Welcome to the start of the 2017-18 school year for DeLand High School.

This year's Bulldog Rising will kick the year off for the Class of 2021 on Monday, August 14th. This is a day dedicated to our new freshmen, and designed to help them easily acclimate to life in Bulldog Country and prepare for a successful high school career.

New Bulldogs will:

  • Take Campus Tours
  • Recieve Bus Schedule Information
  • Participate in Fun Activities
  • Get their Lunch Numbers
  • Learn their Schedule
  • Meet their Teachers
  • Get to Know their Mentors

Upperclassmen will return to school on Tuesday, August 15th.


Shirts – solid green, black, gray, blue or white collared polo-style shirts, polo-style dresses, oxford style button down/front shirts (small logos are acceptable, no decorations).

Pants – Solid navy blue, black or tan pants, shorts, capris, skorts or jumpers, including black and blue denim (small logos are acceptable, no decorations). Bottoms should not have any rips or tears.

Shoes – Can be closed toe and heel, and sandals if they are safe and appropriate.

For DeLand High’s full dress code policy, visit this link.

Volusia County Schools Uniform Shopping Resources.

Visit Parent Portal for bus trasportation information. Route information will go live Wednesday, August 2nd.

Florida's Tax Holiday will start Friday, August 4th and run through Sunday, August 6th. Select clothing, shoes, school supplies and computers are tax free during these dates. Visit FloridaRevenue.com for full details.

This year’s open house will take place on Thursday, August 31st. Schedule pick up will start at 5pm with the evening officially kicking off with a welcome from Dr. Carr in the auditorium at 6pm. Check back on the DeLand High website for more details soon.