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Superintendent's Synopsis

Recognition of National Merit Semifinalists, a discussion of safety and security, and District Goals for 2019-2020 were among the topics at the Board of Education meeting on September 17. Read more in Dr. Dolan's synopsis.

School Starts Thursday, September 5th!

We're excited for the 2019-2020 School Year! Drop off time is between 8:20 and 8:40 AM. Follow the plan for line-up spots in the class-assignment letters. If it is raining, line-up is inside, and parents will not be permitted into the building. Weather permitting, our PTO will have a Welcome Back Coffee on the front walkway from 8:50 to 9:30.
Children's author Nina Saporta paid a surprise visit to Schrader's class in May, encouraging students to share examples of kindness and problem-solving while discussing the situations the characters in her Sunshine Elementary series navigate at their fictional school.

Surprise Author Visit

Second graders in Kate Schrader's class read an advanced copy of the first in a series called "Sunshine Elementary" and receive a surprise visit by the author.


Our Mission

The Westfield Public School District, in partnership with families and community, educates all students to reach their highest potential as productive, well-balanced and responsible citizens who respect individual differences and diversity in an ever changing world.