Principal Crystal Williams
  • Dear Dutchtown Middle School Family,


    I am delighted to serve as the new principal at Dutchtown Middle School, and I am thrilled to become a part of this exceptional school community. I want to assure you that my commitment aligns with our shared goal of prioritizing your scholars' academic success through meaningful middle school experiences and preparing them for high school and beyond.


    With twenty-three years of experience in education, including thirteen years in the high school setting and ten years in the middle school setting, I bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to this role. My educational background includes a Bachelor of Science in Education, a Master of Education, an Educational Specialist in Educational Leadership, and a Doctoral degree in Teacher Leadership. Over the past decade, I have served in various leadership capacities, including special education teacher, department chair, Student Support Facilitator, and Assistant Principal within the Henry County School System.


    My leadership philosophy is rooted in the belief that every student, staff member, family, and community member should feel empowered and inspired through meaningful educational experiences. I am dedicated to fostering an inclusive environment where all stakeholders feel connected, valued, and included at Dutchtown Middle School.


    To our students, I am eager to meet each of you and learn more about your aspirations. I encourage you to share your ideas on boosting school spirit, enhancing student leadership, and creating more meaningful learning opportunities. Our journey together promises to be exciting and full of growth.


    To our Dutchtown Middle School esteemed staff, I look forward to building strong connections with you and understanding how I can best support your efforts. My commitment is to uphold the rich traditions of Dutchtown Middle School, grounded in a culture of connectedness, family, and excellence in all that we do.


    To our Dutchtown community, I am enthusiastic about strengthening our partnership and fostering a deeper sense of community connectedness. I anticipate engaging with you at Dutchtown events and appreciate your support throughout the school year.


    In conclusion, my door is always open to you. I wholeheartedly welcome your conversations, feedback, and input as we collaborate to ensure the success of every student. I am excited to celebrate our collective achievements as we embark on this journey together.


    Warm regards,


    Principal Williams 

    Excellence in all that we do