Thank you and congratulations to all whose special works of art, poetry, and writing pay tribute to our teachers and are displayed in storefronts across town.
News & Announcements
The December/January issue of Arts a la Carte outlines the many ways our Visual and Performing Arts team continues to stay creative and upbeat in adapting instruction to hybrid and all-remote learning.
As part of a districtwide Racial Literacy initiative, Westfield Public Schools recently welcomed educational consultant David Schwartz, who conducted professional development sessions to provide educators with culturally responsive teaching strategies aimed at enhancing student engagement and creating a respectful community of learners.
Fifth graders at McKinley Elementary School in Westfield recently explored their family’s past during a cross-curricular assignment that combined reading, writing, research, geography, technology, speech, history, graphic design, and interviewing skills.
Westfield High School senior Anna Qiang has been named a 2020-2021 National African American Scholar and WHS senior Jordan Ortiz has been named a 2020-2021 National Hispanic Scholar, as part of the College Board National Recognition Programs.
Westfield High School students continue to be recognized for academic excellence in a number of different areas, including speech/debate, SAT perfect scores, and the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program.
With the support of the Westfield Education Fund (WEF), the Westfield Public School District has unveiled an important new educational initiative aimed at improving discussions of race in classrooms across the district.
A glimpse at the first day of school, along with what our new staff and seasoned professionals have been doing to prepare.
The McKinley Elementary PTO Scholarship was presented to Westfield High School seniors Anastasia Fowler and Casimir Malek, in recognition of their outstanding achievements both in the classroom and in our community. This inaugural scholarship was made possible by McKinley School parents, as part of funds raised by the PTO’s annual McKinley Social Fundraiser. The scholarship was awarded to McKinley alum who continue to live the motto of "Grow Our Hearts and Our Minds."
Congratulations to McKinley 5th graders as they prepare to move to middle school next year!