For your information, the Board of Education Office Complex for Coast Mountains School District 82 will be closed to the public on December 25 and 26, 2018 and January 1, 2018.

Happy Holidays!




Telling our stories, one video at time is one of the best ways to share Coast Mountains School District’s stories and approach to learning.

We invite you to join us through video, so you can see and hear stories of learning, teaching and innovation directly from our students and educators.

This video entitled “Kitwanga Poem” was filmed at our Kitwanga Elementary School and presented as the opening message for teaching staff district wide at the Curriculum Implementation Day held on September 5, 2017.  This is a beautiful poem written by a Grade 7 student at Kitwanga Elementary School sharing the experience of a Residential School student.

Kitwanga Poem

In the following video, we highlight the journeys of becoming an educator through the lens of different cultural backgrounds.  The video entitled “I am an Educator – Julia’s Poems” was viewed by our… Continue reading

The WorkBC “Find Your Fit Tour” is a fun and interactive student-based career exploration event taking place at our Caledonia Secondary School gym on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 from 8:45 a.m. to 3:12 p.m. for students and teachers, and from 3:45 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for students, parents and community members.

Please access the following link to view the WorkBC Find Your Fit Tour promotional poster for the November 21 event:

FYI Promotional Poster – Find Your Fit Tour – Caledonia Secondary School

Drop in and explore the program and discover how to ‘find your fit’ for a career!  Everyone is welcome to the after-school event between 3:45 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on November 21.

There is no cost for attending this event and everyone who attends receives a free WorkBC student notebook.

For your convenience, we provide the following Google link for directions to Caledonia Secondary School which… Continue reading


CMSD82 News Release – Ray McDonald, Secretary Treasurer Appointment – January 7, 2019  (PDF Format)


The Board of Education for Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Raymond (Ray) McDonald to the position of Secretary Treasurer effective January 7, 2019.

Ray brings more than 30 years of business experience to the role of Secretary Treasurer. He is a highly respected executive within B.C.’s private sector having served in the positions as Corporate Secretary and Treasurer, Vice President Finance, and Corporate Controller with organizations based in Port McNeill and Port Alice.

The Secretary Treasurer plays an important and key role in the operation of Coast Mountains School District. Ray’s extensive experience as an effective and highly competent team player with a wealth of financial expertise and a solid understanding of how systems work will prove invaluable in his new role.

He is a Chartered… Continue reading



Coast Mountains’ schools and the Board of Education Office will be closed on Monday, November 12, 2018 in observance of Remembrance Day, and will re-open as regularly scheduled on Tuesday, November 13.

Remembrance Day assemblies will be held throughout our school district on Friday, November 9.

On this Remembrance Day, we pay tribute to those past and present who served our country with courage and compassion.  Lest we forget …