April 2023 School Board Election Information

The Board Secretary of the Westfield Board of Education is accepting completed petitions for candidacy in the April 25, 2023 School Board Election. Please see the petition forms and other documents on this page for further information.

Petitions are due to Business Administrator/Board Secretary Patricia Ramos at 302 Elm Street, Westfield, NJ 07090 by 3:00 p.m. on Monday, March 6. Petitions also may be emailed to pramos@westfieldnjk12.org, with a copyto mestevez@westfieldnjk12.org.

The drawing of names for position on the ballot will be done by Mrs. Ramos on Wednesday, March 15 at 1 p.m. in the 1st floor conference room at 302 Elm Street.

All candidates must fill out a petition as an individual. Those wishing to run on a joint ticket must also complete the joint petition. Both templates are available below.

Please see additional information from the New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA) - Becoming A School Board Member: Candidate Kit. While the dates in the kit refer to the November 2022 election, the NJSBA Candidate Kit contains links to additional information and resources.