Check your email inboxes for the November issue of The NEWS Letter. Enjoy! https://sites.google.com/westfieldnjk12.org/thenewsletter/the-news-letter/november-2022
about 15 hours ago, Westfield Public Schools
Screenshot of The NEWS Letter heading
Tuesday, December 6 is the deadline to submit an application to fill Board of Education vacancy, resulting from the recent resignation of Board member Amy Root whose unexpired term runs from January 1 - April 24, 2023. Details here: https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/916168
3 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
Graphic noting accepting applications for Board vacancy
WHS has spirit! Thanks to the SGA for planning our annual parade and pep rally. The Class of 2023 claimed victory in our staff/student flag football game.
10 days ago, Westfield High School
Class of 2023 winning football team
Drumline and cheerleaders in parade
senior section in the stands
Thank you to the Westfield Education Fund for their generous donation supporting student and staff wellness and to Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, for facilitating the training. https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/918589
10 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
Facilitator for Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss talks to  staff during professional development session
Photo of TV screen with presentation slide regarding pandemic losses
Aaron Taylor was recognized by the Kean Diversity Counsel with the Joy Prescott Humanitarian Award for Student Leadership and Dedication. He was recognized at their virtual conference which he attended with other members of the No Place for Hate Committee.
11 days ago, Westfield High School
Aaron and Principal Asfendis pose for photo.
Aaron and Mrs. Asfendis pose for photo
Have a Happy Thanksgiving!
11 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
Congratulations to our amazing student-athletes who recently signed Letters of Intent to compete in college! https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/917781
11 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
Group photo of WHS student-athletes who signed National Letters of Intent
The Westfield Board of Education is seeking an applicant who is interested in serving on the Board from January 1, 2023 through April 24, 2023 to fill the vacancy resulting from the resignation of Board member Amy Root. Details here: https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/916168
12 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
Graphic saying "Accepting Applications for Board of Education Vacancy"
The Edison Field Project, key administration appointments, and a warm welcome for our new student Board representative were among the topics at the November 15 BOE meeting. Read more in this synopsis: https://bit.ly/BOESynopsisNov152022
15 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
WHS Student Council President Patrick Lanza smiles as Board members applaud.
Congratulations to Amy Broughton(Class of 2022) who was acknowledged today for her artwork from our WHS graphic design program being selected for the ScreenNJ Mobile Health Unit design contest. She was presented her award at the unveiling of the mobile unit at Rutger University Cancer Center of NJ.
18 days ago, Westfield High School
selected artwork of cancer treatment
Principal, student and teacher with mobile unit
Today, we recognized some amazing students with the Dr. Derrick Nelson Lift While You Climb Award. Annika Vesuna, Madison Wright, Ashley Pizha and Thomas Geocos were recognized for their positive impact on their classmates and school. We thank them for making WHS a better place!
19 days ago, Westfield High School
Students holding their award certificates
Please click Agenda link for info on Strategic Planning Council / Special Board meeting on 11/14 in Edison cafeteria and regular public Board meeting on Tues, 11/15 in Cafe B at WHS. Agenda: https://bit.ly/BOEAgendas2022-23 Livestream: https://bit.ly/BOELiveStream202223
22 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
Graphic of Nov 15 BOE meeting
Ingenuity, resilience, and fun were on display at McKinley Elementary School as WHS students in Laura Doyle's Makerspace class shared Halloween-themed games and activities with delighted 3rd graders. Full story: https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/900560
26 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
McKinley 3rd graders enjoy hands-on Halloween-themed activity as WHS engineering students look on
Remember last year when we all wanted to help people in Ukraine? Some people from Ukraine were lucky to come to the US; now they need basic necessities. The WHS Community Service Club is working with the Westfield Fun Club, please HELP if you can. Attached is the list of items needed for refugee families.
26 days ago, Westfield High School
Refugee Drive
As part of our environmental science courses' curriculum, students visited Sandy Hook to observe species in their natural environment and focused on the importance of the salt marsh as an ecosystem.
29 days ago, Westfield High School
Students observing species.
Students seining.
Student testing water quality.
Students seining.
Please take note of early dismissals and schools closed during the week of November 7-11.
29 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
Graphic noting early dismissals and school closed during week of Nov 7-11
Congrats to WHS Marching Blue Devils for 7th place finish in regional championship, competing against bands from NJ, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Massachusetts. They capped off 2022 season, placing 2nd in AAAA State Championships. https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/897450
29 days ago, Westfield Public Schools
WHS Marching Band members who placed 7th in regional competition
Did you know we have a new sports journalism course at Westfield High School? Check out their website at https://hiseyesports.org/
about 1 month ago, Westfield High School
Editorial staff of Hi's Eye sports
Welcome to former Westfield Police Captain Frank Padovano, who has been appointed School Safety and Security Specialist for the Westfield Public School District. https://www.westfieldnjk12.org/article/891833
about 1 month ago, Westfield Public Schools
Photo of Frank Padovano
Hello Westfield Community! The WHS Community Service Club hopes to have your support with the coat drive. Please check your closets for those unwanted coats that can keep someone else warm. Your help and support are greatly appreciated.
about 1 month ago, Westfield High School
WHS Community Service Coat Drive