News & Events

March 8, 2018

The Walking Challenge is On – and NewWestSchools is taking the first step

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

Bullying stops here! Across the district, Pink Shirt Day reveals our true colours…

“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 9, 2018

NWSS Maker Fair: A paradigm shift in student learning

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

“Speed clubbing” for newbies: Glenbrook students take on school trustees

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

February 1, 2018

We welcome your thoughts! Have your say for Budget 2018-2019

At New Westminster Schools, we are preparing our Annual Budget for the 2018/19 fiscal year.

The Board of Education invites all community members to share their views on what they would like to see as the school district’s educational more

January 31, 2018

Meet One of Canada’s 40 Outstanding Principals for 2018: NWSS Principal John Tyler

Recognized as one of Canada’s 40 Outstanding Principals for 2018, John Tyler, NWSS Principal, credits administrators, teacher and staff for their willingness to “create a  flexible space where all students  can learn no matter more

January 14, 2018

Pearson Adult Learning Centre welcomes the world! Open House Jan. 25

Pearson Adult Learning Centre Open House: Thursday, Jan. 25 from 1-3 p.m. and from 7-8:30 p.m. Meet teachers and staff, learn about our programs,  invite family and friends!

Welcome! Drop in for a visit…

Pearson Adult Learning more

January 7, 2018

Jan 7-14: Join the Conversation!

At New Westminster Schools, we’re starting 2019 with an open and interactive conversation with you – parents, students, staff, community members.

We have a new Board of Education and a new leadership team ready to chart a course for more

December 11, 2017

We’re taking Reconciliation to heart…

Students at F.W. Howay elementary school participate in a school-wide Powwow Dance as part of their annual Aboriginal Week celebrations…

Highlights of our Learning Journey 2017-2018

Living Cultures…

July 2018 more

November 28, 2017

A New Westminster Schools journey toward Reconciliation…

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A New Westminster Schools journey toward Reconciliation

November 2017 – Canadians are just starting to come to grips with the country’s history with Aboriginal peoples —  and at New Westminster Schools, more