WestWood families wrote messages of kindness to students as part of the school's Kindness Matters and Unity Days.

  • Did You Know?

    WestWood Elementary is celebrating its 50th birthday this year!

  • Did You Know?

    Students receive instruction focused on inquiry, applying hands-on science, technology, engineering and mathematical practices with projects related to the environment.


    Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools is one of just 14 school districts throughout the nation to receive a Green Ribbon Schools District Sustainability Award from the U.S. Dept. of Education.

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WestWood Elementary School Quick Facts

Founded: 1963
Grades Served: K-5
School Hours: 9:20 a.m. - 3:50 p.m.
Principal: Pam Winfield

WestWood Elementary

Our mission at WestWood is to partner with our families to be a child-centered community where dreams are nurtured and needs are met by providing opportunities for all children to be successful. At WestWood, you will find a caring and supportive staff that are encouraging to children, families and each other.

WestWood is proud to be part of a National Green Ribbon District that supports Environmental Education, as well as a Minnesota Reward School. An E-STEM school, students at WestWood receive instruction and learning focused on inquiry and real-world problem solving in the 21st Century, applying hands-on science, technology, engineering and mathematical practices with projects and field experiences related to the environment.

WestWood is home to SAGE Academy for gifted students in grades 3-5.


  • PLSAS Satisfaction Survey Results

    Posted August 27, 2015

    Every other year we conduct a community survey and once again residents have responded positively. Click the headline to view the results.

  • Gr. 1-5 Assessments Sept. 8 & 9

    Follow the link and choose your teacher to sign up
    Posted August 26, 2015
  • New School Year, New School Meal Program

    Posted August 25, 2015

    PLSAS Food Services' Program has a new name, new look and some new meal options students will notice this school year! Click the headline for details.

  • Kids' Co. School Year Registration Now Open!

    Posted July 22, 2015

    Kids' Company registration is now open for the upcoming school year! Click the headline for more info!

  • Katie Mahoney Named Next Principal of WestWood & SAGE

    Posted June 25, 2015

    PLSAS is pleased to announce that Katie Mahoney will be the next principal of WestWood Elementary & SAGE Academy, succeeding Pam Winfield who is retiring at the end of the school year. Click the headline for more info!

Contact Information

5370 WestWood Dr. SE
Prior Lake, MN 55372

PHONE: 952-226-0400
FAX: 952-226-0449
ATTENDANCE: 952-226-0401


Aug 31

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Sep 01

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Sep 02

No Kids' Company

Back to School Night

Where: WestWood Elementary/SAGE AcademyWhen: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Sep 03

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