News & Events

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


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

September 3, 2019

Back to School Health and Safety Tips: Check them out!

It’s back to school September 3 – and time for some helpful school zone safety tips from New Westminster Police and New Westminster Parking and Animal Services. See the video below.

School Zone Safety Tips


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August 20, 2019

Back to School September 3

New Westminster Schools welcomes new and returning students back for a new school year on September 3, 2019!

You can find out about our school opening and registration procedures here.

Registration for new students will begin during more

June 28, 2019

Our Summer Message to You…

An Inspired Year of Learning!

On behalf of our New Westminster Schools Board of Education, I want to thank everyone for another inspired school year of learning and discovery together – and to wish each of our students and families a more

June 12, 2019

Building momentum for meaningful learning: Board approves $82.9 million budget

A robust consultation process: diverse perspectives, better decisions.

May 6, 2019 – The New Westminster Schools Board of Education last week approved an $82.9 million budget for the 2019-2020 school year – ensuring a growing more

June 11, 2019

Stephanie Musgrove Nationally Recognized for Teaching Excellence

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Reporting live from Lord Kelvin elementary school this morning, Grade 5 CLKS reporter Daniel Penalver is on the scene for a breaking news story. The school’s kindergarten teacher Stephanie Musgrove more

June 11, 2019

Your feedback on plans for a new Richard McBride elementary school

After a public celebration of the 90th anniversary of Richard McBride elementary school in Sapperton last month, the community was invited to an open house on June 5 to view draft plans for a new, $22.6 million replacement school.

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June 10, 2019

Education Assistant Training Program in New West

We have exciting news for anyone interested in becoming an Education Assistant!

July 4, 2019: Please note: our application process is now closed. We thank you for your interest!

New Westminster Schools is now offering an Education more

May 29, 2019

A standing ovation: Education Assistants win National Inclusive Education Award

“Champions of Inclusion”  – Sarah Negrin, Ann Negrin and Jenine Grass are helping inspire a growing culture of inclusion at NWSS…

Champions of Inclusion at New Westminster Schools….

May 29, 2019 – The more