Good News at J.D. Davis!

Above and Beyond Faculty Member

September 2018

Mrs. Keisha Goodwin

3rd Grade Teacher

Mrs. Goodwin is being recognized for her enthusiasm and willingness to bring engaging, innovative, and evidence-based practices to her classrooms, her team, and the school.

Some of the above and beyond contributions of Ms. Williams include:

  • Thinks outside the box
  • Designed and open classroom
  • Uses dance, chants, and movements to keep scholars engaged
  • On a mission to get Davis Elementary STEM certified.

Mrs. Keisha Goodwin has a big heart that shines brightly in all that she does.

Congratulations, Mrs. Goodwin


Above and Beyond Faculty Member

October 2018

Mr. Kendrick Washington

Mr. Washington is being recognized for his ability and willingness to help inside and outside of the classroom. This leader sees the needs of the school and scholars and steps up to the plate to assist, solve problems, ensure safety, and help move the organization forward.

Mr. Washington has been observed:

  • Mentoring scholars and correcting them when they make choices not aligned with values and expectations
  • Working one-on-one with scholars
  • Conducting small group activities in classrooms
  • Being on post every morning and afternoon to ensure the intake and dismissal of scholars and
  • Providing support to other team members

Mr. Washington serves as a major asset to the crisis team. He knows how to deescalate situations with scholars and is always there to assist the administrative team. He has proven to be a flexible, involved, and supportive team member