The school year calendar lists the beginning and end dates of the school year, no school days, holidays, and conferences. It typically is not updated during the school year.
The online district calendar lists all district events and is constantly updated. Additionally, each school has an online school calendar that lists district and school events.
** Please note: Existing calendars may not list the correct last day of school due to snow days.
The Ash-West Extended Day Program provides enriched before and after school care on both full and early-release days, professional development days and some vacation weeks. Our programs are for children of Ashburnham & Westminster residents, kindergarten through grade 5 and we are open from 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM. The Extended Day Program is located in shared space in the JR Briggs Elementary School and Westminster Elementary School. Residents of the surrounding towns may participate in our summer vacation program if space is available.
Together with Chartwells K-12, we do more than feed hungry students at Ashburnham Westminster Regional School District. We improve the well-being of our students by preparing fresh, delicious and nutritious meals they love. We engage students and all of their senses through the creation of new and fresh dining experiences that improve their school day. Our wide variety of menu items, programs and initiatives nourish student’s bodies, minds and spirits.
Information regarding menus and food services can be found on the Food Services page. Students who meet the established criteria for free and reduced lunches should complete the free and reduced meal application form. Our lunch prices are as follows: $2.75 at the elementary school level, $3.00 at the secondary level and $4.00 for adults and visitors.
Plus Portals is a software that is integrated with teacher gradebooks and school administrative software allowing our administrators and parents to share data with parents and guardians. This software is only used at the middle and high school level.
** Please note: Plus Portals typically is taken down in late July and restored in early September to allow our staff to prepare for the new school year. Parents and guardians of middle and high school students will receive an e-mail invitation to Plus Portals in early September.
The Ashburnham Westminster Regional School District (AWRSD) employs full-time registered nurses in all 5 schools: Oakmont High School, Overlook Middle School, JRBriggs Elementary School, Westminster Elementary School and Meetinghouse School. Dr. Lisa Rembetsy-Brown, of Meetinghouse Family Practice, AWRSD School Physician, provides consultation and guidance to the school nurses throughout the school year.