CMSD82 News Release – HSS & NHES Administration Changes – August 1, 2020 to July 31, 2021

 

I am writing to share with you some interim changes effective August 1, 2020 in the administrative structures at Hazelton Secondary School and New Hazelton Elementary School.

Vince Dikaitis, Principal at Hazelton Secondary School has extended his current leave.  Paul Boisvert has been appointed Principal for Hazelton Secondary School effective August 1, 2020 through to July 31, 2021.

The school district is now actively seeking a Vice Principal for Hazelton Secondary School for the 2020-2021 school year (one-year assignment) and will commence a search beginning today.

Alison Campbell, Principal at New Hazelton Elementary School is taking a medical leave effective August 1, 2020.  Jan Thorburn has been appointed Principal at New Hazelton Elementary School effective August 1, 2020 through to July 31, 2021.

We are thankful that Paul and Jan are able to provide leadership in these assignments.  Paul and Jan are passionate educators who celebrate the uniqueness of each learner optimizing learning opportunities for every student.

The school district will be providing ongoing support to Paul and Jan as they transition into these assignments ensuring a continued safe and successful learning environment for students remains the focus of Hazelton Secondary School and New Hazelton Elementary School.

Your understanding and support is appreciated as we transition through these changes.

Please join me in welcoming Paul and Jan to these leadership assignments.

 

Janet Meyer
Superintendent of Schools

 

Coming Events
  • March 29: Back to School following Spring Break
  • March 30: Tsimshian Language Family Bingo Night, 6pm to 7pm (virtual)
  • April 2: Good Friday (schools are not in session)
  • April 5: Easter Monday (schools are not in session)
  • April 7: Business Cttee Meeting (virtual)
  • April 7: Education Cttee Meeting (virtual)
  • April 15: Strategic Planning Engagement Session, 12noon to 1pm (virtual)
  • April 21: Regular (Public) Board Meeting, 5pm (virtual)
  • April 22: Earth Day
  • April 23: Non-Instructional Day (schools are not in session)
  • April 28: Day of Mourning
  • April 29: Haisla Language Family Bingo (virtual), 6pm to 7pm

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