WHS Guidance Goals:
The Westfield High School Guidance Department Will Strives To...
Maximize social, educational and vocational potential.
Acquire skills to access the curriculum and improve learning.
Achieve proficiency in all academic standards as defined and required for graduation.
Increase decision making capacity.
Widen the range of choices concerning career and education alternatives.
Understand the relationships between academics and the world of work, home and community.
Become aware of school and community social services and family organizations.
Define personal strengths and weaknesses through a variety of assessments and resources.
Acquire knowledge, attitudes, and interpersonal skills to help understand and respect
self and others.