Board Meetings

  • The Essex Westford Educational Community Unified Union School District School Board meets every first and third Tuesday of each month at the Essex High School Library. Most meetings start at 6:30 p.m.  Agendas and minutes for these meetings can be found by navigating to the pages on the left side of your screen.

    *RETN films every regular Board meeting and broadcasts them live. Watch LIVE School Board meetings on its Facebook page

Meeting Summaries

  • Board Takeaways - 05.14.19

    Board Takeaways - 05.14.19

    The Board heard from many students at the meeting, including a pair of EHS juniors discussing potential senior privilege, two Westford students petitioning to fly the LGBTQ Pride flag on the Westford School flagpole, and student representative to the Board Laura Printon gave a presentation on bringing student voice to the work of the Board. The Board also announced assignments for each of its task teams for the coming year.

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  • Board Takeaways - 4.2.19

    Board Takeaways - 4.2.19

    Board had second update on Personalized Learning Plans from Arik Mortensen and Ellen Thompson; Essex Police and EWSD Security Director Bill Laware introduced the new school resource officer, Officer Michael Roberto; Board Member Liz Subin presented on the goal 'To Understand and Monitor the Impact of Equity Issues on the EWSD Community.'

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  • Board Takeaways - 3.5.19

    Board Takeaways - 3.5.19

    The Board was presented with the final proposals for the FYE '20 budget; two additional proposals for increases were reviewed; fund balancing was approved to cover staffing increases; a proposal for voters was agreed upon.

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  • Board Takeaways - 2.19.19

    Board Takeaways - 2.19.19

    Jamie Smith, EWSD's Transportation Manager delivered highlights around the most recent busing update; Board members Grace Lu and Laura Printon delivered a student report to the full Board on PLPs; the Board continued their budget work, specifically surrounding the request for two proposed increases over last year's budget;

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  • EWSD Board Takeaways - 2.5.19

    EWSD Board Takeaways - 2.5.19

    The EWSD Board welcomed the EHS Diversity Club; the Director of CTE - Essex, Bob Travers, presented his budget for the FY 20 school year; EWSD presented the latest updates surrounding transportation within the district; the EWSD Board received our FY '19 second quarter financial report. Read more.

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