Features & Resources

April 27, 2017

A chance to shine: Syrian school children share their culture

It was a chance to shine and they took it with pride: Syrian children in New Westminster shared their culture at Massey Theatre last month – dancing, singing, acting traditional stories, and enjoying food together with their more

April 26, 2017

A Community Discussion: Building Resilience, Protecting Kids

Learn about supporting your children to encourage resilience and protect them from harmful behaviours like drug use.

With the fentanyl crisis in the forefront of media coverage in B.C., leading public health experts and police  will more

April 11, 2017

Out of this World: Giant Floor Map of Canada at Fraser River Middle School

Canada from Outer Space….

Students at Fraser River Middle School will be able to hover over Canada in space or simply walk across the country — from sea to shining sea  — starting this week.

The Canadian Space more

March 11, 2017

First in BC – School Board Adopts Sanctuary Schools Policy

Inspired Leadership: District Schools safe and welcoming for all children, regardless of their immigration status… 

March 7, 2017 – A jam-packed school board office burst into cheers, applause, and the sound of marimba music more

March 10, 2017

May Day 2017 showcases student leaders…

Student-friendly celebration highlights student leadership

March 10, 2017 – New Westminster Schools has been pleased for many years to contribute to the city’s May Day celebrations festivities through the school district’s May Day more

March 10, 2017

Rolling out the Message: Queensborough Student Wins Environmental Poster Award

Where the rubber hits the road..

Queensborough Student Faith Villareal has no shortage of ideas for conserving water. And now her message is set to roll out across the city.

Villareal was in grade 5 last year when her poster on water more

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February 28, 2017

Have Your Say: Budget 2017/18

Budget Consultation….

At New Westminster Schools, we are preparing our Annual Budget for the 2017/18 fiscal year.

Our budget supports instruction, student services, maintenance, administration, and other key services.  We also offer more

February 27, 2017

Meet Hannah Brine: École Glenbrook Middle School’s Published Poet

A poet with a cause…

Hannah Brine has published an 80-page book of poetry at the age of 11 and it is filled with roses – 65 of them to be exact.

“I wanted to do this in memory of my cousin,”  Hannah explained more

February 27, 2017

New Westminster Schools – Decoding the Mystery!

Feb. 27, 2017 – At Queensborough Middle School, many students know computer science teacher Colleen Carrington by her code name.

As “Pedalgirl” she’s right in there with her students, writing lines of computer code more

February 23, 2017

Coming Up: Learning from Experience

You’re invited:

All NWSS parents and students are invited to drop in to:

NWSS Apprentice Alumni Night on March 8

Time: starts at 3 pm with a dinner break from 4:45 – 5:45 pm and finishes at 7 pm
Location: Massey Small Gym at more