• More Richmond students will learn in seismically safer schools January 21, 2021
    Nearly 700 more students in Richmond soon will be learning in safer schools when seismic upgrades are complete at James Whiteside and William Bridge elementary schools.
  • Joint statement on Black Shirt Day January 15, 2021
    Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, and Jennifer Whiteside, Minister of Education, have released the following statement to mark Black Shirt Day on Jan. 15, 2021:
  • New Westminster students benefiting from new school January 12, 2021
    The wait is over for students in New Westminster who have begun the New Year in a new, modern, engaging and inspiring secondary school that will benefit the community now and in the future.
  • Safer school for Aldergrove elementary students January 8, 2021
    Students and staff at Shortreed Community Elementary school in Aldergrove will be better protected in the event of an earthquake, thanks to planned seismic upgrades.
Link to CMSD School Options

 

The 2020-2021 School Calendar for Coast Mountains School District 82, approved by the Board of  Education and the Ministry of Education in February and May 2020 respectively, reflects the “original” school opening date for students on September 8.  The return to school date for students was revised to September 10 by the Ministry of Education to provide a gradual restart to orient students and staff on the new health and safety measures in place.  Teachers and support staff return to school on September 8.

Kindly note that other than the revised school opening date for students of September 10, the 2020-2021 School Calendar for Coast Mountains School District 82 remains in effect subject to change in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and recommendations from the BC Provincial Health Officer and the Ministry of Education.  

CMSD82 2020-2021 School Calendar

CMSD82 2020-2021 School Calendar – Backgrounder

Additionally, for your interest, please find the 2020-2021 Internal Administrative Calendar for Coast Mountains School District 82 which is also subject to change in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and recommendations from the BC Provincial Health Officer and the Ministry of Education.

CMSD82 2020-2021 Internal Administrative Calendar

Should you have questions or require further information, please contact Carole Gagnon, Executive Assistant at the Board of Education Office at (250) 638-4401 or via email at carole.gagnon@cmsd.bc.ca.

 

 

 

Coming Events

  • Jan 1: Happy New Year
  • Jan 4: Back to School
  • Jan 13: Business Cttee Mtg (virtual)
  • Jan 13: Education Cttee Mtg (virtual)
  • Jan 15: Student & Kindergarten Registration Opens
  • Jan 27: Regular (Public) Board Meeting (virtual)
  • Jan 29: Non-Instructional Day (schools are not in session)

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