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.


  • School Board Approves Superintendent Candidates

    Posted March 27, 2015

    The Superintendent Search Committee has selected its field of candidates for our district's next Superintendent. Click the headline for more info about the finalists!

  • SAGE Academy Night of the Notables - March 26

    A Press Conference of Historical Significance
    Posted March 9, 2015

    Please follow the link to learn about this unique event.


  • District Plans for Increase in Student Enrollment Growth

    Posted March 3, 2015

    Our Demographic Review Committee made recommendations to the School Board to begin space planning for high enrollment growth now and into the future. Click the headline to learn more!

  • MCA Testing 2015

    Click here for classroom testing times
    Posted February 25, 2015

    Be sure your students are present for MCA Testing Grades 3-5

    April 1-17 : MCA Reading Tests– Grades 3, 4 & 5
    April 20-May 1: MCA Math Tests – Grades 3, 4 & 5
    May 4-8: MCA Science Tests – Grade 5

  • PLSAS Online Tools

    Posted September 11, 2014

    Take a look at this overview about Infinite Campus, FeePay and Schoology!

Contact Information

5370 WestWood Dr. SE
Prior Lake, MN 55372

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


Mar 27

Day 3

Mar 30

Day 4

School Board Study Session

Where: DSCWhen: 6:00 PM
Mar 31

Day 5

Spring Picture Day