WESTFIELD, NJ — Five people are running for the Westfield Board of Education this November: Current member Peggy Oster and newcomers Lynn Benner, Simon Cirasa, Kent Diamond and Anthony Marotta.

Monday at 4 p.m. was the deadline to file for candidacy.

The five candidates will vie for three seats. In addition to Oster, members whose three-year terms are Mark Friedman and Christopher Langhart.

The election will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 7.