Faculty and Staff
  • The Faculty and Staff would like to welcome you to our school. We are here to provide quality education in a safe and secure environment! Our principal, assistant principals, office staff, counselors, teachers, and support staff are ready to work with you as partners in your child's education. Contact HDPEC Staff anytime if you have questions, comments, or concerns.

  • Kristin Baltazar, Intern Principal

    Kristin Baltazar

    Degrees:   

    • Bachelor of Science – Physical Education (Lees-McRae College) 

    • Master of Education – Educational Leadership (National Louis University) 

    Certifications: 

    • School Principal All Levels 

    • Educational Leadership K-12 

    • Math 6-12 

    • Math 5-9 

    • Physical Education K-12 

    Areas of Supervision: 

    • English 

    • Student Services/Guidance 

    • Off Campus Programs/Locations  

    • Master Schedule 

    • Enrollment 

    • Graduation 

    • K-12 Testing 

    • Career and Technical Education 

     

  • Tonika Julien, Assistant Principal

    Tonika Julien

    Degrees: 

    • Bachelor of Science-Biological Science, Minor in Psychology (FIU) 

    • Master of Arts- Public Health (FIU) 

    • Master of Education – Educational Leadership (FAU) -PROPEL  

    Certifications: 

    • Educational Leadership-All Levels 

    • Biology 6-12 

    • Chemistry 6-12 

    Areas of Supervision: 

    • Mathematics 

    • Science 

    • Academic Support 

    • SAC/SAF 

    • Back to School 

    • Child Development Center/Teen Parents 

    • Open House 

    • Teacher/Employee of the Year Nominations 

  • Victor Overstreet, Assistant Principal

    Victor Overstreet

    Degrees:  

    • Bachelor of Science – Specific Learning Disabilities (Bethune-Cookman University) 

    • Master of Science – Educational Leadership (Nova Southeastern University) 

    Certifications: 

    • Specific Learning Disabilities K-12 

    • Educational Leadership K-12 

    Areas of Supervision: 

    • Middle School  

    • Behavior  

    • ESE 

    • SEL 

    • Facilities 

    • Safety & Security 

    • Transportation 

    • Substitutes 

  • Reginald Smith, Assistant Principal

    Reginald Smith

    Degrees:  

    • Bachelor of Science – Applied Social Science  

    • Master of Science – Educational Leadership  

    Certifications: 

    • ESE K-12 

    • Social Science K-12 

    • Educational Leadership K-12 

    Areas of Supervision: 

    • Workforce 

    • Social Media 

    • ESOL 

    • Inventory & Technology 

    • Progress Reports 

  • Attendance Clerk

    Attendance Clerk

    Attendance Phone Number: 754-321-7050

    Fax Number: 754-321-7135

  • Registrar

    Jean Charles, Registrar

    Main Office Number:754-321-7050

    Fax Number: 754-321-7135

  • Office Manager

    Brenda Vancooten, HDPEC Office Manager

    Main Office Number: 754-321-7050

    Fax Number: 754-321-7135

Contact HDPEC Staff

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