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June 18, 2020

Work to do: a commitment against racism

On behalf of the Board of Education, we write as a show of our solidarity with our Black and Indigenous students, staff and families. But also, to make some hard commitments.

Like you, we have watched too many Black and Indigenous people… more

January 10, 2020

Welcome to “Our Learning Journey”

Our first-ever Strategic Plan: Inspired Learning for the next five years!
(Click on the full-screen icon, bottom right above, to expand the view…)

Our Four Directions for the next five years…

At New Westminster Schools, we… more

November 29, 2019

A Review of Inclusive Practices at New Westminster Schools

November 29, 2019 – We are conducting a comprehensive review of inclusive practices at New Westminster Schools and want to hear from you!

We are asking our parents, students, staff and community: What are the most important things we… more

September 28, 2019

School Board endorses climate strike

September:  The New Westminster school board voted unanimously to back students participating in an international Climate Strike on Friday, Sept. 27, taking the lead in supporting the student-led climate-action movement.

The Board voted… more

September 27, 2019

New Secretary-Treasurer appointed…

Sept. 25, 2019 – New Westminster Schools is pleased to announce that Bettina Ketcham, a collaborative leader in public education, will assume the role of Secretary-Treasurer at New Westminster Schools effective October 15.

As the… more

September 5, 2019

A shared responsibility…

“For reconciliation to work, and for our relationship to be renewed, there must be awareness, acceptance, apology, atonement and action.”

~ Senator Murray Sinclair, Chair, Truth and Reconciliation Commission

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June 28, 2019

Our Summer Message to You…

An Inspired Year of Learning!

On behalf of our New Westminster Schools Board of Education, I want to thank everyone for another inspired school year of learning and discovery together – and to wish each of our students and families a… more

May 25, 2019

Living wage policy eyed by board

May 25, 2019 (New West Record): New Westminster School Board may be following in the City’s footsteps by enacting a living wage policy.  On May 14, the Board of Education’s operations policy and planning committee recommended the board… more

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