• 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.
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For your information, please find the Declaration of Official Election Results for the 2018 School Trustee Election for Coast Mountains Board of Education School District 82 as officially declared today, October 22, 2018 by Cathy Jackson, Chief Election Officer.

To view the Declaration of Official Election Results document, please click on the following link:

CMSD82 Declaration of Official Election Results – 2018 General Local Election

The Chief Election Officer officially declared elected the following candidates who received the highest number of valid votes for the office of School Trustee:

– Trustee Electoral Area 1 (Kitimat) – Raymond Apna-Raj (elected by acclamation)
– Trustee Electoral Area 1 (Kitimat) – Karen Jonkman (elected by acclamation)
– Trustee Electoral Area 2 (Terrace) – Art Erasmus
– Trustee Electoral Area 2 (Terrace) – Margaret Warcup
– Trustee Electoral Area 3 (Thornhill) – Sandy Watson
– Trustee Electoral Area 4 (Stewart) – Angela Brand Danuser (elected by acclamation)
– Trustee Electoral Area 5 (Hazelton) – Shar McCrory (elected by acclamation)

Should you require further information, or have questions, please contact Cathy Jackson at (250) 635-1907.

CONGRATULATIONS is extended to the new Board of Education School Trustees who will represent the Board of Education of Coast Mountains School District 82 for a four-year term commencing November 5, 2018 to November 6, 2022!

Details are being finalized regarding the Swearing In Ceremony for the new Board of Education and the Inaugural Meeting which will be shared in the coming week.  Both events will be held at the Board of Education Office located at 3211 Kenney Street in Terrace. Everyone is welcome to attend.





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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