Natasha L. Jones Named Principal at W.B. Goodwin Elementary

Natasha Jones

Charleston County School District this week announced and welcomed Natasha L. Jones as principal of W.B. Goodwin Elementary School. Jones joins Goodwin from Memminger Elementary where she has served as assistant principal since 2014.

Jones began her teaching career in 1997 in Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District at Sharon Elementary School where she taught fifth grade and served as Lead Teacher. Three years later, Jones moved to Charleston to begin work as a fourth grade teacher at C.C. Blaney. Over the next several years, Jones taught fifth grade and held an administrative internship at Mary Ford Elementary, as well as taught sixth grade and middle school math at Jane Edwards Elementary while serving as the school’s textbook coordinator and PBIS Lead. Jones departed the classroom in 2013 for one year to work for the district’s Office of Teacher Effectiveness as a professional development coordinator. The following school year, Jones joined the staff of Memminger where she has served for the past four years.

Jones has been a member of several South Carolina Department of Education cohorts including the Aspiring Principals Program (DAPP), Foundations in School Leadership (FSL), and the Assistant Principal Program for Leadership Excellence (APPLE). Additionally, she has participated in Flip Flippen’s Capturing Kids’ Hearts training and Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) training.

Jones holds a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Johnson C. Smith University and a Master of Education in Elementary Leadership and Supervision from The Citadel.


  1. Margaret Ficklin on September 13, 2018 at 5:19 am

    Congratulations are in order for your newly assigned promotion!! I know you will continue to have our students’ best interests at heart for reaching their highest LEVEL of success!! SO PROUD! It is great having you there-making a DIFFERENCE in the lives of our students!!!

  2. To NaTarsha Jones congradulation and doing and excellent job as a Principal. May god continue to bless you through years to come. on September 13, 2018 at 10:27 pm

    NaTarsha I know you would strive for your children in your school. I know you can do and excellent job. God Bless And may the lord continue for you to stay focus on our children. Know children left behind. Congradulation with success all around. Thank You so very much. Love Ya To The Moon And Back.

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