Due to the extended forecast of hot temperatures, all Worcester Public Schools will dismiss students three (3) hours early on Thursday, September 7, and Friday, September 8. There will be no half-day preschool. There are adjustments to the high school athletic schedules.
The first day of school is Monday, August 28 for grades 1-12 and Thursday, August 31, for pre-kindergarten (pre-K) and kindergarten. We are writing to provide you with updates on back-to-school resources, accessing the WooEdu portal, bus routes, and information for families of the former La Familia School who are merging with Chandler Magnet Elementary.
Montserrat Garibay, the Assistant Deputy Secretary of the Office of English Language Acquisition for the U.S. Department of Education, will provide closing keynote remarks for the WPS Embracing Multilingualism Conference at South High School.
Join us for Countdown to Kindergarten! If your child is entering kindergarten in 2023, join us for this fun event at Polar Park!
On July 25, 2023, all students in the Worcester Public Schools were issued a $120 payment for food through the Pandemic EBT Program (P-EBT). P-BET funds are to help you buy food for your student or family.
Woodland Academy’s school-wide commitment is to ensure that all students show measurable growth in their ability to: read grade level text with understanding, explain their thinking in writing across all curriculum areas. This will be achieved through the implementation of a common set of standards based teaching practices and measured by formative and summative assessments such as rubric-scored responses, BAS, MAP, ACCESS and MCAS.
View Plan to Improve Student Outcomes for more details about our school.