News & Events

June 7, 2018

A Singular Sensation for 2017-2018: Trustees make the rounds of district schools

Top hats and white gloves: F.W. Howay elementary school students create a singular sensation, Broadway-style, for school trustees and families…

FW Howay students put on the Ritz for visiting school trustees…

June 7, 2018 more

April 26, 2018

Board approves “good news budget” investing $1.2 million in student learning

April 26, 2018 – The New Westminster Schools Board of Education this week adopted a $79.5 million annual budget for 2018-2019 that puts $1.2 million worth of innovative programs and supports in district schools.

The new budget more

April 25, 2018

Supporting the learning agenda: New Westminster Schools welcomes new Secretary-Treasurer, Kim Morris

April 25, 2018 – New Westminster Schools is pleased to announce the appointment of Kim Morris, a well-respected Secretary-Treasurer with 11 years’ experience in BC northern and interior school districts, as the new Secretary Treasurer for more

March 9, 2018

A great day for New Westminster Schools: A Replacement for Richard McBride elementary; an upgrade for Lord Tweedsmuir

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Students will thrive in welcoming, inclusive – and safe – school environments

March 9, 2018 – Education Minister Rob Fleming brought good news for 800 New Westminster students Friday during a press event more

March 9, 2018

Board of Education appoints Karim Hachlaf Superintendent of New Westminster Schools

March 14, 2018 – It was the right time and the right fit.

The Board of Education announced today it has unanimously agreed to appoint Karim Hachlaf Superintendent of New Westminster more

February 14, 2018

School Goals: At Richard McBride, everyone’s part of the school journey…

The “Kindness Captains” at Richard McBride elementary speak in front of parents, teachers and trustees. They are part of a school culture that recognizes how everyone treats each other has a powerful effect on classroom performance more

February 8, 2018

“Speed clubbing” for newbies: Glenbrook students take on school trustees

New Westminster Schools board chair Mark Gifford knows when the game’s up! The Rubik’s Cube club is just one of many clubs engaging students at École Glenbrook Middle School….

February 10, 2018 – It was a more

February 1, 2018

We welcome your thoughts! Have your say for Budget 2018-2019

At New Westminster Schools, we are preparing our Annual Budget for the 2018/19 fiscal year.

The Board of Education invites all community members to share their views on what they would like to see as the school district’s educational more

January 22, 2018

In the News: Trustees push for McBride approval

January 18, 2018: The New Westminster Record newspaper highlighted action taken by school board trustees last week on behalf of 400 students, staff and their families in sending a letter urging the Ministry of Education to address seismic safety more

December 21, 2017

New Westminster Schools Appoints Interim Superintendent

Dec. 21, 2017 – The New Westminster Schools Board of Education is pleased to announce the appointment of Beverley J. Rundell to the position of Interim Superintendent of Schools, effective January 15, 2018.  A former more