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Louise Jones (CA '90)

Deceased


At the time of the Award, Louise Jones was:

Principal
George Washington Carver Academy
San Francisco, CA


Biographical Information

The success of students is Louise Jones's personal commitment as principal of George Washington Carver Elementary School. At a school specifically designed to improve racial integration, Ms. Jones has transformed a school beset with a multitude of problems into a model institution that won recognition as a California Distinguished School in 1989. In doing so, Ms. Jones established a number of academic programs to ensure her students' success, including programs to build self-esteem, establish language facility, and develop a model for cooperative learning. Setting high standards for academic performance and personal behavior, Ms. Jones emphasizes the importance of parent participation in their children's education.



Additional Information

Degrees/Certifications

University of San Francisco, B.A.


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