About Wildwood School
Wildwood School offers rich resources and programs to a multi-ethnic
and multi-racial community of 424 students in Kindergarten through grade
six. School staff works to help each child become her/his personal
Parents are closely involved in the school program through the School
Council, PTO and as "valuable volunteers" in the classrooms.
Curriculum, instruction and assessment are guided by best practices in
Multiculturalism is honored and diversity is celebrated through the
daily life in the school, as well as materials chosen, themes studied
and festivals held. Students' heritages span six continents and students and staff speak over 20 languages.
All students participate in art, music and physical education.
Instrumental lessons, chorus, band and orchestra are offered to students
in grades 4-6.
Special needs students receive a wide variety of services. Technology
is an integral part of learning. Students use computers in the
technology laboratory, the library and then classrooms.
The five colleges in the Amherst area contribute to education at our
school through on-going learning opportunities for the staff and through
the support of student interns. Wildwood School is a vibrant learning
community where students flourish.