WATCH WJZ @ 3 PM: Dr. Phil Exclusive Interview w/ Former Congressman Gary Condit About Chandra Levy Case

ELECTION 2016: Early Voting Begins Today In Md., Click To See Full List Of Early Voting Locations

New Principal At Poly Makes History As First Black Woman In Position

BALTIMORE (AP) — The new director of the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute is making history is more ways than one.

Jacqueline Williams has become the first woman and the first African-American woman to take over the high school. Williams had been serving as interim director and was officially named to the position of director on Tuesday.

Williams is also a graduate, former teacher and dean of students at the school. She has two daughters, one of whom is a
math teacher at another Baltimore high school. Her youngest daughter is a senior at Poly.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Baltimore

Track Weather On The Go With Our App!
Your Podcast Network

Listen Live