Past & Present Principals

  • Santiago Taveras

    2013 - Present

    "Making DWC the High School of choice for all families in the Bronx"

  • Geraldine Ambrosio

    1999 - 2013

    "Always be true to yourself and your fellow man"

  • Norman Wechsler

    1993 - 1999

    "You can do it and have done it and will do again in the future"

  • Michael Simmons

    1990 - 1993

    "You are prepared to meet the future head on"

  • David W. Fuchs

    1976 - 1990

    "Embued with richer and deeper values to guide you"

  • Alan Weissberg

    1971 - 1976

    "Our success or failure is usually not immediately evident"

  • Carl Goldberg

    1970-1971

    n/a

  • Walter Degnan

    1948 - 1970

    "Dedicate yourself to the purpose of contributing...to the society in which you live in"

  • John Walsh

    1946 - 1948

    "The 'Book of Rules' seems sadly in need of being brought up to date"

  • A. Mortimer Clark

    1929-1946

    "We have instulled in you a love of freedom and tolerance for all men"

  • Francis H. J. Paul

    1914-1929

    "For even greater achievements than those of the past"

  • Arthur Wolfson

    1908-1914

    Coming soon...

  • John T. Buchanan

    1897-1908

    "Clinton's future in the new building appears unusually bright"