Employment Training Centre (NTETC), 3120 Highway 16 East, Terrace

Important Notation:
For complete information about changes to the 2017 Graduation Program, please visit

August Exam Schedule:
August 14 and 15, 2017 – access the following link for information regarding the August 2017 Provincial Exams Information.

Please email Mr. Geoff McKay, District Technical Skills Administrator… Continue reading

Coming Events

  • June 14: Education Cttee. Meeting
  • June 21: Business Cttee. Meeting
  • June 21: National Aboriginal Day
  • June 28: Board of Education Mtgs.
  • June 29: Last Day of School
  • June 30: Administrative Day (schools are not in session)
  • June 30 to September 5: Summer Holidays!
  • September 6: First Day of School