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In preparation for the 2022-2023 school year, please find links to the School Supplies Lists as provided by Coast Mountains School District schools.  Please reference the additional notations detailed below.


Please Note:

Suwilaawks Community School provide classroom supplies to students at a fee of $40/student.  Details regarding payment for classroom supplies will be provided to parents/guardians during the first week of school.  This fee will cover the supplies required for the year.  Students are asked to bring: a clearly labelled water bottle, a backpack and indoor shoes suitable for all day wear… Continue reading


For your information … please note the 2022 District-Wide School Summer Closure is scheduled from 8:30 a.m., Monday, July 18 through to 12:00 noon, Monday, August 22 to accommodate maintenance activities during that time.

Important Notations:

  • FOB access for teaching staff will be turned off at 8:30 a.m., Monday, July 18 through to 12:00 noon, Monday, August 22.
  • Staff that may require access during the 2022 District-Wide School Summer Closure, should contact their School Principal for assistance.
  • School Principals will continue to have FOB access during the summer closure period.
  • Unless authorized by our Facilities Department, the scheduling of… Continue reading


CMSD82 News Release – Tina McDonald, District VP Early Learning & Child Care Appointment


The Board of Education for Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Tina McDonald to the new role of District Vice Principal Early Learning & Child Care effective August 1, 2022 for the 2022-2023 school year.

Through the expanded focus of the B.C. Government’s Early Learning Framework on programming for children from infancy to eight years of age (previously five years of age), Coast Mountains School District supports this provincial direction with the addition of the District Vice Principal Early… Continue reading


Coast Mountains School District 82 wishes to secure rental properties for new employees in the communities of Kitimat, Terrace and the Hazeltons in preparation for the upcoming school year.

If you have a rental property and you would like to explore the opportunity to rent your property to School District 82, we invite you to contact us at rentals@cmsd.bc.ca.

Alternatively, we provide a link to the following CMSD82 flyer for sharing with family, friends and/or acquaintances for their interest in an opportunity to rent property to School District 82:

CMSD82 Flyer – Seeking Rental Properties in Kitimat, Terrace… Continue reading


For your information, kindly note the following 2022 Summer Hours for the Board of Education Office:

July 4 to August 19 inclusive
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday to Friday
Closed for Lunch – 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.

 The Board of Education Office will be closed on Friday, July 1
and Monday, August 1 in observance of Canada Day
and B.C. Day.

Note:  The Board of Education Office will be closed to the public from July 18 to August 19 inclusive in conjunction with the 2022 CMSD82 District-Wide School Summer Closure scheduled to accommodate… Continue reading

Coming Events

  • June 29-Sept 5 – Summer Break
  • Best wishes for a wonderful summer!  Stay safe, have fun … see you on September 6.
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