For the information of CMSD82 parents and guardians.


As the Hazelton/Kitwanga areas remain under extreme cold temperatures and high wind chills, all bus runs for the Hazelton/Kitwanga areas will be cancelled on Thursday, January 16This is out of concern for the safety of Hazelton/Kitwanga students waiting for buses in the extreme cold weather and high wind chills.

A warming trend is forecasted for the Hazelton/Kitwanga area and we are hopeful for safe school bus travel conditions on Friday, January 17.

Kindly note that all Hazelton/Kitwanga schools will remain open on January 16 and staff will… Continue reading


CMSD82 News Release – Virginia Fuller, Secretary Treasurer Appointment – Feb. 1, 2020


The Board of Education for Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Virginia (Ginger) Fuller to the position of Secretary Treasurer effective February 1, 2020.

A resident of Terrace, Ginger’s background includes 20 years of financial management and leadership experience in corporate settings, non-profit, and small businesses encompassing 16 years in the public sector.  Ginger’s experience working and liaising with First Nation governments will complement the responsibilities and duties in her role as Secretary Treasurer. She is a Chartered Professional… Continue reading


CMSD82 New Release – Retirement Vice Principal, Suwilaawks Community School – July 31, 2020  (PDF Format)


Coast Mountains School District wishes to announce the retirement of Roberta Clarke, Vice Principal at Suwilaawks Community School effective July 31, 2020. Roberta has chosen to retire following 32 years as an educator. A difficult decision for her, as having had the opportunity to teach children in their formative years throughout her career has given her tremendous happiness and pleasure.

A long-term employee, Roberta joined the school district in 1991. She held various temporary primary teaching positions at Thornhill Primary School… Continue reading




CMSD82 2020-2021 New Student Registration & Cross-Boundary Application Notice  (click on link to open)


School District 82 Policy 1030 outlines student attendance/catchment area procedures in accordance with Ministry of Education policies on Schools of Choice.  It is important that parents take note of specific deadlines defined within this policy and ensure the procedures listed below are followed:

  1. Students must be registered at their catchment area school.
  2. Cross Boundary/Out-of-Catchment Applications:  After registering at your catchment area school, applications must be received at your school of choice by February 14, 2020 for the… Continue reading

In preparation for the 2020-2021 school year, the Board of Education is seeking the cooperation of parents/guardians in registering their child on the following dates.  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 13, 2020 and March 13, 2020.

The School District will make every effort to place students who have registered by March 13, 2020 in their catchment area school.  Students registering after… Continue reading

Coming Events

  • Happy New Year!
  • Jan 6: First Day Back to School following Winter Break
  • Jan 15: Business Cttee Mtg
  • Jan 22: Education Cttee Mtg
  • Jan 29: Public Board of Education Mtg (Terrace)
  • Jan 31: Non-Instructional Day (schools are not in session)