For your reading enjoyment, please find a link to the CMSD82 Innovates quarterly bulletin which shares innovative initiatives and projects within Coast Mountains School District 82.

CMSD82 Innovates Quarterly Bulletin – February 27, 2018

We encourage you to share the CMSD82 Innovates quarterly bulletin with students, families and friends.  This first issue covers innovative projects from schools across our district that you will find inspirational.

The next quarterly bulletin of CMSD82 Innovates will be issued in May 2018.



Katherine McIntosh
Superintendent of Schools



Last Friday, the B.C. government announced a change to BC’s Family Day. Starting in 2019, BC’s Family Day will move to the third Monday in February (instead of the second Monday of February).

In light of this announcement, the proposed 2018-2019 School Calendar was revised to reflect the BC Family Day date change effective 2019. As a result of this date change, the Curriculum Implementation Day scheduled on February 22 was rescheduled to February 15. The revised school calendar also reflects the June 21 National Indigenous Peoples Day, noting this is a Regular Day of Instruction.

Coast Mountains Board of Education School District 82 is seeking public feedback regarding the “revised” 2018-2019 Proposed School Calendar. If you have completed the initial survey, much appreciated if you could complete the survey again as it has been changed to reflect the revised school calendar information.

For your information and viewing,… Continue reading

Coast Mountains School District 82 is pleased to present the following Social Media Awareness & Parenting the Digital World presentations by Safer Schools Together for parents/guardians of school-aged children:

Monday, February 19, 2018
REM Lee Theatre, Terrace – 7pm to 9pm
4920 Straume Avenue – Google map directions:

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Hazelton Secondary School (cafeteria) – 7pm to 9pm
2725 Highway 62 – Google map directions:


To view the posters for the Social Media Awareness & Parenting the Digital World presentations, please access the following links:

CMSD82 Parent-Guardian Presentation Flyer – Feb. 19, 2018 – Terrace

CMSD82 Parent-Guardian Presentation Flyer – Feb. 20, 2018 – Hazelton

With society heading in a direction of being constantly connected to technology, what do we need to know as parents to protect our kids and teach them responsible and appropriate use of technology?  The parameters of rules… Continue reading

How to make Chinese Lanterns

The January/February Issue of the Nechako Elementary School newsletter is online on the Newsletter page. Please make a note to review all the information and thank you for staying involved in your child(ren)’s school.

Happy Lunar New Year!

Friday, February 16, 2018

Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, or simply the Lunar New Year, in modern China, is an important Chinese festival celebrated at the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar.

Visit this website for more information on Chinese New Year in Canada

Upcoming Events

  • Mar. 7-8: Early Dismissal Dates (1 hour earlier)
  • Mar. 12-23: Spring Break
  • Mar. 26: Back in School
  • Mar. 30: Good Friday
  • Apr. 2: Easter Monday