The West Essex Regional School District is a comprehensive high school serving the communities of Essex Fells, Fairfield, North Caldwell, and Roseland in northern New Jersey. Our proximity to New York City lends itself to providing cultural advantages and opportunities to our students and faculty. Our mission is to produce self-sufficient citizens who are adaptable to change and who possess the self-esteem, motivation, and skills to continue life-long learning while meeting the challenges of the future. We provide clearly focused quality educational experiences that promote excellence through an active and responsible partnership with the community, a visionary and innovative curriculum and a dedicated and knowledgeable staff.

A steadfast commitment to professional development enables us to support our faculty so they can provide our students with the necessary framework to grow and excel. As a district, we have embarked on a multiyear program of professional development in differentiated instruction that will address the needs of all our learners, including technology infusion to enhance and support our curriculum with a 1:1 chromebook initiative.

Our comprehensive Arts, Athletic and Music programs have distinguished West Essex with their consistent successes in regional and state competitions. Our students are offered a number of co curricular activities that appeal to the varied interests of our population. The combination of rigorous academics and successful co-curricular activities helps us to prepare our students for the world they will enter after graduation from high school. West Essex Regional Schools has a student body of 1700 students from grades 7-12 with 98% of our graduates continuing their education at the post secondary level. Our high school was recently ranked #25 in the New Jersey Monthly Magazine.

The West Essex Regional School District is proud and dedicated to serve a student body that has traditionally been extremely successful in our highly competitive global society. The quality of our programs, directed by effective and committed teachers, has resulted in a long history of proud graduates who have become successful leaders and respected community members. The devotion of the teachers, coaches, advisers and administrators continues to be the key to outstanding achievement in performance and conduct. Our goal continues to provide programs for students which will produce life-long learners and successful, responsible citizens. The West Essex Regional School District continues to examine and reflect on our programs and to assess our initiatives so we can maintain a state of the art education for all our students.