• 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


The Human Resources Department is responsible for all processes related to hiring and supporting district employees.  This includes recruitment processes, employee documentation and record-keeping, contract interpretation and negotiation, communication of human resource policies, dispatch of casual employees, conflict management and dispute resolution, and assistance in change management and reallocation of resources.


Department Contact & Resource Information:


Director of Human Resources
Kiran Bath      Tel: 250-638-4441
Email: kiran.bath@cmsd.bc.ca
Human Resources Officers  
Kyla Magnusson Tel: 250-638-4440
  Email: kyla.magnusson@cmsd.bc.ca
Denise McGillivray Tel: 250-638-4403
  Email: denise.mcgillivray@cmsd.bc.ca
Chantal Callbreath Tel: 250-638-4430
Email: chantal.callbreath@cmsd.bc.ca
Payroll Clerks
Morgan Matzner
Tel: 250-638-4419
     (Support Staff & Casual)
Email: morgan.matzner@cmsd.bc.ca
Connie Lindsay 
Tel: 250-638-4404
     (Teachers/Exempt Staff)
Email: connie.lindsay@cmsd.bc.ca
Orientation Videos
Bullying & Harassment Prevention http://www.screencast.com/t/BjtLwdhaz
New Teacher Orientation http://www.screencast.com/t/kzvHnwO4B
Teacher-on-Call Orientation http://www.screencast.com/t/CPo3IM2ZGx
Support Staff Orientation http://www.screencast.com/t/yFUj690t1B7v
Employee Handbooks
New Teacher  Handbook New Teacher Handbook 2019
New Teacher Teaching on Call Handbook Handbook – Teacher on Call 2019
Education Assistant / Student Support  Handbook Education Assistants & Student Support
General Employee (Maintenance, Noon Hour Supervisor, etc. ) General Staff – Maintenance, Noon Hour, Clerical
Collective Agreements
CUPE 2052 (2019-2022) CUPE Collective Agreement 2019-2022
BCTF/CMTF (2013-2019)  BCTF CMTF 2013-2019


Employee  & Family Assistance Program
Call Toll-Free: 1-800-667-0993
Website:  http://www.fseap.bc.ca


2019-2020 Teacher Initiated Transfer Form CMSD82 2019-2020 – Teacher Initiated Transfer Request Form
2019-2020 Increase in Assignment Request CMSD82 2019-2020 – Increase in Assignment Request by Teacher Form



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: