New Student Information

  • Welcome!

    We are pleased to have your child join our school system. As we begin this educational journey together, we look forward to partnering with you.

    As members of our learning community, we value your insights and support in providing the best educational experiences for your child. 

    Please visit our

    • District Boundaries at our About Us page (goes to district site), or
    • visit the Google map to find your assigned schools, at (opens in a new window.)

Kindergarten Enrollment

  • The Essex Westford School District has kindergarten programs that are full day. 

    Summit Street School and Hiawatha Elementary School both serve residents of Essex Junction (with 3 classes at Hiawatha, 4 at Summit in 2019-2020.)

    Eligible kindergarteners for the 2019-2020 school year must be five years old on or before September 1.

    Kindergarten registration is a unique process. We try to ensure careful placement consideration for entry-level learners, and a conduct a screening process each spring to meet these learners as it is their first time in our school distrct. 

    Visit our Kindergarten at Hiawatha page for more on this process. 

Registration Grades 1-12

    • For students entering grades 1-12, download the New Student Registration Packet 
    • Student registration is ongoing. If you believe you have missed an orientation or deadline, please contact your nearest school or call Lorna at District Office East, (802) 878-8168.
    • Note: All forms must be downloaded first on your computer. The "Download" icon is the one with the arrow pointing to a horizontal line: Download button  
    • Please print single-sided! 

    Return registration packets to the school you are enrolling is, or to any EWSD school.

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