COVID-19 Information

This guide is meant to help students, families, teachers, staff and others in our community with information about how we are moving forward with the 2020-21 school year.

Westwood’s small school size enables us to rapidly respond to keep students safe and to move quickly to act in the best interest of our community.

We appreciate your understanding 😊 Information included here may change based on the course of the virus and guidance from state and local officials.

For questions about learning at The Westwood School during COVID-19, contact Heather Lourcey, HLourcey@westwoodschool.org, 972-528-9024

Fall 2020 – 5 Things to Know

  1. We are excited to welcome our students both in-person and online starting August 31, 2020
  2. Families can choose and change their student’s learning option
  3. How we do some things has changed for the well-being of our students, teachers, staff and community
  4. We remain flexible and ready to adjust to their changing needs
  5. Our commitment to nurturing Toddler – Grade 12 students to succeed in an ever-changing world remains the same

Learning During COVID-19

Arriving & Leaving

Click Here and see: Arriving & Leaving Program Times and Mandatory Car Lines

Cleaning & Sanitation

Click Here and see: Cleaning, Water Fountains, Travel & Quarantine Notice

COVID-19 Safety Updates
Emotional Wellness & Support

Click Here and see: Emotional Wellness & Support

Extracurricular Activities, Studios, Events & Meetings

Click Here and see: Extracurricular Activities, Studios, Events & Meetings

Face Coverings

Click Here and see: Face Coverings

See also Fall 2020 FAQ and search: masks or face coverings

FAQ

See Fall 2020 FAQ for our responses to commonly asked questions from our community about Resuming In-Person & Online Classes; COVID-19 Safety & More

Health Screenings

Click Here and see: Health Screenings

Lunch

Click Here and see: Meals

See also Fall 2020 FAQ and search: Lunch

Online Learning

Click Here and see: Google Classroom and Change Your Learning Status

See also Fall 2020 FAQ and search: Online

Outdoor Activities

Click Here and see: Outdoor Activities

Responding to COVID-19 on Campus

Click Here and see: Personal Health and Communication to Parents

Visitors & Volunteers

Click Here and see: Visitors and Extracurricular Activities, Studios, Events & Meetings

Let’s Move Forward Together Events

 

Sept 23 Video Update from Head of School

  • Recap Email of September Community Update (Oct 6)

August 6 Video Update for Lower School

August 6 Video Update for Upper School

Recap Email of August Community Update (Aug. 22)

June 11: Presentation Update from Head of School

  • Recap Email of June Community Update (June 25)

April 28: Video Update from Head of School

  • Recap Email of April Community Update (May 19)
  • Recap Email of April Community Update (May 12)
  • Recap Email of April Community Update (May 1)