Are you interested in supporting the work of the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia?

The Honourable Janet Austin is launching the LG Youth Advisory Council – a guiding body to advise Her Honour on relevant issues impacting young people and identify ways to engage the next generation of British Columbians.

The LG Youth Advisory Council will meet 3-5 times a year, via teleconference, with at least one in-person meeting.  Initiatives and activities will be determined by the Council and the Lieutenant Governor.

Application and Eligibility Criteria:

  • Between the ages of 17 and 24.
  • Resident of British Columbia.
  • Applications must be submitted on or before August 6, 2019.

For more information or to apply, please visit the Lieutenant Governor’s website at:

https://ltgov.bc.ca/blog/democracy/lg-youth-advisory-council-application/

 

 

 

 

CMSD82 Leadership Staffing Administrative Adjustment Change

 

The Board of Education for Coast Mountains School District wishes to announce a change in the administrative assignment of Julia Jacobs as Vice Principal at Mount Elizabeth Middle/Secondary School and her return to Cassie Hall Elementary School as Vice Principal for the 2019-2020 school year.

This administrative change will form part of the one-year plan that will provide the opportunity to develop a collaborative leadership staffing transition for the 2020-2021 school year, while engaging mentorship opportunities for Principals and Vice Principals assuming new roles for the upcoming school year.

In her role as Vice Principal at Cassie Hall Elementary School, Julia will provide administrative support and cultural learnings in the role of Indigenous Language & Culture Teacher with the support of an Indigenous Sm’algyax speaker for Kindergarten to Grade 3 students at Cassie Hall Elementary, Suwilaawks Community and Thornhill Primary… Continue reading

 

For your information … kindly note the 2019 District-Wide School Summer Closure is scheduled from 4:30 p.m. Friday, July 12 through to 8:30 a.m. Monday, August 12 inclusive to accommodate maintenance activities during that time.

Unless authorized by the our Facilities Department, the scheduling of summer extra-curricular events or activities held in school facilities must be coordinated outside of the 2019 District-Wide School Summer Closure period.  User groups will require special permission from the Facilities Department for access during the summer closure period.

Please note … FOB access for teaching staff will be turned off at 4:30 p.m. on July 12 through to 8:30 a.m., Monday, August 12.  Staff that may require access during the 2019 District-Wide School Summer Closure, should contact their School Principal for assistance.  School Principals will continue to have FOB access during the summer closure period.

Should you have questions or require… Continue reading

 

 

 

Please be informed of the 2019 Summer Hours for the Board of Education Office:

July 2 to August 23 inclusive
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday to Friday
Closed for Lunch – 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.

Note:  The Board of Education Office will be closed on Monday, July 1 in observance of the Canada Statutory Day. 

The Board of Education Office will be closed to the public from July 15 to August 9 inclusive in conjunction with the 2019 District-Wide School Summer Closure scheduled to accommodate maintenance activities during that time.

Should you require additional information, please contact Carole Gagnon, Executive Assistant at the Board of Education Office at (250) 638-4401 or via email at carole.gagnon@cmsd.bc.ca.

 

 

 

CMSD82 Board of Education News Release – Acting Superintendent of Schools Appointment – June 28, 2019

 

The Board of Education for Coast Mountains School District 82 wishes to share that Katherine McIntosh, Superintendent of Schools is taking a leave of absence.

The Board of Education has appointed Janet Meyer to the role of Acting Superintendent of Schools. Currently the Director of Human Resources, Janet will assume the duties of Acting Superintendent of Schools effective immediately.

The Board of Education is committed to supporting Janet to ensure the continued safe and successful learning environment for all our students and staff.

Through this transition, we appreciate your continued support.

Please join the Board of Education in welcoming Janet to her acting role.

 

Sincerely,

Shar McCrory
Chairperson, Board of Education