Chief Newman
The goal of the District's Certification process is to provide a safety and security program that has a clear direction and is effective in meeting its intended purpose in being efficient. This process provides clearly established goals and outcome-based objectives. Schools and departments within Volusia County must meet the established standards which establish a strong foundation on which individual schools and departments can build a safe and secure environment.
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Our Mission:

To provide a safe and successful learning environment for all students, faculty, and staff through respect, cooperation, and trust.



Department Contact

Chief Michelle L. Newman

Phone: (386) 734-7190 ext. 20629

DeLand Administration Complex
200 North Clara Avenue

Richard Myers

Phone: (386) 734-7190 ext. 20623
Charles "Chico" Mandizha
Guardian Commander

Phone: (386) 734-7190 ext. 20620
Rosalyn Velasquez-Morales

Phone: (386) 734-7190 ext. 20626
Kimberly Comi
Office Specialist III

Phone: (386) 734-7190 ext. 20628

For security issues after hours please call the EMS at (386) 943-7626.