January 11, 2021

Black Shirt Day: a commitment to being anti-racist

At New Westminster Schools we are proud of the rich and diverse backgrounds our students, staff and families represent. And we’re committed to celebrating that diversity, while we foster and build more inclusive environments. But we also… more

January 6, 2021

Consultation and suggestions: McBride’s re-naming

The background and policies guiding re-naming McBride

We’re so excited to see the new school being built at Richard McBride Elementary … as the new space will benefit students and the community in many ways. And the fresh building… more

January 5, 2021

Programs of Choice: Info nights for parents

At New Westminster Schools, we’re proud to offer our families multiple Programs of Choice … as we work to connect students and their parents with the educational path that best suits their needs and learning styles. Options available… more

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December 21, 2020

Protected: Testing forms

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December 16, 2020

Winter Break: gratitude and well wishes

Dear Students, Parents, Caregivers, Staff and the New Westminster community,

As we head into the Winter Break and bring this unprecedented year to a close, we do so with much gratitude for all we have managed together.

For all of… more

December 7, 2020

Fraser Health changes to COVID-19 notifications

Dear parents, students and staff,

I am writing today to let you know about some changes Fraser Health made this weekend to the COVID-19 notification process, and to hopefully add some clarity around what to expect.

As a response to… more

December 1, 2020

Opportunity to consider learning options

Dear parents and caregivers,

We’re now about a third of the way into this unusual school year … and we’re seeing our routines are now well settled as life has become a bit more normal, in this new way.

When it comes to our… more

November 30, 2020

Occupancy on the new NWSS!

We have reached an important milestone in the build of our new New Westminster Secondary School, and wanted to share that with you … as promised when we announced the delay last Spring.

Today, with excitement, we are happy to share… more

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November 20, 2020

Alternate programs in New Westminster

At New Westminster Schools we’re proud to offer three different alternate programs, supporting the full range of needs that our diverse learners have.


New Westminster Schools offers the SIGMA PROGRAM, an academic program… more

November 17, 2020

A tale of three (award winning) teachers

Every day there are teachers across this District who inspire us all in creating those “aha moments” … the moment where a student understands a new concept first time, where they achieve something special, or maybe when they… more

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