The Westwood Public Schools are actively shaping the future while honoring a strong tradition of excellence.

Student planting flag for Veteran's Day



Members of the Westwood Public School community strive for excellence in academic, co-curricular, and professional endeavors.

High School Field Hockey

Shaping the


Our students develop into self-motivated learners and achieve their potential in supportive and creative environments.

Student Reading a Book at Downey School



Through innovative collaboration and partnerships, the Westwood Public Schools expand opportunities and resources that benefit the schools and the community.

Creating Opportunity
Click here to learn more about the Elementary School Building Project.


Forms & Documents

  • 2019-2020 School Calendar

    The 2019-2020 calendar has been updated to include snow day make-ups.

  • 2019-2020 Strategy for District Improvement

  • 2020-2021 School Calendar

    The 2020-2021 school calendar has been approved by the School Committee.

  • Snow Day FAQ

    One of the most difficult challenges for the Superintendent of Schools is deciding whether or not to cancel or delay school due to inclement weather. Like weather forecasting, the school-closing decision process is not a perfect science. However, it is important for families to understand how the process works. This FAQ document was designed to answer such questions.

  • 2019-2020 Bus Routes

  • Building Use Request

    Use to request space in any of the Westwood Public School buildings.

Recent News Via Twitter

Message from the Superintendent


Emily J. Parks Superintendent Westwood Public SchoolsWelcome to the Westwood Public Schools, a school community committed to both challenging and supporting all students! Whether you are looking for information about our curriculum and programs, news of upcoming or recent events, or contact information for our teachers and administrators, I hope that this website will be a valuable resource for learning about our district and staying connected to our schools. 

I also encourage you to follow us on social media through channels such as:


District Twitter: @westwood_ps
District Facebook: westwoodschools
WHS Twitter: @WestwoodHS
WHS Athletics Twitter: @WHSAthletics1

Finally, I invite you to contact me directly if you have a question, concern, or feedback.  I can be reached by phone at 781-326-7500 x1341 or via e-mail at eparks@westwood.k12.ma.us.  I welcome and value your engagement.


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