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Holiday Happenings at West Orange School District Central Office

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Orange School District Central Office is always a hub of activity, housing Human Resources, Payroll, Business, Technology, Registration, Special Services, the Superintendent's Office, and much more. On Dec. 20, Superintendent Dr. Scott Cascone, Executive Assistant Liz Hughes, Board of Education President Terry Trigg-Scales, and board member Cheryl Merklinger gathered to visit each department and announce the winners of the door decorating contest.

Carefully following a holiday rubric, the team diligently rated each door. Finally, a winner was announced. See the photos below for the winners.

Central Office Hallway

Central Office Hallway



K 5 Supervisors

K-5 Supervisors - Fourth Place


Business and Payroll

Buildings and Grounds

Buildings and Grounds (Ornaments of each school)


Registration - Third Place (Diorama of schools)


Technology - Second Place (enter the door to scan a bar code for a holiday message)

Special Services

Terry Trigg-Scales (L) and Cheryl Merklinger (R) with Special Services team.

Special Services

Special Services Gingerbread House - the Winner!

The prizes

The prizes


Happy Holidays from the Central Office staff.


Cynthia Cumming
Dec. 24, 2021