The Westfield Adult School is a private school geared towards providing continuing education opportunities for adults…More in the Westfield area. Holding classes at Westfield High School on Dorian Road, the adult school is governed by a private board of trustees and is not affiliated with the public school district.
Classes include topics as diverse as mahjong, beading, hor d'oeuvres cooking, resume writing, Indian cooking, salsa dancing, golf, estate planning, parenting, philosophy, America's fabulous mansions, a day in Bucks County, Long Island travel, tarot card reading, grant writing, home staging, avoiding home renovation problems and various foreign languages.
The school also offers driver education classes for teens, standardized test preparation classes and first aid classes.
The Westfield Board of Education is the governing body for the Westfield Public Schools district. The nine-member…More board is elected to three-year terms with three seats up for election each April. The Board oversees the Superintendent of Schools and sets policy and budgets for the School District.
Julia Walker is the President of the Board of Education and Richard Mattessich is the Vice President of the Board of Education. Other board members are Ann Cary, Jane Clancy, David Finn, Mark Friedman, Rosanne Kurstedt, Ginny Leiz and Mitch Slater.
Dr. Margaret Dolan is the Superintendent of Schools, Anita O'Neal is the Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction, Dr. Theodore Kozlik is the Assistant Superintendent for Special Services, Barbara Ball is the Human Resources Specialist and Vincent Yaniro is the Interim Business Administrator/Board Secretary.