News & Events

January 31, 2018

Meet One of Canada’s 40 Outstanding Principals for 2018: NWSS Principal John Tyler

Recognized as one of Canada’s 40 Outstanding Principals for 2018, John Tyler, NWSS Principal, credits administrators, teacher and staff for their willingness to “create a  flexible space where all students  can learn no matter more

January 28, 2018

All hands on! 500 middle school students discover the trades

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Queensborough Middle School students take in metalwork activities at New Westminster Secondary School…

Gaining insight into real world skills…

January 26, 2018 – There were hammers, drills, more

January 25, 2018

Now Open: Principal and Vice-Principal Opportunities in New Westminster

February 6, 2018 –  We welcome and invite all interested persons to visit our Make a Future pages to apply for Principalship and Vice Principalship opportunities at New Westminster Schools.

We provide high quality educational more

January 24, 2018

High Performance ~ NWSS Musical Theatre presents: Crazy For You!

Who doesn’t love to see great student talent on stage?
It’s High Performance all the way:
NWSS Musical Theatre Program presents a New Gershwin Musical:


January 15, 2018

At NWSS, one good turn leads to another: Students fix bikes for kids

CBC TV videographer Martin Diotte prepares to interview students Perry Lemieux and Ayden Cummins. Students in teacher Dan Lee’s Bike Maintenance class are donating wheels for kids and families… The CBC news segment is at more

January 14, 2018

Contract Awarded for New School – Scheduled to Open September 2020

New Westminster Secondary School Replacement Project

From left to right: New Westminster Schools representatives Kelly Slade-Kerr, Michael Ewen, Pat Duncan, Mark Gifford and Jean-Jacques Brossier from Graham Design-Builders LP.

December more

January 14, 2018

Pearson Adult Learning Centre welcomes the world! Open House Jan. 25

Pearson Adult Learning Centre Open House: Thursday, Jan. 25 from 1-3 p.m. and from 7-8:30 p.m. Meet teachers and staff, learn about our programs,  invite family and friends!

Welcome! Drop in for a visit…

Pearson Adult Learning 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

December 3, 2017

Hyacks Heroes Crowned Provincial Champions Saturday!

Read all about it: NWSS Hyacks football team captures the BC Subway Bowl Saturday…

  • The Province Newspaper calls it: “Unreal. Unbelievable. Unforgettable”: Hyacks crowned BC high school champs after high-drama more

December 1, 2017

A First Light Celebration – École Herbert Spencer Students Share School Spirit


Lighting up New Westminster for Winter….

Dec.1, 2017 ~ The entire City of New Westminster likely heard the sound of students and neighbours singing in the streets around École Herbert Spencer last night.

That’s because more