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    Pre-Kindergarten at Westford School

    The Essex Westford School District offers school-based pre-Kindergarten programs at elementary school across the district. Space is limited and placement is determined by a lottery draw.

    2017-2018 School Year

    For information regarding openings for the current school year (2017-2018), please contact the school’s main office at 802-878-5932.

    2018-2019 School Year

    The window for entering your child in the EWSD 2018-2019 Pre-K Lottery is January 15-February 23. Please click on the button below to submit your request.

    2018-2019 Pre-K Lottery Request Form


    Universal Pre-K/Act 166 Funding

    Families may register their eligible children to receive Act 166 funding through EWSD. This funding will cover 10 hours/week of pre-K tuition at qualified programs throughout our community.

    Registration for Act 166 is open and ongoing for the 2017-2018 school year. Please note that Act 166 fund distribution is pro-rated based on a September 1st start date. Registration paperwork is available at Central Office-East, 58 Founders Road in Essex. You can also request registration paperwork by contacting Johanna Simmons at jsimmons@ewsd.org or 802-857-2005.

    Registration materials for the 2018-2019 school year will be available in March 2018.