Dear Parents of The Children’s Guild DC Charter School,
I am pleased to report that we have hired Ms. Nakia Nicholson to serve as our principal. Ms. Nicholson is both an experienced principal and trainer of principals and has held positions in both the Prince George’s County and Baltimore City School systems. She is known for her ability to improve the academic performance of students. She was recognized in the Prince George’s County school community and ranked number one in the district for achieving dramatic academic gains. She was also recognized in 2012 as one of forty women making extraordinary differences in Prince George’s County.
Ms. Nicholson and her husband are Prince George’s County natives and have 2 children. Their 18 year old daughter is an aspiring actress in NY, and their son is 23 and has graduated from college; he is working the technology sector. Amongst some of Ms. Nicholson’s favorite activities are thrifting and singing.
I invite you all to attend a welcome reception to meet Ms. Nicholson and our board of directors on Wednesday, November 4th from 5:30 to 7pm. Ms. Nicholson will assume her responsibilities as principal on November 4th and will spend the week of October 19th being oriented and getting to know the administration, faculty, students and parents.
Andrew L. Ross
President and CEO
The Children’s Guild