News & Events

December 14, 2018

Putting the wonder in winter performances: At QMS, everyone’s in on the Act!

A big tradition at Queensborough Middle School…

Dec.14, 2018 – Students from kindergarten to grade 12 across the district are putting their hearts into winter performances of song, dance, music and drama.

At Queensborough more

December 5, 2018

Let the season begin! A special guest at École Herbert Spencer

Lighting up New Westminster for Winter….

Dec. 4, 2018 ~ A special grouchy guest showed up at École Herbert Spencer elementary school last week as students, families and the community shared the launch of the winter season with a movie, more

December 4, 2018

Answering the call to conserve energy

December 10, 2018 – BC’s natural gas supply continues to be limited this winter in the wake of the Enbridge pipeline rupture near Prince George in October.

In response to the call by FortisBC for customers to adopt conservation more

November 24, 2018

Digital innovation in education: Celebrating a new partnership

The school district and the city are partnering to promote collaboration for digital innovation in education….

Exploring technology and art for learning…

November 23, 2018 – More than two dozen principals from twelve more

November 16, 2018

552 Days: The countdown to a new high school begins

Project Co-ordinator Alireza Sepehri is part of the Graham Construction team working to ensure the replacement for New Westminster Secondary School is on budget and on schedule…


On budget and on more

November 8, 2018

A packed house welcomes new trustees…

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Family support and a proud moment…

It was a proud moment for school trustees and their families. Children, spouses, sisters and brothers, grandparents, and friends packed the house this week to celebrate a newly more

November 5, 2018

No Stone Left Alone: Students remember

They were young, as we are young

They served, giving freely of themselves

To them, we pledge, amid the winds of time,

To carry their torch and never forget.

We will remember them.

Students place poppies on the more

October 29, 2018

Musical Madness Plan B: The band plays on…


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Band and choir students contributed to a fundraising marathon Saturday, featuring five hours of non-stop music,  with $13,000 in donations pouring in by mid-afternoon – well on the way to meeting the more

October 24, 2018

Newly elected school board takes the helm Nov. 6…

The previous Board of Education approved New Westminster Schools’ vision, mission and values in spring 2018, providing a foundation for the work of newly elected trustees in setting the district’s strategic more

October 1, 2018

Celebrating Our Teachers…

To our Teachers on World Teachers’ Day

On behalf of the Board of Education and district staff, we would like to take the opportunity on this special day to celebrate and thank you for your hard work as “the heartbeat more