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Community Schools: Engage. Learn. Grow.

Mission:

Community Schools is about embracing change, being open to new ideas, methods and processes. It is about greeting vulnerable children, youth and families with open arms and seeking out opportunities that will benefit individuals and the community as a whole. In partnership with community, Community Schools provide individuals the means to make miraculous changes in their lives.

Values:

  • Well-being of children youth and families;
  • Collaborative relationships and partnerships;
  • High quality programs;
  • Creative, strength-based community development;
  • Equal opportunities for participation;
  • Leveraging community resources.

Community Schools offer the following program streams:

  • Literacy and Numeracy;
  • Physical Literacy;
  • Artistic Exploration;
  • Social and Emotional Development;
  • Leadership;
  • Supports to Families.

For information on programs and registration, please visit:  www.ecommunityschool.ca  or contact our District Community School Coordinators:

Rick Bloudell

Phone: 778-874-5457

Robin Stewart

Phone: 778-874-4700

News & Announcements

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School Spirit starts here: Qayqayt lights some fireworks!

School Spirit starts here: Qayqayt lights some fireworks!

The whole school was in on it - and the result was Fireworks! École Qayqayt Elementary School launched a school wide “Lip Dub” video of every student singing that is as fun to watch as it clearly was to make... more

A Rotary Gift of Literacy for Fraser River Middle School

A Rotary Gift of Literacy for Fraser River Middle School

It is a big help if you are a brand new school starting up a brand new “Learning Commons” to receive a $5,000 gift in support of literacy.... more

NWSS students launch clubs for fun, justice, science, and the planet…

NWSS students launch clubs for fun, justice, science, and the planet…

October 2016 - Student leaders at New Westminster Secondary School this year launched the largest number of clubs at the high school yet - a record-breaking 51 clubs that run the gamut from peace and justice, to math and STEM clubs, to jewelry making and Lego building... more