About Us

Welcome to Essex Westford School District!

Our district, established in 2017, serves approximately 4,500 preschool through 12th grade students across three communities: Essex Town, Essex Junction and Westford.

Parents, staff members, students, and the entire community work together to provide quality programs to help every child become successful.

Learn More About Us!

See what we're all about by watching the "This is EWSD" video (link opens a new window to YouTube) below.

New to the area?

Residents new to the district will be assigned a school based on their address. If you need more information on the schools in your community, please contact (802) 857-2000, and Gabbie Wray can assist you. Please have your street address ready. 

Register a new student by visiting the New Student Enrollment page in our "For Families" section.

For more information regarding our Transportation routes, and services, please view our Transportation section.

*Please note: "Essex Jct." is the postal address for all home addresses and includes both Essex town and village. The Town of Essex encompasses the Village of Essex Junction. The Village and Town each have dedicated schools.

District Boundaries

Learn More

  • Information on visiting the District office on Pearl Street.

  • Check out For Families to learn more about for information about school lunch, transportation options, performance portals, volunteering, PTOs and more.

  • In What We Do you can find out about physical and technological safety in our buildings, learning supports, curriculum and instruction, health and wellness initiatives, and pre-kindergarten options.

  • Visit New Student Enrollment page for important forms and information.

  • Visit Moving and Changing Schools page for information about our school assignment policies, transfer forms, and FAQ's on choosing Essex High School via school choice.