• 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


Coast Mountains School District 82 is committed to keeping staff, students, parents and school communities informed during the COVID-19 crisis.  We have updated the school district’s website to include a COVID 19 menu on the home page menu bar to provide a centralized area for regular updates from the school district, the Provincial Health Officer, the Ministry of Education, safety and health issues, etc.

The COVID-19 menu provides a drop-down feature for quick access to the following informational categories.  We will provide regular updates. 

  • Communications to Employees & Families
  • Provincial Health Updates & Resources
  • Ministry of Education Information
  • COVID-19 Website Links & Resources
  • Managing Stress during COVID-19
  • Tips for Talking to Kids about COVID-19
  • Learning Resources for Families

Please continue to check our website at http://cmsd.bc.ca/ and follow our Twitter feed @CoastMtnSD.


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)

Northern Health Info Line

COVID-19 Online Clinic and Info Line for Northern BC residents: