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At New Westminster Schools we offer outstanding educational programs and services for international students, ranging from single semester to full graduation options. We proudly support our international students to achieve academic success, while providing opportunities to build new and lasting friendships, and to develop a variety of skills that will lead them into their future, through a world-class experience.

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January 17, 2023

Welcome to Canada!

We are looking forward to our new students arriving in Canada and New Westminster in the next few weeks.  New Students should be in touch with their host families, have provided their flight information and have completed their Pre Arrival Learning.  New students should also soon be receiving an email from our program with your class schedule, a counsellor appointment time, the orientation schedule and your Teams log on information.  If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at  Have a safe trip to Canada.  We look forward to seeing you soon! more

December 13, 2022

Winter Vacation Office Hours

The International office will be open from Monday, December 19th to Thursday, December 22nd from 9:00 to 3:00 PM. Please call 604.517.6285 to contact the office to enter the school. The office will be closed from Friday, December 23rd until Monday, January 2nd and will reopen on Tuesday, January 3rd. more

November 7, 2022

Post Secondary Night Thursday, November 24th 6:00 to 8:00 NWSS

If you are interested in attending a post-secondary school in Canada after NWSS please come out to the Post Secondary Information night on Thursday, November 24th from 6:00 to 8:00 in the grand commons Student advisors from local public colleges and universities will be available to answer your questions. more

October 14, 2022

Parent-Teacher Meetings October 27th

Parent teacher meetings will be held on Thursday, October 27th.  The sign up portal will be open from October 17th at 18:00 to October 24th at 22:00. This is an excellent opportunity to meet your student's teachers and see how they are progressing. more

August 31, 2022

Welcome Back to School!

We extend our greetings to all students and families who will soon be heading back to school or beginning school on September 6th. Please view Superintendent Hachilaf's Welcome Back to School Message here. more

July 27, 2022

Welcome to Canada!

We are looking forward to welcoming our new students to New Westminster in the next few weeks.  Students can now join us on MS Teams with the log in and arrival information received in the first week of July. If you have not already, please send us your arrival flight details.  We look forward to seeing you soon! more