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Photo of Jefferson principal Dr. Susie Hung with three students, all wearing mismatched clothing to illustrate how we respect differences.

Week of "Extra" Respect

As public school districts across New Jersey observed the Week of Respect from Oct. 7-11, students and staff in the Westfield Public Schools participated in many lessons and activities emphasizing the meaning of respect and the different ways people show it. “Respect is something we practice daily in Westfield Public Schools,” says Superintendent Dr. Margaret Dolan. “So we call this week the ‘Week of Extra Respect.’”
Photo of high school art work

Arts a la Carte

Lots of great news from the Department of Visual and Performing Arts in the October/November issue of Arts a la Carte.
Photo of student member of Jefferson Early Act Club holding poster he created advertising the Wednesday Lunch service initiative.

Early Act Club Acts Early

Members of the Jefferson School Early Act Club kick off the school year with several service initiatives.
Photo of exterior of administration building.

Seeking Substitute School Nurses

The Westfield Public School District is seeking Substitute School Nurses who hold appropriate credentials. $175/Daily; $225 for Overnight Field Trips. Please contact Jill Kelly in our Human Resources Department at or (908) 789-4400 x4425. Thank you.


Oct 22

Sub Day

Location: Jefferson

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.