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October 15, 2020

Good things are happening 2019-2020

The 2019/2020 school year was one full of successes, challenges and adaptation. The end of the year was marked by COVID and all the resulting changes that ensued – full of kitchen tables that became classrooms and connections that brought… more

August 6, 2020

Reading takes no summer break

The New Westminster School’s Rec and Read program is all about making reading fun. From theme days and dance parties to small group games, Ms. (Danielle) Senyk is able to make the process so enjoyable, many of her students don’t even… more

June 18, 2020

Work to do: a commitment against racism

On behalf of the Board of Education, we write as a show of our solidarity with our Black and Indigenous students, staff and families. But also, to make some hard commitments.

Like you, we have watched too many Black and Indigenous people… more

March 5, 2020

Students drive the agenda at Student Symposium 2020

The topics ranged from mental health to vaping. The participants ranged from slightly nervous middle schoolers to outspoken teen mentors in their last few months of high school. And the adults – the teachers, school trustees and the… more

September 23, 2019

NWSS students: Talking about BC’s new curriculum

In the news: New Westminster Secondary School grade 12 students Gustavo Magana Campos, Sonia Sarai and Alia Homenuke with social studies teachers Stacey Robinsmith and Stacy Brine. Photo: Jason Payne/Postmedia

September 23, 2019: High… more

September 5, 2019

A shared responsibility…

“For reconciliation to work, and for our relationship to be renewed, there must be awareness, acceptance, apology, atonement and action.”

~ Senator Murray Sinclair, Chair, Truth and Reconciliation Commission

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September 4, 2019

Good Things are Happening 2018-2019

We’re Building Momentum at New Westminster Schools!

Check out our 2018-2019 Year End booklet – and see good things happening for yourself!  [Click on full screen view icon below].

Looking back – and moving… more

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