Welcome to West Essex Regional Middle School
65 West Greenbrook Road
North Caldwell, NJ 07006
Phone: (973) 228-1200 

Main Office

Mr. Vee Popat

Mrs. Lisa Tamburri  
  Assistant Principal

Mrs. Veltri

Secretary to the Principal
Ms. Gina Domenick   
 Secretary to the Assistant Principal

Patricia DiChiara

Main Office Secretary 

Elizabeth Hoaire

Main Office Secretary


Guidance Department 
7th Grade Guidance Counselor
 Mrs. Hulse   
8th Grade Guidance Counselor 

Mrs. Patricia Galese
Guidance Secretary 

Special Services

Maureen Anzalone
Mrs. Maureen Anzalone

Amy Brecher  
Ms. Amy Brecher
School Psychologist

Ms. Dana Leblein
Student Assistance Counselor

Mrs. Linda Ruckert
Secretary - MS Special Services


To report a student absent, please call the following:
West Essex Regional Middle School: 973-228-1200, ext. 332
School Serves: Grades 7-8
School Closing Information:


  1. Certain weather conditions may dictate a one and a half-hour delay in opening for both regional schools.
  2. PTO representatives in each of the four sending districts will be informed when a decision to close or to delay the opening of the regional schools has been made.
  3. Area residents may check the school web site or call the school at 973-228-1200.
  4. Radio stations WOR 710 A.M. and WINS 1010 A.M. will announce school closing or delayed opening.
  5. Please do not call the police concerning school closing.
  6. Severe weather conditions may necessitate early dismissal.