K-12 Sector Guidelines for Vaccination Policies

  The Advisory Committee established by the Ministry of Education on October 5, 2021, has completed a final draft version of a set of guidelines to support boards and independent school authorities who may be considering implementing a vaccine mandate for staff. For clarity, these guidelines are for policies being contemplated for employees only, which…

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Importance of FSA

  What is FSA? From October 4 to November 12, 2021, our students in grades 4 and 7 will be participating in the Foundation Skills Assessment (FSA).  This is an annual province-wide assessment of all B.C. students’ academic skills in grades 4 and 7, and provides parents, teachers, schools, school districts and the Ministry of…

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BC Government Expands Health and Safety Measures for K-12 Students

  The Provincial government updated its K-12 education health and safety guidelines to require masks for kindergarten to Grade 3 students. Earlier today, Education Minister Jennifer Whiteside and Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry announced updates to the Public Health Communicable Disease Guidance for K-12 Schools and the Provincial COVID-19 Communicable Disease Guidelines for K-12 Settings to require…

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Superintendent’s Letter to Parents, Guardians & Caregivers – Welcome to the 2021-2022 School Year!

  CMSD82 Superintendent’s Letter to Parents-Guardians, Welcome to 2021-22 School Year   Dear CMSD82 Parents, Guardians and Caregivers, Welcome to the 2021-2022 school year!  I hope this letter finds you and your family happy, rested and eagerly anticipating a positive and engaging school year.  Your children will be welcomed into our schools on September 7…

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2021-2022 CMSD82 Registration Procedures for Kindergarten

  CMSD82 2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration Procedures Notice  (click on link to open) In preparation for the 2021-2022 school year, the Board of Education is seeking the cooperation of parents/guardians in registering their child for kindergarten.  Pre-registration is requested in order to provide the School District Administration the time to plan staffing to meet school needs.…

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