Dear Parents, Guardians, and Caregivers,
On behalf of the staff at Diann Banks-Williamson Educational Center (DBWEC), I am happy to welcome you to the 2018-2019 school year! We are looking forward to a productive partnership with you to ensure our young adult can achieve their highest potential. We recognize that in order to be successful in school, our young adults need support from both the home and school. We know a strong partnership with you will make a great difference in your young adult's education. As partners, we share the responsibility for our young adult's success and want you to know that we will do our best to carry out our responsibility. We ask that you guide and support your young adult's learning by ensuring that he/she:
1. Attend school daily and arrive on time, ready for the day's learning experience
2. Completes all homework assignments given by the teacher
3. Shares school experiences with you so, that you are aware of his/her school life
4. Knows that you expect him/her to succeed in school
The staff of Diann Banks-Williamson Educational Center is committed to keeping class size in compliance to promote individualized learning and student growth. DBWEC is proud to have a caring talented and knowledgable staff. Teachers are certified, highly qualified, and dedicated to teaching in the urban city. We are a family and community-centered school that offers a nurturing and safe environment for our students.
Students at Diann Banks-Williamson Educational Center have a comprehensive curriculum focused on the core academic areas of English Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, and Science. The instruction, curriculum, and assessment are aligned. Our primary goal is to ensure that all students are proficient in these areas. We believe positive, supportive, student-teacher relationships are essential to students success. We strive daily to create an environment where students work to succeed and excel. At Diann Banks-Williamson Educational Center students come first! We thank you for your support and look forward to meeting you.
Dr. Athena Marsh, Principal