News & Events

June 10, 2021

Approved: QE expansion of 13 new classrooms!

A $20.1 million investment to expand Queen Elizabeth Elementary, so we can better support families in the Queensborough neighbourhood! more

May 31, 2021

215 children. Every child matters.

Acknowledgements and resources from Superintendent Karim Hachlaf as we navigate this heartbreaking news. more

May 25, 2021

A new name with meaning

When the modern and forward-looking new school opens at the Richard McBride site, it will so under this exciting new name .... more

May 20, 2021

A community investing in well-being

A $100,000 donation to the Wellness Centre, with this generous New West family willing to match up to another $50,000 to help inspire others! more

May 20, 2021

Welcoming and Wellness, in the centre of learning

Located in the heart of NWSS, these centres will serve students and the whole community in very exciting ways! more

May 12, 2021

Stepping out: Walk30 hits New West

The annual New West and Burnaby health promotion campaign (and competition) has kicked off. Are you signed up? more

Highlights at New Westminster School District 40

Good Things are Happening: 2021-22 in review

An amazing list of projects, achievements and learning opportunities from the 2021-22 school year that's set the foundation we move forward from. more

The beat and birth of a drum

All three of our middle schools collaborated around a power lesson, with additional opportunities for Indigenous students to get hands-on cultural teachings and experiences. more

Understanding and opportunities: the diversity and inclusion review

Key findings and recommendations from our justice, equity, diversity and inclusion consultants. more