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 - 08.06.19 and 08.20.19

    Board Takeaways - 08.06.19 and 08.20.19

    The EWSD board met on August 6 and 20, where highlights of the meetings included: a transportation update for the 2019-20 school year, tax rate information, introductions to new Board members and staff, as well as a presentation on social-emotional learning.

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  • Board Takeaways - 06.25.19

    Board Takeaways - 06.25.19

    The EWSD Board met on June 25 and received an update on a negotiations agreement, received a presentation on state and local student academic performance, and heard the latest school transportation news.

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  • 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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