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Viviana Ortiz

Viviana Ortiz

When the day is over, let it go.

Don't dwell on what you could've or should've done.

Tomorrow is... another day & another chance.

Mandy Hale


Dear Families,

I will be handing out report cards in Kindergarten room 122 for parent conferences but will be availbale for any parent who has questions or concerns about Dual Language. 

Thank you.

Viviana Ortiz

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Dear Families,

This upcoming Wednesday, November 14th is Parent-Teacher conferences from 1:30-5:30 p.m. I will be available to receive families that may have questions in regards to our Dual Language program. My office is on the second floor in office 263. You can also make an appointment by emailing me at viviana.ortiz@new-haven.k12.ct.us

Have a great afternoon.

Mrs. Viviana Ortiz

Dual Language Instructional Coach

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Our Mission

At John C. Daniels Interdistrict Magnet School of International Communication students are taught to be creative thinkers who understand and appreciate the diversity in their communities and in the world. Students learn to communicate in different languages enhanced by technology and infused with the arts.  Students are inspired to excel in their studies, to be healthy and active and to contribute to a global society.

Family-School Compact for Achievement


New Haven Public Schools' Nondiscrimination Statement:

It is the policy of the New Haven Public Schools district that no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of or otherwise discriminated against under any program, including employment. Protected classes include Age, Ancestry, Color, Gender Identity or Expression, Genetic Information, Learning Disability, Marital Status, Mental Disability, Intellectual Disability, National Origin, Physical Disability, Race, Religious Creed, Sex, Sexual Orientation, equal access school facilities and school premises to Boy Scouts for America and other designated youth groups.

Title IX Coordinator:   Vallerie Hudson-Brown,  54 Meadow Street, New Haven,  Telephone#203-497-7014 504 Coordinator:  Delores Garcia-Blocker,  54 Meadow Street, New Haven,  Telephone # 203-946-8982


Contact Us

Interim Principal: Mr. Pedro Mendia-Landa
Assistant Principal: Ms. Tianko Ellison

569 Congress Avenue
New Haven, CT 06519

Main Office: 475-220-3600
Magnet Office: 475-220-3604
Fax: 475-220-3605



School Hours: 8:35am - 2:50pm

Pre-K Program: 7:30am - 5:30pm