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New Westminster Schools has a rich tapestry of cultures, backgrounds, learning styles and needs.  Together, we are a caring, inclusive, and committed learning community dedicated to supporting each of our unique learners so they will have the skills and competencies they need to be productive and successful citizens in a rapidly changing world.

The New Westminster Secondary School Replacement Project will see a $106.5 million new home in 2019 for one of British Columbia’s largest high schools! Over 1900 grade 9 through 12 students will benefit from a state-of-the-art school designed to provide excellent learning experiences for New Westminster students.

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Events & Announcements

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June 27, 2017

Have your say! We’re Renewing our Mission, Vision and Values at New Westminster Schools

Take our Survey! The Board of Education is renewing our Mission, Vision and Values to reflect our schools and communities as of 2017. We are sharing the draft results of our trustees' work following a process of dialogue and debate over the past several months. Let us know what you think... more

June 26, 2017

Climate Change Superheroes: École Lord Tweedsmuir Grade 4/5 class

They are officially superheroes! For four weeks, École Lord Tweedsmuir grade 4/5 students turned out lights, ate meatless meals, and contributed to an overall reduction in global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions... more

June 7, 2017

NWSS Events Update: How about a little Jazz? Bandcamp? Musical Theatre?

June 7, 2017 - Check out some great musical performances as NWSS Band students fan out into the community this week! Or sign up for NWSS Summer Bandcamp and perform in Queen's Park. And if singing and dancing's more your style... more

News & Features

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June 28, 2017

The World in a Teacup: Learning turns a new leaf at Fraser River Middle School

Teacher Jenn Weisner wondered if there was a way to study chemistry, language arts, French, First Nations culture, and applied design - all in a cup of tea. She wanted to take on a project that almost every student could make a connection to - and tea is the second most consumed beverage in the world... more

June 27, 2017

A Great Accomplishment: Sigma Students Celebrate Graduation

Hotdogs, sunshine, a few life challenges - and graduation in Hume Park. They all go together if you're a Sigma grad. Throw in a watermelon eating contest, and the celebration is complete! About 30 students and their teachers from the Sigma program celebrated high school graduation last week... more

June 22, 2017

Talk to your kids about drugs: A message from the Provincial Health Officer

June 2017 - Provincial Health Officer Dr. Perry Kendall has issued a letter strongly encouraging parents and guardians "to talk about substance use with the youth in your lives." Please read his advice on what you need to know to keep your kids safe in the current illegal drug overdose crisis in BC... more

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