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Message From The Principal

July 26, 2020

Dear Van Deene Family,

My name is Edith Urzua and I am the principal of Van Deene Elementary. Last school year was one filled with many memorable and challenging moments. We all started off the school year with such excitement, and I was very happy with the contributions that I had brought to our school. Sadly we were not able to end the school year as planned as we navigated through this pandemic. However I was and am very proud of all our teachers, teacher assistants and all our staff for coming to together and providing all of our students with the best possible remote learning experience. 

I am not able to lead this school alone. I truly believe that we all need one another more than ever, and as a school community we will do our best to provide our students with a successful 2020-2021 school year. 

My commitment to our students, all our families and our Van Deene teachers and staff has not faltered. I am fully committed in serving as your school principal this coming school year and will do my best to lead us through these challenging times. 

I will communicate with all our families on a regular basis, please check our website, school phone calls, emails and text messages.

We are in this together!  

Stay safe,

Edith Urzua-Soto~Principal