Thank you for your interest in Westport Community Schools! We welcome students, developing educators, and those interested in the field of education to come work with our professional educators to complete your practicum, internships, or observation hours. Prior to completing any school requirements the following must be completed:
Once the documents above are received by Human Resources and approved by the Superintendent of Schools, only then can we begin the process of placing you into a classroom.
In accordance with the MA DESE, students can only be placed in classrooms where a teacher holds a professional license, has taught for at least three full years, and has a summative evaluation rating of proficient or higher.
Documents can be forwarded to:
RE: Student Teaching
Westport Community Schools
17 Main Road
Westport, MA 02790
Please keep in mind that we are a small school district and are not always able to place students with a supervising educator. Also we cannot guarantee the number of hours you are required to complete. Please plan accordingly.