As of today, 8/12/2020, the start of school has been postponed until Monday, August 17th due to power outages. Laptop distribution will continue on Monday at your home school. For assistance with your Chromebook, please fill out a ticket with the IT Help Desk. Food Distribution will take place on Mondays and Wednesdays. Check below for distribution schedule and information for food pick-up.

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Williams Elementary

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Daniel Hale Williams Elementary is a safe, family and community oriented school dedicated to providing an equitable, culturally responsive, and academically rigorous education to all learners.  The teachers and staff of Daniel Hale Williams strive to equip learners with the skills, courage and confidence to thrive in an ever-evolving society.  Learners in grades k-5 have the opportunity to participate in:


  1. Leadership Development
  2. Free After-school Tutoring
  3. Mentorship Programs
  4. STEAM Curriculum
  5. Health & Wellness
  6. Championship Sports Program




“Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.”

Marian Wright Edelman
President of the Children’s Defense Fund

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1320 E. 19th Avenue
Gary, IN 46407
(219) 881-3600

Linda Golston, Principal

Keisha Odom, Assistant Principal


Tracy Houston, Dean