Cecilia O'Toole-Frederick, Principal
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What is Happening at DBTA !

Don Bosco Technology Academy 

"Together We Can and Together We Will" 


          764 11th Ave, Paterson, NJ 07514                                                           (973)-321-0580


DBT ABR grade: 58 of 78 pts.

PPS ABR grade: 59 of 78 pts.

District Anti Bullying Report

District Anti-Bullying Coordinator

T.J. Best



Anti-Bullying Specialist

Harassment, Intimidation, & Bullying Policy 
Paterson Public School’s new Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying (HIB) policy is available here.

Our Anti-bullying Specialist is Christine Damasceno



DBTA HIB Score: 65/78.




Cecilia O'Toole-Frederick



 Vice Principal

Christine Damasceno 



Vice Principal 

Wanda Kopic 




Eighth grade FUNPLEX trip

Eighth grade students will be participating in the Funplex field trip on Monday, June 8th. Students will return to school by the regular 3:00 PM dismissal time. They will ride their regular buses home at that time.


All students who are not attending the trip will have a 1:10 dissmissal 

8th grade Graduation Events !!

     The end of the school year is quickly approaching for our Eighth Grade students.

     Please be reminded that we have many exciting events planned in the month of June for all graduates, 

            June 18, 2018    Field Trip – Fun Plex    

            June 14, 2018       Prom  -  Brownstone – From 6:00 – 10 :00

            June 26, 2018       Graduation                 

     All Administrators as well as Teachers will continue to enforce the student code of conduct.  We are asking all parents to assist as we prepare for a memorable day in your child’s education.

     If you have any questions, please feel free to contact your child’s Teacher or any Administrator.  Again, thank you for your cooperation.


Congratulations to Dr. Kopic

Congratulations to our very own Ms.Kopic for receiving her Doctoral degree from Seton Hall University ! 


Paterson Public Schools

Mission Statement


Mission Statement

To prepare each student to be successful in the institution of higher education of their choosing, and in their chosen profession


Vision Statement

To be the statewide leader in urban education


Don Bosco Technology Academy Mission Statement

Rigorous Academic Model for Success 


Mission Statement:

Our mission at Don Bosco Technology Academy is to provide a high quality, rigorous, and meaningful education for all students. Through the collaboration of all stakeholders, each student will be expected to succeed and encouraged to achieve a standard of excellence while working toward chosen career goals.


Each student will be treated as an individual, given the tools to be a lifelong learner and taught to be a productive member of society.


Vision Statement:

To create a highly successful middle school community that inspires a passion for learning