Welcome to Kindergarten!

  • The Essex Westford School District has 4 kindergarten programs that are full day, and take place at

    • Essex Elementary School for Essex Town residents (8 classes)
    • Summit Street School and Hiawatha Elementary School for residents of Essex Junction (3 classes at Hiawatha, 4 at Summit - 7 classes total)
    • Westford School for residents of Westford (1 class)

    Eligible kindergartners for the coming school year must be five years old on or before September 1.

    Check out our Transportation page for more information on getting your child to school.

    Learn more under For Families.

    Westford Screening

     

     

     

     

     

    Photo: Incoming kindergarten students participate in the Westford K screening.

     

Kindergarten Registration

  • To register for Kindergarten, follow the registration process on the district New Student Enrollment page.

    • Families who are in EWSD pre-K programs or who receive Act 166 funds/state funds for other preschool programs do not need to re-send proof of residence or a birth certificate.

Kindergarten Contacts

  • Essex Town Contact

    Niquette Bergeron, Essex Elementary School Registrar (802) 878-2584

    Essex Junction Contact

    Catherine Bagnall, Summit School Administrative Assistant, (802) 878-1377

    Westford Contact

    Terri Martin, Westford School Administrative Assistant (802) 878-5932