Westfield Back-to-School Guide
Open houses and welcome coffees abound throughout the district.
Westfield students return to school tomorrow but many can get a sneak peek at their new classrooms today. Below is a list of open houses and welcome coffees that can go a long way toward easing first-day jitters for both students and parents.
Franklin School will host a 1st grade open house from 11 to 11:30 a.m.
Tamaques School will host a new family coffee at 10:30 a.m. and an open house from 11 to 11:30 a.m.
Washington School will host a Meet & Greet from 11 to 11:30 a.m. followed by a PTO luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Edison Intermediate School's PTSO will host a reception for grades 7 and 8 at 1:15 p.m. At 2 p.m., there will be a grade 6 orientation and PTSO Parent Welcome Reception.
Roosevelt Intermediate School will host a 6th grade Open House from 3 to 4 p.m.
Lincoln School schedule:
AM Kindergarten: 9:05 - 11:40
PM Kindergarten: 12:45 - 3:20
Transitional Kindergarten: 8:45 - 3:00
LEAPS AND BOUNDS I: 8:45 - 3:00
LEAPS AND BOUNDS II: 9:05 - 3:20
PRE-K AM: 8:45 - 11:15
PRE-K PM: 12:30 - 3:00
McKinley School PTO will host a welcome back coffee at 8:45 a.m. in the gym.
Tamaques School PTO will host a welcome coffee at 8:45 a.m.
Washington School will host a Parents' First Day Coffee.
Holy Trinity Interparochial School will host a parents' welcome coffee at 8:30 a.m. at the Westfield campus.
Other dates to remember:
On Friday, Sept. 6, the Franklin School picnic will be held from 5 to 7 p.m.
On Monday, Sept. 10 Lincoln School PTO General Membership /Welcome Back Coffee will be held at 9:15 am and 1 p.m.
McKinley School PTO will host a back-to-school social from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 14 in the school gym.
Westfield public schools will be closed Monday, Sept. 17 and 18 for Rosh Hashanah and Wednesday, Sept. 26 for Yom Kippur.