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Email: pvandam@pvcp.org
Phone: (602) 992-8140 ext. 7305

"What we have loved, others will love, and we will teach them how." 
                                                                                                                                                        --William Wordsworth


Pride and Prejudice: Tea with Friends!

Mr. Darcy??

"..for it is many months since I have considered her as one of the handsomest women of my acquaintance!" (P&P) 

We celebrate my 29th birthday each year on January 29!!! : )

Seeing things differently in English class...?

My loyal thanes!

Queen Priscawynn and Queen Wealhthlowie!

Boasting and feasting in the Mead Hall

"We went to the garden because we wished to live deliberately ... and to see if we could learn what it had to teach." 
- Thoreau (the Van Dam'd version)

"Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads." - Thoreau

"...breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influence of the earth." - Thoreau

"We need the tonic of wildness...we can never have enough of nature." - Thoreau

Blessed! (to be 29 again - lol! : ))

Yes, it's a Van Dam crazy 12th grade tradition.
(Gloucester impressions 2018-19)

These 11th graders (and 10th grader aka "Freshman") read, write, AND sing! Merry Christmas everyone!

"Making English Great Again" (MEGA)

BRAVE and BOASTFUL Thanes in the Mead Hall

The Dragon Awakes!

            My incredible 2017-18 11th grade!                                     "So, Grendel's mom, please tell us exactly how you felt 
                                                                                                                                        after your revenge attack on Heorot?" 

                            "And do you have any last words, Beowulf, before you                                 Bozos? No...Dobos! : ) 
                                 dive into that lake to battle Grendel's mom?" 

                            Annie's awesome cake...a fun birthday surprise! 2017                     Gloucester impressions. 2016-17