NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — As the sixth week of distance learning begins in the West Essex Regional school district, Superintendent of Schools Damion Macioci and West Essex faculty members released the video below in order to “bring a smile” to the faces of community members.

Macioci also assured residents that the staff at West Essex Public Schools “remains committed to serving our students, staying positive and working together towards brighter times.”

“Although we are not physically on our campus, our students and families will continue to be in our hearts and minds,” he said.