Welcome to Westwood Unified

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Learn About Our School

Westwood is a rural community located at an elevation of 5,200 feet at the junction of the Sierra Nevada and Cascade Mountain Range. The district currently has two active schools: Fletcher Walker Elementary School, Kindergarten through 5th Grade and Westwood Jr./Sr. High School, 6th through 12th Grade.
Westwood has approximately 1,500 residents within its boundaries. Fletcher Walker Elementary School has approximately 90 students enrolled and Westwood Jr./Sr High School has an approximate enrollment of 85 students.
The district has one Superintendent/Principal. All staff seek to provide a quality education that encompasses the District's vision and mission statements.
We expect our students to meet academic standards, become life-long learners,
and to be productive citizens prepared to take their next step.
To provide our student body with the best education possible
and to instill in them a passion for life-long learning
in partnership with our parents and community.

Distance Learning 

Westwood Unfied School District is currently in a Distance Learning Model. For more information on this model, please call 530-256-2311 OR visit our COVID-19 page.  

Suicide Prevention

Title IX Information

Release Times

Westwood High School

Early Dismissal Mondays: 8:05am - 2:35pm
Tuesday - Friday: 8:05am - 3:25pm
Minimum Days: 8:05am - 12:25pm

Westwood Jr/Sr High School 

Early Dismissal Mondays: 7:55am - 1:35pm
Tuesday - Friday: 7:55am - 2:25pm
Minimum Days: 7:55am - 12:15pm

Fletcher Walker Elementary Grades 4 & 5

Early Dismissal Mondays: 8:00am - 1:35pm
Tuesday - Friday: 8:00am - 2:25pm
Minimum Days: 8:00am - 12:00pm

Fletcher Walker Elementary Grades TK/K, 1, 2, & 3

Early Dismissal Mondays: 8:00am - 1:20pm
Tuesday - Friday: 8:00am - 2:10pm
Minimum Days: 8:00am - 12:00pm

School Safety Plan

Parent Survey

Westwood Jr. Sr. High School Parent Survey: 


Fletcher Walker Elementary School Parent Survey:



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