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Here at New Westminster Schools we offer outstanding educational programs and services for international students, from single-semester to full graduation options. We’re proud to help our students achieve academic success and develop skills that will lead them into the future through a world-class experience.

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January 29, 2024

Welcome to Canada and New Westminster!

We are very happy to welcome our new international students to New Westminster Secondary School! students will participate in orientation from January 29th to 31st before starting semester two classes on Thursday, February 1st. We are excited to meet our new students and to support them as they begin their adventure here in Canada! more

December 19, 2023

Check Out Our Latest Newsletter!

Stay up to date with the International Program and see what is available for activities both in and around school and our community. To access the first two editions of the New West International Newsletter click on the following links: Newsletter Volume One and Newsletter Volume Two. We hope you enjoy! more

December 15, 2023

International Education Holidays Hous

The International Education Office will be closed from Monday, December 25th to Friday, January 5th. For after hours emergencies only please call 604.356.4980. We would like to wish you all a very happy holiday season and a very happy new year! more

October 16, 2023

First Annual Pumpkin Carving Monday, October 30th

On Monday, October 30 after school 23 student teams will show off their pumpkin carving skills and Halloween spirit from 3:15 to 5:00 in the Grand Commons.  Come out and see all of the unique designs that our student groups are sure to have! more

October 16, 2023

Parent-Teacher Conferences Wednesday, October 25

Parent-Teacher conferences will be held on Wednesday, October 25. Registration for meeting times will begin at 6:00 PM on October 16 and close at 10:00 PM on October 19th. This is an excellent opportunity to meet your student's teachers and check their progress in their classes. more

August 1, 2023

We Look Forward to Seeing You Soon

We are looking forward to welcoming our new September students to New Westminster soon! If you have not contacted your host family or sent us your flight arrival information please do so as soon as possible. The first day of orientation will be Monday, August 28th.  Have a nice flight to Canada! more