• 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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CMSD82 News Release – H.R. Officer Appointment, Denise McGillivray, July 1, 2020  (PDF format)


Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Denise McGillivray to the position of Human Resources Officer on a permanent basis effective July 1, 2020. Denise has been performing that role as Acting Human Resources Officer since October 2019.

Denise joined the school district in 1998 as the Careers Program Secretary at Caledonia Senior Secondary School. She assumed the temporary role of School Secretary at Cassie Hall Elementary School for the 2000-2001 school year before returning to Caledonia Senior Secondary School in the position of Bookkeeper. In August 2009, Denise assumed the role of Accounts Payable Clerk within the Finance Department. She assumed the position of Payroll Clerk for Teachers/Exempt Staff in June 2013, a position she held until her appointment in October 2019 to the Acting Human Resources Officer role.

Denise’s reputation with the school district is characterized by hard work, reliability and a professional approach to her work.

Her experience, skills and background knowledge of the school district in the support staff roles she has held over the past twenty years complements Denise’s role within the Human Resources Department.

We congratulate Denise on her permanent appointment and wish her continued success in her role as Human Resources Officer!


Kiran Bath
Director of Human Resources


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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