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We have been honoured and privileged to represent Coast Mountains School District 82 over the past year. We believe, as a Board of Education, that the successful educational, emotional, social and physical growth of students is achieved through the collaboration and involvement of the parents, staff, trustees and the community at large. With this premise in mind, we are certain that schools within Coast Mountains School District 82 will continue to provide our students with a safe, caring and productive learning environment. We look forward to continue working with all educational partners, committees and partner groups to promote and enhance student learning across all the communities in our wonderfully diverse district.

As the Holiday Season approaches, I would like to take this opportunity to bring greetings from your Trustees. Many of us have enjoyed Christmas Concerts and all the goodwill they bring.… Continue reading

 

Telling our stories, one video at time is one of the best ways to share Coast Mountains School District’s stories and approach to learning.

We invite you to join us through video, so you can see and hear stories of learning, teaching and innovation directly from our students and educators.

This video entitled “Kitwanga Poem” was filmed at our Kitwanga Elementary School and presented as the opening message for teaching staff district wide at the Curriculum Implementation Day held on September 5, 2017.  This is a beautiful poem written by a Grade 7 student at Kitwanga Elementary School sharing the experience of a Residential School student.

Kitwanga Poem

In the following video, we highlight the journeys of becoming an educator through the lens of different cultural backgrounds.  The video entitled “I am an Educator – Julia’s Poems” was viewed by our… Continue reading

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Coast Mountains’ schools and the Board of Education Office will be closed on Monday, November 12, 2018 in observance of Remembrance Day, and will re-open as regularly scheduled on Tuesday, November 13.

Remembrance Day assemblies will be held throughout our school district on Friday, November 9.

On this Remembrance Day, we pay tribute to those past and present who served our country with courage and compassion.  Lest we forget …

 

 

 

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. today, September 14) for the October 20, 2018 General Local Election.

Declaration of Candidates – CMSD82 School Trustee 2018 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://bc.localelections.ca/candidates/index_rd.html which provides a province-wide listing of candidates running for office at the local level on October 20, 2018.

 

 

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Dear Parents and Guardians,

I would like to welcome the school community to the 2018-2019 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 5. … Continue reading