Submit Comments on Proposed Grade Reconfiguration / Wildwood Closing

Got an opinion about the proposed school closings / consolidation?  For it, against it, confused, surprised? Just want more information? Submit comments ONLINE.  This is a PUBLIC COMMENT form, so your comments will be publicly available.  (Teachers and staff, or others who wish to remain anonymous, may choose not to include their name / contact information.) […]

Public feedback on grade reconfiguration available

If you haven’t gotten up to speed on the grade reconfiguration that the District has recommended, you can start by reading the District’s materials (linked at the Wildwood PGO website at or the parent, teacher & community feedback publicly available (online at If you have not yet shared your own thoughts, PLEASE DO. […]

District Recommends to Close Wildwood & Fort River; Public Meeting 10/26, Voting 11/3

UPDATE: The District is recommending to CLOSE Wildwood and Fort River, build a single 750+ student school, and reconfigure grades at Crocker Farm (K-1) and at the new school (2-6).  Read more about the proposal here; and public comment opportunities below. NOTICIAS: El distrito está recomendando a CLOSE Wildwood y Fort río, construir una sola […]

District “Educational Plan” released, proposes closing WW & FR

The District Educational Plan (below) has been released. It proposes to close Wildwood and Fort River, build a new 2-6 school, and transition Crocker Farm to a Pre-K / 1st grade school. / El Plan de Educación del Distrito (abajo) ha sido puesto en libertad. Propone para cerrar Wildwood y Fort río, construir una nueva escuela […]

Grade Configuration Recommendations – Open Meeting (10/20)

This Tuesday night the District will be presenting its recommendations about grade configuration — should Amherst have three K-6 elementary schools or a single district wide K-1 at Crocker Farm, and a single district wide 2-6 school somewhere else? The meeting is open to the public, and will be held at the Amherst High School […]