News & Events
April 26, 2018
April 26, 2018 – The New Westminster Schools Board of Education this week adopted a $79.5 million annual budget for 2018-2019 that puts $1.2 million worth of innovative programs and supports in district schools.
The new budget… more
April 25, 2018
Supporting the learning agenda: New Westminster Schools welcomes new Secretary-Treasurer, Kim Morris
April 25, 2018 – New Westminster Schools is pleased to announce the appointment of Kim Morris, a well-respected Secretary-Treasurer with 11 years’ experience in BC northern and interior school districts, as the new Secretary Treasurer for… more
March 19, 2018
Students follow their passions and take control of their learning….
It’s a welcome donation at an exciting time of transformation at New Westminster Secondary School.
Technology giant Amazon last week donated $15,000 worth of… more
March 9, 2018
A great day for New Westminster Schools: A Replacement for Richard McBride elementary; an upgrade for Lord Tweedsmuir
Students will thrive in welcoming, inclusive – and safe – school environments
March 9, 2018 – Education Minister Rob Fleming brought good news for 800 New Westminster students Friday during a press… more
March 8, 2018
The Mayor and Acting Mayor of New Westminster and Burnaby are taking on the challenge.
So are school trustees Mary Lalji and Baljinder Narang of New Westminster and Burnaby Schools.
And so will many of the students, classes and… more
February 26, 2018
“We can help change things…”
Hands up for kids at École Qayqayt elementary school: where every single one of the 493 students have a hand in the project to help stop bullying.
Resource teacher Shallene Gill wanted to… more
February 14, 2018
The “Kindness Captains” at Richard McBride elementary speak in front of parents, teachers and trustees. They are part of a school culture that recognizes how everyone treats each other has a powerful effect on classroom performance… more
February 9, 2018
NWSS students at the 2nd annual Maker Fair this week got the chance to demonstrate – and experience – the use of technology in learning, from media arts to 3D printers, robotics, and the ‘wow factor’ of high-voltage… more
February 8, 2018
March 12, 2018 – Round 2 Community Consultation for the new New Westminster Secondary School (NWSS) is coming to a close soon. Thank you to all who have already provided feedback and attended… more
February 8, 2018
New Westminster Schools board chair Mark Gifford knows when the game’s up! The Rubik’s Cube club is just one of many clubs engaging students at École Glenbrook Middle School….
February 10, 2018 – It was a… more