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GETTING INVOLVED AT URBAN ACADEMY

As we grow, donations are crucial to uphold everything we stand for - innovative programs and extracurricular opportunities in technology, the arts, experiential learning, athletics and outdoor education.


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UA PARENT AUXILLARY

The PAX group has a busy calendar of fundraisers and "friend-raisers", with all funds raised going towards camping activities for all students at the end of the year.


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ways to show support

From monetary contributions to volunteer commitments, there are many diverse ways to get involved. Success is the product of endless contributions and we are so grateful to our school community for their continued support.

advancement plan

We have needs, goals and visions far beyond basic programming. We strive for excellence in education and comprehensive tailored programs for our students.

The Future, In Focus

Advancement directly supports real-world learning opportunities and every “ah-ha” moment our students experience. From expanding our arts programs and enhancing our labs to building our athletics programs, your donations make a difference.


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fundraising events

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volunteer programs

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innovation partnerships

Urban Academy is integrated in the real world, evolving as an integral pillar in New Westminster's education landscape.

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Latest News

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Head of School’s Weekly Message

January 22, 2021 Dear UA Parents, Another eventful week has come to an end at UA. It has been nice to get a reprieve from the rain and see the blue sky. It helps us to realize that daylight hours are steadily increasing. It was also nice to see the US Presidential inauguration happen without […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

January 15, 2021 Dear UA Parents, It is amazing how fast the weeks seem to go by at Urban Academy. It is such an active place, even in the midst of the pandemic. I am so thankful and appreciative of all the efforts our teachers, students, and staff are putting in to maintain both the […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

January 8, 2021 Happy New Year UA Parents, I hope you all had a very relaxing break and found new ways to connect and celebrate over the holidays. I know for myself it was the most relaxing break that I can remember. With the restrictions in place, we didn’t have the opportunity to visit friends […]

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January 27, 2021

Grade 3 Field Trip to the River School Discovery Centre


Students in Grade 3 will be travelling by hired bus to the New Westminster Quay for an interactive lesson on the Coastal First Peoples. They will explore the connection between Indigenous peoples, salmon, and the broader Fraser River basin, and experience the movement of salmon, storytelling and oral histories, and the many uses of native plants through an Indigenous perspective. Students will leave the school at 9:30am and return at 1pm. They will need to wear their formal uniform and bring a packable, non-messy lunch.
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January 29, 20218:30 am / 2:15 pm

Kindergarten Science Workshops


Students in Kindergarten will be participating in three exciting hands-on workshops: "Weather or Not", "Chemfun", and "Newton in a Nutshell".
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January 29, 20219:00 am / 3:00 pm

Grades 1-12 Application Deadline


Today is the Grade 1-12 2021/2022 application deadline. Applications and application fees will be welcome until 3pm. Please ensure your online applications are complete for your child to be considered for the upcoming school year. Should space still be available after the early applicants have gone through the assessment process, we may be able to consider additional applicants at a later date. Thank you.
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February 11, 20219:00 am / 3:00 pm

Junior Kindergarten Application Deadline


Today is the Junior Kindergarten 2021/2022 application deadline. Applications and application fees will be welcome until 3pm. Please ensure your online applications are complete for your child to be considered for the upcoming school year. Thank you.
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Donate

We strive to create a place that is inclusive and dynamic, your donations help us make it happen.

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Volunteering

We encourage parents to get involved and explore their own passions within our school community.

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Advancement Plan

Our advancement plans help us develop facilities and programs for our students.

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Innovation Partnerships

Urban Academy is integrated in the real world, evolving as an integral pillar in New Westminster's education landscape.

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PAX

Parent involvement is a cornerstone of our success.

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Admissions

Our team works hard to make the application process easy, guiding you and determining if Urban Academy is the right fit.

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