• 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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Notice of Nomination Period – Thornhill Trustee By-Election  (PDF Bulletin)



PUBLIC NOTICE is given to the electors of Coast Mountains Board of Education School District 82 that a Trustee By-election will be held on Saturday, January 9, 2016 to elect one trustee to represent Coast Mountains School District 82 as follows:

Trustee (one) – Trustee Electoral Area 3 (Thornhill) (Area E of Kitimat-Stikine Regional District and the South and East portion of Area C of the Kitimat-Stikine Regional District including Copperside, Gossen, Kleanza, Usk, Jackpine Flats, Old Remo and Lakelse Lake).

NOMINATIONS FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATES will be received during regular office hours from November 24, 2015 through December 4, 2015.


NOMINATION DOCUMENTS are available at the following location during regular office hours:

Coast Mountains Board of Education Office
3211 Kenney Street (Building A), Terrace, B.C.
Tel: (250) 638-4401

A person is qualified to be nominated, elected, and to hold office as a member of local government if they meet the following criteria:

  • Canadian citizen;
  • 18 years of age or older;
  • resident of British Columbia for at least six months immediately before the day nomination papers are filed; and
  • not disqualified by the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an election in British Columbia or from being nominated for, being elected to, or holding office.


A list of registered resident electors will be available for public inspection at the above-listed office, during regular business hours from November 24, 2015 until close of general voting for the Trustee By-election. The list of registered electors has been produced on the basis of the Provincial List of Voters prepared under the Provincial Election Act for Electoral Areas C and E.

For further information, please contact:
(Ms.) Cathy Jackson (250-635-1907), Chief Elections Officer for:
Coast Mountains Board of Education of School District 82

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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