Congratulations to Christine Heisler (Roosevelt Intermediate School) and Esther Van Riper (Edison Intermediate School) who are the recipients of our 2022 Intermediate School Outstanding Teacher Awards sponsored by the Westfield Optimist Club!
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Optimist Club award winners
Westfield Public Schools joined in the Town of Westfield’s annual Memorial Day parade. Thanks to all those who marched. Thanks to all those who cheered. Thanks to all those who gave their lives in service to our country.
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Parade pic 2
Parade pic
RIS 6th & 7th graders perform kinesthetic version of Hindu and Buddhist Spring Renewal Festival on 5/25 as part of Social Studies Ancient Asia unit. Students also related to similar religious rituals of Judaism, Christianity & Islam as part of 6th grade curriculum.
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
RIS students take part in Hindu-Buddhist Spring Renewal Festival as part of Social Studies Ancient Asia unit.
RIS students take part in Hindu-Buddhist Spring Renewal Festival as part of Social Studies Ancient Asia unit.
RIS students take part in Hindu-Buddhist Spring Renewal Festival as part of Social Studies Ancient Asia unit.
RIS students take part in Hindu-Buddhist Spring Renewal Festival as part of Social Studies Ancient Asia unit.
Congrats to WHS Hi's Eye staff for another prestigious honor, receiving 1st place among high schools with similar enrollments nationwide from American Scholastic Press Assn, which scores college & high school newspapers annually on format, content, presentation & other criteria.
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
WHS student journalists and Hi's Eye advisor pose for pic after winning prestigious 1st place honor
Enjoy the long Memorial Day weekend!
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Graphic explaining Memorial Day closing schedule
Great to see so many talented student instrumentalists and vocalists and their dedicated instructors at the May 17 Board of Education meeting! Read more in this synopsis: https://bit.ly/BOESynopsisMay172022
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Band students honored at BOE Meeting
16 WHS student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent to compete at the college level. Congratulations to all. https://bit.ly/WHSNLISpring2022
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
16 WHS student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent to compete at the college level.  .
Recent Field Day for kindergartners at Lincoln. Great day!
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Lincoln kindergartners enjoy Field Day!
Lincoln kindergartners enjoy Field Day!
Lincoln kindergartners enjoy Field Day!
Lincoln kindergartners enjoy Field Day!
Congratulations to Sophie and Zoe Hohlfeld, winners of the Live Greener Fair Student Art Contest, sponsored by the Westfield Green Team. Sophie, a 5th grader at Washington, created "The Future is in our Hands." EIS 8th grader Zoe focused on sustainability. Well done!
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
EIS 8th grader Zoe Hohlfeld is winner of Green Team's  student art contest.
Washington 5th grader Sophie Hohlfeld is winner of Westfield Green Team's student art contest
Roosevelt 8th graders in Justyna Bates French classes continued a beloved tradition, recently dining at Chez Catherine in Westfield to enjoy and brush up on their knowledge of French cuisine.
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
RIS 8th graders dine at French restaurant as part of french unit on food
Over 70 Franklin School families participated in Community Service Night with students rotating among 8 stations to create charitable items including Cards of Hope for newly diagnosed children with Type 1 Diabetes, onesies for babies in a Venezuelan orphanage, braided dog toys, sensory bracelets for children who learn differently, and much more. Thank you to the many parent volunteers, all those who donated supplies and materials, and the 5th grade ambassadors.
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Franklin principal Dr. Paul Duncan poses with students at Community Service Night
Franklin Community Service Night
Lots of great districtwide activities to help spread awareness during Food Allergy Awareness Week, including t-shirt design contest, AM announcements, video links on epi-pen use, skills for safe label reading, allergy-friendly food pantry donation requests, and more.
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Washington students during Food Allergy Awareness activities
Washington students during Food Allergy Awareness activities
Congratulations to Ashley Talwar and Justin Anderson for being honored today during the Union County Outstanding Scholars recognition program.
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Outstanding Scholars
Ashley and Justin
Kudos to WHS 11th graders Matthew Christian (ACT English - April 2022), Cooper DelGandio (SAT Math - March 2022), and Audrey Jones (ACT Reading - February 2022) who earned perfect scores on recent ACT & SATs. Way to go!
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Three WHS students earned perfect scores on recent ACT & SATs
WHS 11th grader Mattia Butera will attend the Governor's School of Engineering and Technology this summer at Rutgers University. As a selected Governor's Scholar, he will take 4 academic classes & complete a research/design project with a team of students. Congrats, Mattia!
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Photo of WHS student Mattia Butera, selected to attend the Governor's School of Engineering and Technology. pictured here with principal Mary Asfendis and science supervisor Tom Paterson
Congratulations to WHS 10th grader Skyler Lipkind who, with approximately 100 students & 15 arts leaders across the state, will receive the 2022 New Jersey Governor's Award in Arts Education on May 26.
3 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Photo of WHS student Skyler Lipkind pictured with principal Mary Asfendis
The Board of Education will meet next Tuesday, April 5 at 6:30p in Cafeteria B at Westfield High School. The meeting begins with a Board training, followed by recognition of state champion WHS teams. Board members will then move into private session before returning to public session. Agenda here: https://westfield.schoolboard.net/node/1164 Live Stream here: https://youtu.be/0fxJ-jLglwI
5 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
Five reasons to celebrate our school community in April! https://youtu.be/4uZCYzj6hfg
5 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
General Education Paraprofessionals
The Board of Education meets next on Tuesday, March 22 at 7p in WHS Cafeteria B. Agenda here: https://westfield.schoolboard.net/node/1157 Livestream here: https://bit.ly/WPSBOELiveStream
5 months ago, Westfield Public Schools
A student-created display at Westfield High School honors inspirational women in recognition of Women's History Month, celebrated in March. Read more about the project here: https://bit.ly/WHSWomensHistoryMonth2022
5 months ago, Westfield Public Schools