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Discover New Westminster Schools – Your thoughts!

Our first-ever, district-wide event for exploring learning opportunities!

Your thoughts on Discovering New Westminster Schools…

On Wednesday January 8, we hosted a very special event called “Discover New Westminster Schools”.

We were excited to host over 500 families at the Massey Theatre/New West Secondary School and share with them the exciting and innovative programs and opportunities we offer to our K-12 students.

If you attended, we would appreciate it if you could complete a short survey to let us know what you liked about the event and what we can do to improve it in the future. The survey link is

If you were unable to attend and want more information about the various programs we offer in New West Schools, please explore our website and our New Westminster Secondary School website for learning options in everything from Montessori and French Immersion programs to Fine Arts, Technology, and Trades, or connect with your Principal.

A Showcase for learning options…

During our event, we invited families and students to explore the programs, learning options and courses we have to offer our students – from kindergarten to grade 12.

Our first-ever, district-wide Discover New Westminster Schools event showcased ways to enrich your, or your student’s, learning experience and encouraged you to:

  • Discover learning through Apprenticeships, Fine arts or Technology Education.
  • Explore options for French Immersion, Robotics and Montessori.
  • Learn about Indigenous and Inclusive Education, our International Baccalaureate or Community Schools programs –
  • and much more!

Our agenda…

An New Westminster Schools, we’re transforming student learning. We explained how during an Introduction with Superintendent Karim Hachlaf.

We then provided an opportunity for you to meet teachers and students during breakout sessions in the Massey Gym from 6:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

We thank you for attending and look forward to your feedback to ensure an excellent event for next year!