• New skills training seats in the Cariboo for B.C. jobs October 24, 2014
    As part of B.C.’s Blueprint, Premier Christy Clark today announced additional trades training seats for students in Quesnel and Williams Lake.
  • Partnership builds work skills, supports marine rescue October 22, 2014
    Four people are gaining valuable work experience by helping to build the new Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue (RCM-SAR) training facility in East Sooke, thanks to $31,612 in Job Creation Partnership funding.
  • ATV trails rolling in job experience for workers October 17, 2014
    ATV trails between Christina Lake and Grand Forks have been upgraded, benefiting locals and tourists alike, thanks to more than $52,000 in Job Creation Partnership funding, which gave three people work experience in trail maintenance and construction.
  • India trade mission promotes partnerships, investment, jobs for B.C. October 17, 2014
    There are plenty of opportunities for B.C. companies in India. That was the message delegates received loud and clear as Premier Christy Clark wrapped up her latest trade mission to one of the world’s fastest-growing economies.



Coast Mountains School District is pleased to present R.T.I. 101 an introduction to Response to Intervention with Chris Weber on Friday, October 24, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the REM Lee Theatre in Terrace.  There is no charge for CMSD82 employees to attend the R.T.I. 101 Session.  A $25/person fee will be applied to guests joining the session. A lunch break is provided from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., however, lunch is not provided.

Chris is a former high school, middle school and elementary school teacher and administrator. He has had a great deal of success helping students who historically under-achieve learn at extraordinarily high levels. He and his colleagues have developed systems of Response to Intervention that have led to heretofore unrealized levels of learning at schools across the country. More information on our presenter is available at http://www.chriswebereducation.com/.

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For your information, please find the Declaration of Candidates for School Trustee Electoral Area 2 (Terrace) for Coast Mountains Board of Education School District 82, as officially signed off by Cathy Jackson, Chief Election Officer, at the Close of the Extended Nomination Period (4:00 p.m. today, October 14) for the November 15, 2014 General Local Election:

CMSD82 Declaration of Candidates – Trustee Electoral Area 2, 2014 General Local Election

Should you require further information or have questions, please contact Cathy Jackson at (250) 635-1907 or visit the CivicInfoBC Election Reporting website at http://www.civicinfo.bc.ca/ which provides a province-wide listing of candidates running for office at the local level on November 15, 2014.





For your information, please find the Declaration of Candidates for School Trustees for Coast Mountains Board of Education School District 82, as officially signed off by Cathy Jackson, Chief Election Officer, at the Close of the Nomination Period (4:00 p.m., October 10, 2014) for the November 15, 2014 Local General Election:


CMSD82 Declaration of Candidates – 2014 General Local Election – October 10, 2014


Candidates officially declared by the Chief Election Officer for School Trustees for Coast Mountains Board of Education School District 82 are provided as follows:


Mr. Raymond Apna-Raj, #13–30 Clifford Street, Kitimat, B.C. V8C 1B4
Trustee Electoral Area 1 (Kitimat)

Mr. Tim Carter, 88 Skeena Street, Kitimat, B.C. V8C 1Y9
Trustee Electoral Area 1 (Kitimat)

Ms. Margaret Warcup, #2–4730 Vesta Avenue, Terrace, B.C. V8G 0B3
Trustee Electoral Area 1 (Kitimat)

Mr. Art Erasmus, 3820 Hatton Street, Terrace, B.C. V8G 5P6
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Please be informed that all Coast Mountains’ schools in Kitimat are closed today, September 25, due to a power outage.  Communication from BC Hydro estimate power restoration at approximately 3:00 p.m. today.

Schools closed:

  • Mount Elizabeth Middle/Secondary School
  • Kitimat City High
  • Nechako Elementary School
  • Kildala Elementary School




Coast Mountains Board of Education have made arrangements for the convenience of School District families to voluntarily purchase student accident insurance through the Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance program, underwritten by Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.   Coast Mountains Board of Education does not insure expenses for student injuries that happen on school grounds or during school activities.  Parents and/or guardians are responsible for these expenses.

Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance offers protection against the unexpected costs of injury from accidents, and is especially valuable for families who:

  • do not have medical or dental plans,
  • have limited plans, as it may help supplement health and dental benefits, or
  • have active children who enjoy sports and outdoor activities.

Note … Coast Mountains’ students received material relating to the Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance program upon their return to school September 22, 2014 to bring home to their… Continue reading

Coming Events

  • Oct. 7 - Business Cttee. Mtg.
  • Oct. 8 - Education Cttee. Mtg.
  • Oct. 13 - Thanksgiving Statutory Holiday
  • Oct. 22 - Board Meetings
  • Oct. 24 - Provincial ProD Day (non-instructional day; schools are not in session)
  • Oct. 31 - Happy Halloween!