Curriculum and Instruction

  • New! We have entered into state assessment season.  Download a copy of the Spring 2019 parent/guardian state assessment letter.  

    The Essex Westford School District supports student learning through high quality instruction, intervention and assessment and supports individual learning towards meeting required state standards in:

    • literacy
    • mathematical content and practices
    • scientific inquiry and content knowledge
    • global citizenship (including social studies and world languages)
    • physical education
    • health education
    • artistic expression (including visual, media and performing arts)
    • transferable skills

    Visit our Proficiency-based Learning and Graduation Requirements Framework website to learn more about our work developing district-wide proficiencies.

  • Contacts

    • Jackie Tolman, Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
      (802) 857-2019 or
    • Kim Fiske Gawor, Educational Assessment Manager
      (802) 857-2020 or
    • Arik Mortenson, Learning Systems Manager - Personalized Learning Plan Coordinator
      (802) 857-2012 or
    • Eliane Barrett, Assistant to Office of Curriculum and Coordinator of Translation Services
      (802) 857-2014 or