• Plan to safely bring K-12 students back to class full time July 29, 2020
    Enhanced safety measures and additional resources will enable most students in grades K-12 to return to school on Sept. 8, 2020, with full-time in-class learning as the province moves to Stage 2 of B.C.’s Education Restart Plan.
  • Safer schools on the way for Vancouver students July 28, 2020
    Six safer schools are under construction in Vancouver, as students and families benefit from record investments in seismic upgrades and replacements in neighbourhood schools.
  • Minister and K-12 education partners’ statement of support for anti-racism July 24, 2020
    The following is a statement of support for anti-racism from Rob Fleming, Minister of Education, and the First Nations Education Steering Committee, First Nations Schools Association, BC School Trustees Association, BC Teachers’ Federation, CUPE BC, BC Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils, BC Principals’ and Vice-Principals’ Association, BC School Superintendents Association, BC Association of School Business Officials […]
  • New community roundtable to tackle racism in B.C. schools July 24, 2020
    A new Community Roundtable on Anti-Racism in education has been created to support the development of an anti-racism action plan and to strengthen the K–12 curriculum, ensuring the culture, beliefs and ancestry of all students and staff are accepted, celebrated and understood.

News Releases

 

CMSD82 Leadership Staffing Administrative Adjustment Change

 

The Board of Education for Coast Mountains School District wishes to announce a change in the administrative assignment of Julia Jacobs as Vice Principal at Mount Elizabeth Middle/Secondary School and her return to Cassie Hall Elementary School as Vice Principal for the 2019-2020 school year.

This administrative change will form part of the one-year plan that will provide the opportunity to develop a collaborative leadership staffing transition for the 2020-2021 school year, while engaging mentorship opportunities for Principals and Vice Principals assuming new roles for the upcoming school year.

In her role… Continue reading

 

CMSD82 News Release – Kiran Bath, Manager of HR & Payroll Appointment  (PDF Format)

 

Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Kiran Bath to the new position of Manager of Human Resources & Payroll. Kiran transitioned into her new role effective May 1, 2019 and reports to the Director of Human Resources.

In her new leadership role, Kiran’s duties will include overseeing staffing for the school district, recruitment, administration of the District Occupational Health & Safety Committee, the Attendance Support & Wellness Program including employee accommodations, and supervision of human resources and payroll… Continue reading

 

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Caledonia Secondary School’s operation as a high school!

To celebrate this milestone anniversary a “50th Birthday Barbecue” will be held for students, current and former staff, and community representatives on Friday, June 14, 2019.  There will be entertainment, food, and a chance to walk down memory lane, as we celebrate our 50th year serving the community.

The school day will be modified on June 14 to allow for an extended lunch time to accommodate the celebration.

For more information, please contact Keith Axelson, Principal at Caledonia Secondary School at (250) 635-6531, Local 8052.

 

 

 

CMSD82 News Release – Jocelynn Drew, Bear Valley School Principal Appointment  (PDF Format)

 

The Board of Education for Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the leadership staffing appointment of Jocelynn Drew to the permanent position of Principal at Bear Valley School.

Currently the Teacher in Charge at Bear Valley School, Jocelynn will assume the permanent principalship position effective May 6, 2019.

A long-term employee, Jocelynn is an experienced and knowledgeable educator who has taught at both the elementary and secondary levels during her tenure with the school district in the community of Stewart. She… Continue reading

 

The school district has implemented a new WiFi solution to simplify access for users with non-district devices.

The following networks will be replaced: BYOD Staff, BYOD Student, Guest.

The new network now available for connecting your non-district devices is: CMSD-BYOD.

 

To join the new WiFi Network using a district account, please follow the instructions provided below:

  1. Open your WiFi Settings on your device.
  2. Select CMSD-BYOD.
  3. This will bring up the Captive Portal log-in page.  Note if the Captive Portal does not open automatically, open your device’s browser and it will redirect to the log-in page.
  4. Select… Continue reading

Coming Events

  • Happy Summer Holidays!
  • Sept 7: Labour Day (schools are not in session)
  • Sept 10-11: First Day Back to School (to be confirmed)
  • Sept 23: Business Cttee Mtg
  • Sept 23: Education Cttee Mtg
  • Sept 25: District In-Service Day (schools are not in session)
  • Sept 30: Regular (Public) Board Meeting

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