Coast Mountains School District is pleased to present a Social Media Awareness & Parenting the Digital World presentation by Safer Schools Together for parents/guardians of school-aged children to be held on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the REM Lee Theatre in Terrace (4920 Straume Avenue – Google map directions https://goo.gl/maps/N4rze1X7YHq).

To view the poster for the Social Media Awareness & Parenting the Digital World presentation, please access the following link:

CMSD82 Parent-Guardian Presentation Flyer – Nov. 1, 2017

With society heading in a direction of being constantly connected to technology, what do we need to know as parents to protect our kids and teach them responsible and appropriate use of technology? The parameters of rules and expectations that you put in place at home will undoubtedly guide their behaviour in the years to come. Please join us for an informative presentation which… Continue reading

 

The Boil Water Advisory issued on October 10, 2017 has been rescinded effective October 20, 2017 at 4:35 p.m. and the Thornhill community water is again safe to consume.

Please reference the following press releases issued by the Regional District Kitimat-Stikine on October 20 at 5:14 p.m.:

Rescind Notice

TWS Press Release No. 5 October 20 2017

Regional District staff have disinfected the main domestic water storage facilities and flushed the distribution systems twice. Repeat water quality laboratory testing now indicates no presence of Total Coliform Bacteria.

To further improve water quality in your homes and businesses, the Regional District recommends customers flush their water pipes and faucets, including removing, and cleaning faucet screens if possible. Begin with the faucet that is highest up in your home or building and then open all other faucets (hot and cold), including outside taps for 5 minutes, one at a time moving… Continue reading

 

Dear CMSD82 Employee,

Welcome back to the 2017-2018 school year!  The first of two Curriculum Implementation Days for the upcoming school year will be held on Tuesday, September 5.  The second Curriculum Implementation Day is planned on Friday, April 13.  These days are specifically dedicated to BC’s redesigned K-12 curriculum.

As previously shared, the following Curriculum Implementation Day sessions have been planned in Hazelton, Kitimat, Terrace and Stewart on Tuesday, September 5 … to view the program or “shape of the day” for these venues, please click on the links below:

Hazelton-Kitwanga K-12 Teachers – Hazelton Secondary School
Kitimat K-12 Teachers – Nechako Elementary School
Terrace-Thornhill K-9 – Skeena Middle School
Terrace-Thornhill Grades 10-12 Teachers – Caledonia Secondary School
Stewart K-12 Teachers – Bear Valley School

Should you have further questions or require additional information, please contact your School Principal for assistance.

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Dear Parents and Guardians,

I would like to welcome the school community to the 2017-2018 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 and 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 6. … Continue reading

Coming Events

  • Nov. 13: Remembrance Day Statutory Holiday (schools are not in session)
  • Nov. 15: Business Committee Meeting
  • Nov. 15: Education Committee Meeting
  • Nov. 22 & 23: Early Dismissal
  • Nov. 24: Non-Instructional Day (schools are not in session)
  • Nov. 29: Board Meetings (Terrace Board of Education Office)