Dear Parents and Guardians,

I would like to welcome the school community to the 2018-2019 School Year!   We are looking forward to working with all of you this year on behalf of Coast Mountains learners, and continue to make progress towards our district goals.

Shared Vision …“Coast Mountains School District: creating opportunities for learning, opportunities for life.”

District Goals … Raise literacy and numeracy levels for all of our learners.  Graduation for every learner; crossing the stage with dignity, purpose and options.  Enhance learner engagement, opportunities and choice through personalized learning.

I look forward to continue leading the way to turn these goals into reality, and I hope you will all join the Board of Education, School District 82 staff and myself in this quest for successful learning.

School Opening … the first day of school will be Wednesday, September 5. … Continue reading



If you are a student who is required to take a Provincial Exam this summer, please read the information below. Additional information can be found on the Ministry of Education website.

Since all exams are electronic, you can locate the sample exams through the Ministry website link shared above.  If you have never attempted an electronic exam, it is suggested that you take the time to practice with the ‘past exams’.

Electronic Exams:
All Grade 12 required Provincial Exams will be administered electronically.

Exam Centre Location:
Northwest Trades & Employment Training Centre (NTETC), 3120 Highway 16 East, Terrace – (Google map directions

Important Notation:
For complete information about the New Graduation Program, please visit

August Exam Schedule:
August 2 and 3 – access the following link for information regarding the August 2018 Provincial Exams Information.

Please email Mr. Geoff McKay, District… Continue reading


For your information … we share the highlights of what happened at the Regular (Public) Board of Education Meeting held on June 20.  Please access the following link to view the highlights:

CMSD82 June 20, 2018 Regular Board Meeting Highlights

The next Regular (Public) Board Meeting is scheduled on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at the Board of Education Office in Terrace.

Further information on meeting proceedings can be obtained by contacting Carole Gagnon, Executive Assistant at the Board of Education Office at (250) 638-4401 or via email at



For your information … kindly note Coast Mountains School District’s 2018 District-Wide School Summer Closure is scheduled from Saturday, July 14 through to Sunday, August 12 inclusive to accommodate maintenance activities during that time.

Unless authorized by our Facilities Department, the scheduling of summer extracurricular events or activities held in school facilities must be coordinated outside of the 2018 District-Wide School Summer Closure period (July 14 to August 12 inclusive).

Please note … schools will be accessible to School Staff effective Monday, August 13 (school fobs will be reactivated effective August 13).

School staff are asked to contact their School Principal for assistance, should you have questions or require additional information.

For external inquiries, please contact our Director of Facility Services, Travis Elwood at (250) 638-4405.