News & Events

June 26, 2024

Year-end letter from the interim superintendent

Dear New Westminster School District Community,


I am writing to wish you a “happy summer” and to say, “thank you”. I have had the privilege of working for New Westminster Schools since Spring Break when your former more

June 20, 2024

Letter from the superintendent – Important changes to personal digital device use

Dear Parents and Guardians,
As New Westminster Schools continues to embrace the use of technology to support learning, we also recognize the importance of maintaining a focused and safe learning environment for our children. The focused and safe more

June 19, 2024

Vinyl Pride flag art installed at New Westminster Secondary

New Westminster, B.C. – Staff and students at New Westminster Secondary (NWSS) have a new work of art to admire after the school mounted a vinyl pride flag art installation on June 4. The piece is located on the first floor at the entrance of a more

June 12, 2024

New Westminster Secondary School Teacher and Science Ninja Sensei Wins Prime Minister’s Award

New Westminster, B.C. – New Westminster Secondary School science teacher Darren Ng’s passion for science and teaching received recognition from the Prime Minister’s Awards (PMA) office on June 12 when he was bestowed with a Certificate of more

June 3, 2024

Celebrating Pride Month in New Westminster Schools

Happy Pride Month, everybody!

Starting June 1, New Westminster Schools is showing our support for our 2SLGBTQ+ friends, family, and community members by flying Pride flags at our schools to help honour, raise awareness of, and more

May 1, 2024

New Westminster Secondary to receive cooling system

New Westminster, B.C. – The district is excited to announce that New Westminster Secondary School will receive a cooling system thanks to jointly provided funding from the province and the New Westminster Board of Education.

“We worked more

April 11, 2024

New Westminster Schools will welcome Mark Davidson as new superintendent this summer

New Westminster, B.C. – New Westminster Schools is excited to announce Mark Davidson will join the district as its new superintendent, starting July 8.

“After an exhaustive search, Mark Davidson stood out as a current superintendent more

April 10, 2024

Changes coming to New Westminster Schools’ school space guiding principles

Changes are necessary to New Westminster Schools’ guiding principles that direct how the district manages short term capacity for enrollment growth. The proposed changes include clearer, more detailed language on enrollment priorities at both more

March 18, 2024

Good Things are Happening District Newsletter – March Edition

Good Things are Happening at New Westminster Schools!

This new newsletter highlights exciting developments and achievements taking place at our schools and within our district throughout the year. We know our staff and students work hard more

February 27, 2024

Join us for the annual WALK30 challenge!

WALK30 is a friendly competition designed to encourage and inspire everyone to establish a daily walking routine, promoting overall health and wellness. The objective is for participants to walk for 30 minutes daily over 30 days, tracking their more