• 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 – Manager of Projects Appointment, Greg Porter – August 1, 2020  (PDF Format)


Coast Mountains School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Greg Porter to the new position of Manager of Projects within the Facility Services Department effective August 1, 2020.

Greg moves into his new role from the position of Manager of Maintenance Services, a position he has held since April 28, 2014.  He holds three Red Seal Trades certifications and certification through the University of Northern British Columbia in Project Management.

Greg joined the school district in June 2013 in the position of Electrician/Heating Technician and has proven to be a valuable member of the school district’s Maintenance Team.

The Manager of Projects plays a key role in the operation of the school district and we are pleased to have an individual with Greg’s experience and a strong maintenance background assuming this role.

The school district is now actively seeking a Manager of Maintenance Services and will conduct a search beginning this week.

We extend our congratulations to Greg on his appointment and wish him every success in his new position.


Travis Elwood
Director of Facility Services



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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