• Orientation week ensures a safe, ready and welcome return to school August 12, 2020
    To ensure schools are ready to welcome students into classrooms for the week of Sept. 8-11, 2020, there will be a gradual restart to allow extra time to orient students and staff on the new health and safety measures in place.
  • Plan to safely bring K-12 students back to class full time July 29, 2020
    Enhanced safety measures and additional resources will enable most students in grades K-12 to return to school on Sept. 8, 2020, with full-time in-class learning as the province moves to Stage 2 of B.C.’s Education Restart Plan.
  • Safer schools on the way for Vancouver students July 28, 2020
    Six safer schools are under construction in Vancouver, as students and families benefit from record investments in seismic upgrades and replacements in neighbourhood schools.
  • Minister and K-12 education partners’ statement of support for anti-racism July 24, 2020
    The following is a statement of support for anti-racism from Rob Fleming, Minister of Education, and the First Nations Education Steering Committee, First Nations Schools Association, BC School Trustees Association, BC Teachers’ Federation, CUPE BC, BC Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils, BC Principals’ and Vice-Principals’ Association, BC School Superintendents Association, BC Association of School Business Officials […]

 

For your information … kindly note the 2020 District-Wide School Summer Closure is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. Monday, July 13 through to 8:30 a.m. Monday, August 17 to accommodate maintenance activities during that time.

Please note … FOB access for teaching staff will be turned off at 8:30 a.m., Monday, July 13 through to 8:30 a.m., Monday, August 17.  Staff that may require access during the 2020 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.

A friendly reminder … effective March… Continue reading

 

CMSD82 News Release – HSS & NHES Administration Changes – August 1, 2020 to July 31, 2021

 

I am writing to share with you some interim changes effective August 1, 2020 in the administrative structures at Hazelton Secondary School and New Hazelton Elementary School.

Vince Dikaitis, Principal at Hazelton Secondary School has extended his current leave.  Paul Boisvert has been appointed Principal for Hazelton Secondary School effective August 1, 2020 through to July 31, 2021.

The school district is now actively seeking a Vice Principal for Hazelton Secondary School for the 2020-2021 school year (one-year assignment) and… Continue reading

 

Today the following joint letter was released by five education partner associations in support of the Ministry of Education’s K-12 Restart Plan on September 8.  This letter of support was distributed today to all partner groups, the Ministry of Education, and Media Outlets.

Joint Partners Letter of Support, MoE Schools Reopening Plan

 

The letter is signed by the presidents of the following education partner associations:

BC School Trustees Association
BC Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils
BC Association of School Business Officials
BC Principals’ & Vice Principals’ Association
BC School Superintendents Association

 

 

 

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… Continue reading

Coming Events

  • Happy Summer Holidays!
  • Sept 7: Labour Day (schools are not in session)
  • Sept 10-11: First Day Back to School (to be confirmed)
  • Sept 23: Business Cttee Mtg
  • Sept 23: Education Cttee Mtg
  • Sept 25: District In-Service Day (schools are not in session)
  • Sept 30: Regular (Public) Board Meeting

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