The BC Provincial Health Officer has provided the following letter for school districts to share with parents and guardians regarding the novel coronavirus:


Min. of Health Letter to Parents-Guardians, Coronavirus Update – Feb. 7, 2020
(click on the link to open the letter in PDF format)


This Provincial Health Officer’s letter is being sent home with students for the information of parents and guardians.





The Board of Education invites all interested parties to attend the following additional public consultation forums to provide input and share their views on action planning relating to the Independent Consultant’s report and recommendations.  Members of the public who attend the public consultation forum will be asked to participate in a working session around the recommendations.


Tuesday, February 11, 2020 – 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Northwest Trades & Employment Training Centre (NTETC) – Meeting Room
(formerly the Thornhill Junior/Secondary School, 3120 Highway 16 East, Terrace)

 Tuesday, February 25, 2020 – 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.… Continue reading


For your information, the agenda package for the Coast Mountains Board of Education Regular (Public) Board Meeting scheduled at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at the Board of Education Office located in Terrace can be viewed by accessing the following link:

CMSD82 Regular Board Meeting – January 29, 2020 – Agenda Package

Should you require further information or you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact Carole Gagnon, Executive Assistant at the Board of Education at (250) 638-4401.



Coast Mountains Schools District 82 is seeking input from the parents/guardians of Uplands Elementary School in preparation for the selection process for the Principalship position at Uplands Elementary School in light of the retirement of the current Principal effective July 31, 2020.

Uplands Elementary School parents/guardians … kindly access the following link for details including the options available to access the survey to provide feedback regarding the Principalship Consultation:

UES Parent-Guardian Principalship Consultation Survey
(click on link to open)

The survey is open until February 15, 2020.

Parents/Guardians who have questions or require further information, please contact our Acting Superintendent… 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

Coming Events

  • Feb 12: Business Cttee Mtg
  • Feb 12: Education Cttee Mtg
  • Feb 17: BC Family Day (schools are not in session)
  • Feb 25: Public Consultation Session re: Independent Consultant Report (Kitimat, MEMSS)
  • Feb 26: Board of Education Meeting (Kitimat, MEMSS)
  • Feb 27: Public Consultation Session re: Independent Consultant Report (Hazelton Secondary School)