West End Elementary

447 Greenbrook Road North Plainfield, NJ 07060



 See you in the fall!
School Re-opens September 7th!

West End School is nestled in the suburban community of North Plainfield, New Jersey. At West End, we are dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing community where diversity is celebrated, mutual respect among adults and children is practiced, and where parents and caregivers are seen as valued partners in laying the foundation for life-long learning.
The West End School Community is empowered to create an exciting environment that is positive, diverse, and conducive to lifelong learning. To achieve our vision as a learning community, West End School is characterized by:
            •An atmosphere where empowerment extends to children
               and adults in order to draw on each other's strengths
         •A positive learning environment dedicated to high
               academic and social standards
         •A commitment to foster positive self-esteem
         •A dedication to the development of critical and creative
         •A respect for individual and cultural diversity

Principal's Message

Dear Parents and Guardians,

At their April 20, 2016 meeting the school district’s Board of Education appointed me as the Interim Principal at the West End School for the remainder of the school year.

As the Interim Principal I will provide support not only to the students but to Mrs. Quinones and the West End staff.  I feel very fortunate to have this opportunity to work in your school and I will do my best to uphold the wonderful legacy of Mrs.Sobel.

The district has recently advertised and are now accepting applications for a new full time Principal for the school. It is anticipated that the new Principal will assume his/her responsibilities this summer.

In the meantime, please feel free to contact me at any time with questions or concerns.


Mary Anne Donahue, Ed.D

Interim Principal

Estimados padres y tutores ,

El dia 20 de abril del año 2016 en la reunión de la Junta de Educación del distrito escolar me designaron como la directora interina de la escuela de West End durante el resto del año escolar.

Como Directora Interina voy a ofrecer apoyo no sólo a los estudiantes sino a la señora Quiñones y al personal del West End . Me siento muy afortunada de tener esta oportunidad de trabajar en su escuela y haré todo lo posible para mantener el maravilloso legado de Mrs.Sobel .

El distrito ha anunciado recientemente que están aceptando aplicaciones para un nuevo director a tiempo completo para la escuela . Se prevé que el nuevo director asumirá sus responsabilidades este verano .

Mientras tanto , no dude en ponerse en contacto conmigo en cualquier momento con preguntas o preocupaciones .


Mary Anne Donahue, Ed.D.

Directora Interina



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