Phone: 313-456-8000


Degrees and Certifications:

BA from The University of Michigan - Ann Arbor MA from the University of Pheonix Administration Certification from Johns Hopkins

Ms. Lenora Crawford

Ms. Lenora Crawford is the Principal at West Side Academy. Prior to becoming the Principal, Ms. Crawford had been the Assistant Principal for over ten years. During this time, she has been a leader in curriculum, instruction, and technology innovation. She has been actively involved in raising achievement for students. 

Before becoming an administrator, Ms. Crawford was an English and Social Studies teacher at West Side Academy and Columbus Middle School. 

During the 2017-2018 school year, Ms. Crawford was a finalist for the Detroit Public Schools Community District Assistant Principal of the Year. Ms. Crawford's favorite thing about her job is seeing how young people grow.