Johnathan Williams was announced as the new principal of Warren East High School during a site based decision-making council meeting (SBDM) on Thursday evening, May 30th. Mr. Williams currently serves as the principal of H.W. Wilkey Elementary School in Grayson County. Mr. Williams is returning to Warren County where he was a special education teacher at North Warren Elementary School from 2009-2011. Throughout his tenure in education, Mr. Williams has served the students of Hardin County, Edmonson County, and Glasgow Independent School District.
“We were fortunate to have some strong applicants interested in the Warren East High School principal position and Mr. Jonathan Williams’ experience as a successful building level leader truly stood out to the committee”, stated Superintendent Rob Clayton. “Mr. Williams has demonstrated the ability to transform a culture through high expectations for accountability and his enthusiasm for this opportunity resonated throughout the interview process. This is an exciting time for the entire WEHS school community and we look forward to what lies ahead under Mr. Williams leadership.”
Students will have the opportunity to meet Mr. Williams prior to the 2019-20 school year and information for a “Meet & Greet” will be communicated with Raider families once the details have been finalized.