Employee, Community & Governmental Relations

Our employees are one of the most valuable assets in providing a quality education for our students. Our Employee, Community and Governmental Relations department is in charge of recruiting, hiring, and retaining highly qualified employees for all positions and departments in the Wayne-Westland Community School District. This department also offers continued support to all current district employees.

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Open positions and applications for employment as well as substitute teaching information.


The Wayne-Westland Community School District Communications Department provides the means to communicate and promote the school district's goals and successes and ensures important information is shared in a timely manner with students, staff, families, and our community.

Family Resource Center

The Family Resource Center links Wayne-Westland families with agencies, organizations, volunteer groups, and schools to meet their social, emotional, physical and academic needs. The Family Resource Center is located inside of Adams Upper Elementary School.

Senior Services

The Dyer Senior Center has recreational, social programs, and events for those who are 55 and up. Annual membership fees are $12.00. (The year runs from September - September).

Check out our upcoming events and read about our sponsors

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YouTube Channel

Wayne-Westland has it's own YouTube Channel that features board meetings, high school graduations, district and school events. Subscribe today at YouTube.



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Upcoming Events (Employee, Community & Governmental Relations)

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Show Me the Money

Show me the Money event 2019
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Check out our "Show Me the Money Day" happening at Jefferson Barns Community Vitality Center. Friday, February 8, 2019 (11am to 4pm) 18100 Meyers Rd, Detroit MI 48235 & Monday, February 11, 2019 (4pm to 7pm) 32150 Dorsey St, Westland, MI 48186

Holiday Assistance Application Information

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Click the link above for more information from our community partners such as Goodfellows, Salvation Army, and Hype.

Thank You!

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January 7, 2019
Thank you Canton Charter Academy!


Thank you to Canton Charter Academy for the impressive toiletry, socks and underwear drive by the 5th grade class.  All of these items were donated by just 84 students and families.  We appreciate your generosity and supporting the Family Resource Center.  

December 20, 2018
Donation from the Parents of our Sunshine & Rainbows Program

2018-12-20 - Shunshine & Rainbows Donation

Families from the Sunshine & Rainbows Preschool along with the Early Childhood/Teacher Education high school students donated hats, gloves and hygiene items for families in need.  Please contact the Wayne-Westland Family Resource Center if you are in need before we leave for the holiday break at (734) 419-2709.

December 19, 2018
Women of the Moose Donation

Women of the Moose

Thank you to the Wayne/Westland Women of the Moose #2158! They donated assorted hats, gloves, socks, shoes and clothing for students in need to our Family Resource Center. We appreciate your support!

Contact Information

Jill Simmons

Jill Simmons
Assistant Superintendent of Employee, Community & Governmental Relations
Victoria Reilly
Director of Employee Relations
Peggy Powers
Administrative Assistant for Professional Learning
Amanda Dybus
Supervisor of Family & Community Engagement
Maria Mitter
Supervisor of Family & Community Engagement
Sharon Peterson
Certified Staff Secretary
Kim Laschober
Employment Secretary
Yvonne Scott
Insurance Secretary
Angelle Allen
Non Certified Staff Secretary
Jean Rider
Donald Harris
WWEA Representative
Bridget Jarvis
Family Resource Center Specialist
Kari Matyscik
Administrative Assistant to Assistant Superintendent of Employee, Community & Governmental Relations