Features & Resources

June 28, 2017

The World in a Teacup: Learning turns a new leaf at Fraser River Middle School

What’s in a cup of tea? A bit of chemistry, a lot of culture  –  and no shortage of learning!

Teacher Jenn Weisner wondered if there was a way to study chemistry, language arts, French, First Nations culture, and applied design more

June 27, 2017

Have your say! We’re Renewing our Mission, Vision and Values at New Westminster Schools

June 22, 2017 – Take our Survey: The Board of Education is renewing our Mission, Vision and Values to reflect our schools and communities as of 2017. We are sharing the draft results of our trustees’ work following a process of more

June 26, 2017

Climate Change Superheroes: École Lord Tweedsmuir Grade 4/5 class

June 27, 2017 – They are officially superheroes!  For four weeks, École Lord Tweedsmuir grade 4/5 students turned out lights, ate meatless meals, and contributed to an overall reduction in global greenhouse gas (GHG) more

June 7, 2017

NWSS Events Update: How about a little Jazz? Bandcamp? Musical Theatre?

June 7, 2017 – Check out some great musical performances as NWSS Band students fan out into the community to perform, play a little jazz, and liven up community events this week.  Or sign up for NWSS Summer Bandcamp and perform in more

June 5, 2017

Class Inspiration: Supporting Cops for Cancer

Students Show Support for Cops for Cancer:  Video thanks to New Westminster Police

École Lord Tweedsmuir student a ‘true leader’ as New Westminster Schools students support Cops for Cancer

June 5, 2017 – more

May 18, 2017

Making music with Ukuleles and Friends…

Something for everyone…and fun from day one

Students at École Qayqayt Elementary School are making music with 30 ukuleles and a whole group of after-school friends thanks to a new program supported by local community more

May 12, 2017

A Question of Survival: NWSS Students Engage in the Darkest Chapter of Modern History

May 11, 2017 –  NWSS Students encountered one of Vancouver’s last remaining survivors of the Nazi concentration camps of World War Two this week during the school’s first-ever Symposium on the Holocaust.

Hundreds of grade 11 more

May 12, 2017

Gold Medal Baking with Shoshawna Patel

For Shoshawna Patel, a cake is an artist’s canvas. The New Westminster Secondary School grade 12 student won gold in the baking category at the Skills Canada B.C. competition in Abbotsford last month.  Now she’s off to Winnipeg for more

May 11, 2017

May Day in the Park 2017: You’re Invited!

The 2017 Royal Suite: Samantha Black, Christina Hodges, Kisa Gavac, May Queen Zoe Bishop, Jadyn Gibson, Emma Vanderven, Victoria Reina and Charlotte Johnson

This year will mark the 147th May Day celebration in the City of New more

May 9, 2017

Join the Action! Hyacks in Motion May 13th!




Fourth Annual Hyacks in Motion Family Run/Walk

Families, classes, teams, individuals! Join the action this Saturday at Queen’s Park in New Westminster for the 4th Annual Hyacks in Motion Family more