Information for the 2019-20 school year

Hello DVD Families!

The first day of school is Monday, August 19th. DVD students will meet in the Blackbox Theater at 8:50 am where they will be greeted by our amazing staff and join their advisory group. The students will receive their schedules in their advisory class on the first day.

As a reminder, classes begin at 8:50 am on Monday-Thursday and 9:45 am on Fridays. School ends at 3:55 every day.  Below is the bell schedule for the first week of school.

2019 week1

Please join me in welcoming our new staff members:

  • Jessica D’Innocenzo (Art and Design)
  • Kautouya Dixon (Entrepreneurship)
  • Megan Fowler Mendoza (English 12)
  • Ricardo Placencia (Biology)
  • Stefanie Salino (English 11)
  • Hannah Shier (US History)
  • William Sperdute (Special Education)
  • Katy Wright (Special Education)


I am honored to be serving the DVD community as the principal for the 2019-20 school year and am looking forward to an outstanding school year. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at


Veronica Rodriguez