News & Events

February 7, 2017

WINTER WEATHER UPDATE: Tuesday, February 7

New Westminster Schools are open today. Safety is our priority: please use caution in getting to school. Late arrivals are understood. We advise that normal school activities may need to be adjusted if all staff cannot travel safely to work. We more

February 4, 2017

C’est aujourd’hui! District French public speaking contest today

Today is the day! The local annual French public speaking contest for students grade 6-12 is taking place from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 4 at École Glenbrook Middle School. Student winners will go the next level and compete in the 2017 more

January 11, 2017

NWSS Student Iveta Demirova a National Scholarship Finalist

The New West Record –  New Westminster Secondary Student Iveta Demirova is up for one of country’s most prestigious undergraduate scholarships – the Loran Award.

Demirova is one of 84 finalists for the national scholarship, more

January 9, 2017

NWSS Students Round Up Donors for Blood Drive…

Nov. 16, 2016 – New Westminster Secondary School leadership students have been out for blood for the past few weeks – and they will see it collected tomorrow.

The student-led campaign in support of the Canadian Blood more

January 4, 2017

January Winter Weather Updates…

During this extended period of chilly conditions, please use an abundance of caution while travelling to and from school. Our New Westminster Schools Facilities and Operations crew will continue to clear and sand around our schools, but due to more

November 18, 2016

Making Music, Making Connections: Winter Band Concert Nov. 30 with Professionals and Students

Trumpets, trombones and all that jazz! Professional Vancouver Symphony Orchestra musicians are joining forces with students at New Westminster Schools for a day of music and mentorship topped by a public Winter Band Concert on Nov. 30, more

November 10, 2016

We remember: Moving ceremony leaves audience speechless

Nov. 10, 2016 – The echoing words of students reciting “In Flanders Fields” was one of the haunting vignettes offered by New Westminster Secondary School performers Thursday in honor of those who sacrificed their lives in more

October 28, 2016

We Want to Hear From You

The New Westminster Secondary School Replacement Project public and stakeholder consultation is taking place from November 7 to December 5, 2016. You are invited to learn more about and provide feedback on the project.

Materials, including more

October 25, 2016

New Westminster student is a National Biogenius – and a local inspiration

New Westminster Secondary School student Iveta Demirova began a research project in HIV/AIDS immunology in grade 10. This week, she was honored for winning one of the most prestigious biotechnology competitions in Canada –  the Sanofi more

January 4, 2016

January Winter Weather Updates

During this extended period of chilly conditions, please use an abundance of caution while travelling to and from school. Our New Westminster Schools Facilities and Operations crew will continue to clear and sand around our schools, but due to more