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May 18, 2017

Heartfelt Sorrow: Lethal street drug takes life of student

May 29, 2017 – New Westminster Schools is devastated after a 16-year-old female high school student died of a drug overdose and a second was hospitalized on Friday. Both were victims of what police described in an more

May 18, 2017

Making music with Ukuleles and Friends…

Something for everyone…and fun from day one

Students at École Qayqayt Elementary School are making music with 30 ukuleles and a whole group of after-school friends thanks to a new program supported by local community more

May 12, 2017

Gold Medal Baking with Shoshawna Patel

For Shoshawna Patel, a cake is an artist’s canvas. The New Westminster Secondary School grade 12 student won gold in the baking category at the Skills Canada B.C. competition in Abbotsford last month.  Now she’s off to Winnipeg for more

May 11, 2017

May Day in the Park 2017: You’re Invited!

The 2017 Royal Suite: Samantha Black, Christina Hodges, Kisa Gavac, May Queen Zoe Bishop, Jadyn Gibson, Emma Vanderven, Victoria Reina and Charlotte Johnson

This year will mark the 147th May Day celebration in the City of New more

May 9, 2017

Join the Action! Hyacks in Motion May 13th!

 

 

 

Fourth Annual Hyacks in Motion Family Run/Walk

Families, classes, teams, individuals! Join the action this Saturday at Queen’s Park in New Westminster for the 4th Annual Hyacks in Motion Family more

May 1, 2017

NWSS hosts first on-site blood donor clinic

Teacher Kelly Proznick takes a break from giving blood, sweat and tears to the Performing Arts Department – to give a little blood to the Canadian Blood Services instead.  This week saw the first blood donor clinic hosted at NWSS – more

April 28, 2017

Reading Oasis – Drinking in the wonder of books!

 

The United Way Reading Oasis at Lord Kelvin Elementary School: an anonymous gift opens doors to literacy

 

A fabulous landscape for reading…

April 28, 2017 – An oasis is usually a water source in more

April 27, 2017

Let’s Walk! Join the Walk New West Challenge – April 3 to May 28

Calling all students, staff, classes, families and teams: the Community Challenge is on!

New Westminster is one of the most walkable cities in the region – with an average Walk Score of 70 — and students, staff, teachers and the whole more

April 26, 2017

New Westminster Schools Appoints New Associate Superintendent

April 26, 2017 – New Westminster Schools is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Karim Hachlaf to the position of Associate Superintendent of Schools, effective August 1, 2017. Mr. Hachlaf brings more than 17 years’ experience working more

April 26, 2017

A Community Discussion: Building Resilience, Protecting Kids

Learn about supporting your children to encourage resilience and protect them from harmful behaviours like drug use.

With the fentanyl crisis in the forefront of media coverage in B.C., leading public health experts and police  will more

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