Donald E. Woods Opportunity Center
Donald E. Woods Opportunity Center
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Mental Health Services

Our Mental Health Counselor is Mr. Zeeshan Kerawala.

meditating-woman-150The mission of the Donald E. Woods Opportunity Center Mental Health Department is to provide our students with comprehensive mental health counseling, stress management, conflict resolution, crisis response and de-escalation.

Mr. Kerawala received a Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling from the University of South Florida. Additionally, he brings to our school many years of proven experience, including four years of Crisis Response experience from the Peace River Center.

Polk County Public Schools Mental Health Resources

Psychological Services

Crisis Resources

NAMI Polk County

  • NAMI Polk County, Inc. (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is a non-profit organization whose membership is dedicated to the welfare of persons with serious mental illness. Their mission is to promote recovery from mental illness and to improve the quality of life for those who suffer from no-fault brain diseases by providing support, education and advocacy for individuals with mental illness and their families. NAMI is located in Bartow, Florida and serve all of Polk County.

Student Wellness

  • The latest information on Student Wellness initiatives can be found on our district website.

Important Dates

Fri, Apr. 27:
Interim Report Distribution

Wed, May 16:
Full Instructional Day
(No Student Early Dismissal)

Thu, May 24:
Last Day for Students and Paraeducators
End of 4th Grading Period

Fri, May 25:
Teacher Work Day

Student of the Month
March 2018

High School 
Angel Carrasco

Middle School 
Noemily Paoli-Figueroa
and Yaribel Silverio

Thank You

We thank the Anonymous Family and the City of Dundee for the ARK (Act of Random Kindness). It was greatly appreciated!

School Administration

Rodney Bellamy, Principal

Jamie S. Overstreet, Asst. Principal

School Hours: 7:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Bell Schedule

School Bus Delays

Contact Us

Donald E. Woods Opportunity Center
213 Lake Avenue
Dundee, Florida 33838

Get Directions

Phone: (863) 421-3325
Fax: (863) 421-3390

Staff Directory

Our mission is to provide a high quality education for all our students.
Our vision is to see all our students return to their home schools as soon as possible,
prepared for success in college or career after graduation. Join us in this effort.

THE DONALD E. WOODS OPPORTUNITY CENTER
A Polk County, Florida Public School