The Jefferson School community recently raised $3,000 for Make-A-Wish New Jersey, helping to grant the wish of a special 5-year-old who will visit the Walt Disney World Resort with her family this summer.
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The Jefferson School PTO in Westfield recently hosted author/illustrator Matt Tavares whose children's book titles include "Red and Lulu" and "Crossing Niagara" as well as biographies of famous baseball players.
Jefferson School marked February as “Kindness Month” with students and their families using the written word to express their gratitude to the school’s teachers, paraprofessionals, administrators and other staff members.
Hundreds of students and their families from Westfield Public Schools participated in a recent districtwide community service effort in support of homeless shelters, fighting hunger campaigns, senior citizens, rescue animal organizations, and others in need of charitable help.
The Westfield Public School District has been named one of the “Best Communities for Music Education” in the nation for its outstanding commitment to music education.
At its May 8 meeting, the Westfield Board of Education approved the appointment of Elizabeth Delasandro as Supervisor of K-12 Mathematics and Warren Hynes as Westfield High School Assistant Principal.
There was dancing in the Westfield Public School District as students held dance marathons and other events to raise money for charitable causes.
Fifth grade students and their family members recently attended Café Cultural, an annual event designed to showcase the elementary World Language program in Westfield Public Schools.