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Mr. Harvey Williams, Jr.
Hello Ann Smith Elementary School community!
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! I am excited to serve as your child's assistant principal. It is my sincere pleasure and honor to be able to assist Dr. Philley in making this a great school year and support the mission of Ann Smith Elementary School. I look forward to working with our dedicated staff and community to help provide the best educational experience for our students. I enjoy being an educator and working with students and their families to make each year the best school year ever. Thank you in advance for your support and encouragement as we work with you and your children. I look forward to meeting and talking with you. I am here to support you, so please call me if I can assist you or your child in any way.
About Mr. Williams
Mr. Williams has earned a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education, a Master's Degree in Education Administration and Supervision from Jackson State University, and a Specialist Degree in Instructional Leadership from William Carey University. Currently, he is pursuing a Doctorate Degree in Educational Leadership at William Carey University. He feels that the more he learns and grows, so will the students and staff. His philosophy is "Reach before you teach". He is the oldest of three children. He is a member of Greater Northside M.B. Church where he serves as Minister of Music and on the ministerial staff. He enjoys playing the piano and singing. Also, he is a member of the world renowned Mississippi Mass Choir. He has traveled overseas to Spain and the Canary Islands with Jerry Smith and the Black Heritage Singers and the Mississippi Mass Choir.