March 5, 2021
School looks a little different this year, as there are many layers of new protocols in place that that will help keep everyone safer. One of the key ways we’re going to do that is making sure that if your child is sick, they need to stay… more
February 24, 2021
Across all New Westminster schools today, there was an unusual blush to the sidewalks, playgrounds and hallways … as kids and staff of all ages adorned various shades of pink to participate in Pink Shirt Day.
This day stands as a… more
February 19, 2021
Dear students, parents, caregivers and staff,
I’m writing to let you know about a change to the COVID-19 notification process – a change that will go into effect next week.
As Fraser Health continues to hone their process as we… more
February 4, 2021
As you may have heard, today the Minister of Education, Jennifer Whiteside, and the Provincial Health Officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, held a joint press conference to announce updates to the health and safety guidelines for K-12 schools. We’re… more
January 11, 2021
At New Westminster Schools we are proud of the rich and diverse backgrounds our students, staff and families represent. And we’re committed to celebrating that diversity, while we foster and build more inclusive environments. But we also… more
January 6, 2021
The background and policies guiding re-naming McBride
We’re so excited to see the new school being built at Richard McBride Elementary … as the new space will benefit students and the community in many ways. And the fresh building… more