Schools

The New Superintendent is….

When reached for comment, Miller praised the principal. “Dr. Chew is a dynamic leader with superb communication and interpersonal skills,” she said, “and an inspirational vision for the future of Westford schools.

Schedule for Superintendent Finalists

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Superintendent Shares ‘Positive Financial News’ with Community

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SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH: Four Finalists are Announced by School Committee

The School Committee, on March 2, announced the names of the four superintendent finalists, one of which will replace Bill Olsen, who said he plans to retire in June. The links below their names brings readers to an online page which provides the time and date of each finalist's interview.

SHORT STORIES: Collaborating for Vaccine; Praise for Health Department

Town Manager Jodi Ross announced Westford she is working with Acton, Bedford, Carlisle, Concord, Lincoln,  Sudbury, and Wayland to form a regional collaboration for a local vaccine distribution site.

Arraignment of Westford Academy History Teacher Rescheduled for Feb. 24

When reached by phone on February 10, Colson’s attorney, Lissa McKinney, said, “Mr. Colson expects to vigorously challenge the allegations against him when the case is taken up in court. He has not been arraigned and he is entitled to the presumption of innocence unless or until a judge or jury has found him guilty. I would have no further comment at this time."

VIDEO: Superintendent Reports on COVID Cases in Westford School System

The Westford School Department is keeping tabs on students and educators who have contracted or come into close contact with COVID-19.

THE NOTEBOOK: School Committee Member Valery Young’s Meeting Notes

“Superintendent Search Preliminary Screening Committee: The volunteer members of the Preliminary Screening Committee were approved tonight (Jan. 4)..."