Mr. Cheddar's English 3 Honors students at WHS created visual representations of poems they read, including the works of poets Jane Hirshfield, Phillip Schultz, Clint Smith, Rupi Kaur, Robert Frost, and Amanda Gorman.
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Student visual representation of  a poem read in English Honors, next to sign that says "Mr. Cheddar's House of Poetry Projects"
Student visual representation of  a poem read in English Honors.
Student visual representation of  a poem read in English Honors.
Student visual representation of  a poem read in English Honors.
Student visual representation of  a poem read in English Honors.
The elementary school clapouts continue for the Class of 2023! Here's what it looked like at Jefferson and Tamaques.
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
WHS seniors walk thru Jefferson hallways wearing cap and gown
Group photo of WHS seniors at Jefferson
WHS seniors walk thru Tamaques hallways wearing cap and gown
Group photo of WHS seniors in front Tamaques
Kudos to the All City Band, Chorus, and Orchestra, amazing musical talent at the elementary level. Special thanks to our music directors Aaron Staluppi, Margaret Fatsis, Brent Geyer and Christina Toulios, plus All City Coordinator Marisa Minogue and the supportive families!
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
All City orchestra performance
All City orchestra rehearsal
All City band performance
All City chorus performs on stage
Recess walker/runner clubs, organized by our elementary school parent volunteers, are a great way to promote fitness and fun. These three Washington 5th graders ran a total of 158 miles during recess this year!
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
3 Washington students holding trophies from Recess Runners Club
More celebration of students and staff, along with new administrative appointments and much more at the June 13 meeting of the Board of Education. Here's the synopsis: https://bit.ly/BOESynopsisJune132023
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
WHS Boys Golf on stage with coach, superintendent, and Board president
WHS Boys T&F on stage with coaches, superintendent and Board president
WHS T&F runner Sonia Olson on stage with coaches, superintendent and Board president
Project Build students at Roosevelt brainstorm, design, and develop an original idea for a board game, using multiple forms of technology, including the 3D printer and laser cutter, to create the gameboard, game pieces, instructions, and a logo.
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Roosevelt intermediate students working together to create a board game
Franklin alums, soon-to-be WHS graduates, receive enthusiastic welcome during Franklin clapout. Students enjoyed reconnecting with their teachers and vice versa!
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Group photo of WHS grads who are Franklin alums, while Franklin principal takes a photo
WHS grad high fives a Franklin student during clapout in hallway
WHS grads walk thru hallway while Franklin students and staff clap
Two WHS grads pose for picture with former teacher
We love celebrating our seniors! Here's Senior Awards Night, with special thanks to the many generous donors. https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/1149859
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
WHS principal Mary Asfendis on stage at podium, addressing audience during Senior Awards Night
Special thanks to the WHS PTSO and staff members who organized stress reliever stations around the school to give students time to relax during finals week. Counselor Robyn Solomon, also club advisor for Paws for a Cause, arranged for a visit from these soothing therapy dogs.
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
WHS student with therapy dog
WHS students with therapy dog
WHS students with therapy dog
Congratulations to the WHS senior and junior teams for success in the MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge 2023!
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
4 WHS students pose for picture with teacher and principal for math modeling awards
Two WHS students pose with teacher and principal for math modeling awards
Wilson celebrates the WHS Class of 2023 and Wilson alums! More senior clap outs to come.
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
WHS graduates in cap and gown smile and tap hands of elementary students lined up to clap
Wilson students look eagerly down the hallway as WHS soon to be graduates walk toward them in cap an dgown
Wilson teachers applaud former students, now soon to be WHS graduates and walking down hall in cap and gown.
The Board approved new district administration appointments at last night's meeting. Congratulations to Dr. Greer, Mrs. Schall, and Mrs. McCabe! https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/1149081
10 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Photo Collage of David Greer, LaNova Schall, Mary McCabe
"Taste, See, Smell, Hear... the World" was the theme at Jefferson's recent well-attended multicultural festival, with 16 countries and cultures represented. https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/o/jes/article/1147786
11 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Parent and child at England booth
Two parents in traditional clothing from Uzbekistan pose for picture in front of their booth
Jefferson PTO organizers in front Multicultural Festival sign
WHS students were recognized for world language honors, while English language learners, their families, and district administrators and teachers enjoyed Annual ESL Dinner with homemade dishes representing more than 11 countries. https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/1147353
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Kindergartners perform at ESL Dinner
The Board of Education meets on Tuesday, June 13 in WHS Cafe B. 5:30p private session; 6p public meeting resumes beginning with student and staff recognitions. Agenda: https://bit.ly/BOEAgendas2022-23. Livestream: https://bit.ly/BOELiveStream202223
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Graphic noting Board of Education meeting on June 13, 2023
Congratulations to our soon-to-be 1st graders who performed for delighted families and friends during Kindergarten Celebrations!
11 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Kindergartners on stage performing and singing
Wide shot of audience with phones recording singing kindergartners on stage
Kindergartners on stage performing and singing
Kindergartner smiles and waves to parents while processing onto stage
McKinley 5th Grade Roller Coaster Kerfuffle, with student engineer designs made of cardstock and tape. Visitors were challenged to launch a marble from top to bottom. Special thanks to Mr. Hannis, the entire Grade 5 team, and the PTO for this collaborative STEM project.
11 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
3 McKinley 5th graders pose for a picture with their roller coaster display
3 McKinley 5th graders pose for a picture with their roller coaster
Crowd shoto of people attending roller coaster display
4 McKinley 5th graders pose for a picture with their roller coaster
McKinley 5th graders test their rollercoaster
Tamaques 2nd graders enjoy lunch with Principal Duelks!
11 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Tamaques 2nd graders at table having lunch with principal David Duelks
Tamaques principal poses for picture with 2nd graders
Linda Morrison's 6th grade math students at Roosevelt were rolling dice, collecting data, and then making graphs based on their findings.
11 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
RIS students work on math problems at desks
Congratulations to the 2023 recipients of the Optimist Club's Intermediate School Outstanding Teachers of the Year Award! https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/1143948
11 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Photo of the two Optimist Award winners with principals and superintendent