• Odalis Mendez  
    Department: Special Services
    Welcome to another fantastic school year. This will be my 9th year teaching Special Education and I look forward to a brand new year with all my students. 



Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Odalis Mendez

I was raised in Miami, Florida. I moved to New Jersey in 2015 and this will be my 9th year teaching. I have a Bachelors in Special Education and a Masters in Special Education with a focus on Autism Spectrum Disorder. I orginally taught at Robert N. Wilentz for 4 years and last year was my first year at Dr. H. Richardson school. 

I have 4 children ages 21, 16, 14 and 12.  I love being a mom and an educator. 


"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go." -Dr. Seuss