BWS Head of School Honored with Community Service Award
We are proud to announce that Angela G. Garcia, Head of School for the Bishop John T. Walker chool for Boys, received the 2015 Community Service Award from The Julia West Hamilton League, Inc at a benefit luncheon on Saturday, April 18, 2015. This honor reflects Ms. Garcia’s 14 years of dedicated service to the education of all children in Washington, D. C. and particularly, the six years she spent building the foundation of the Bishop Walker School for Boys. The League recognized Ms. Garcia’s leadership in providing an education to the boys of the Bishop Walker School that makes it possible for them “to perform academically, emotionally, and spiritually at their optimal levels.”
The Julia West Hamilton League, Inc. formed in 1938 to promote cultural and educational interest in the community, to further self-development and to encourage youth. In addition to honoring educational leaders such as Ms. Garcia, the Leaguealso offers student scholarships.