Parents - Notices & Information

Inclement Weather

In rare instances where a school closure is warranted, the decision will be made by 6:30 a.m. at the latest and will be announced over radio stations CKNW AM 980 and CBC AM 690.  Phone calls and emails will also be made to parents who are part of our School Messenger System. Please click here click here to read the letter from the Board Office outlining this policy.


Updates will also be posted on the School District Website


Winter Weather Clothing notice


Environment Canada Weather Forecast

Highlights at F.W. Howay Elementary School

MyEducation BC Family Portal

The New Westminster School District is pleased to offer use of the MyEDBC family portal to facilitate greater communication between schools and families. more

School Cash Online

New Westminster School District #40 is now offering School Cash Online. more