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Principal's Message

LaTima Jones, Principal

LaTima Jones is the principal at Bud Carson Middle School.  She has served the families of Hawthorne School District for 21 years. She was the principal at Kornblum Elementary School for five years.  Under her leadership, Kornblum received the prestigious honor of being named a Gold Ribbon School for parent involvement and The Title I Academic Achievement Award by the State of California in the 2016.  She led Kornblum School in integrating STEM into the curriculum through Project Lead the Way.  She looks forward to expanding the STEM Academy at Bud Carson Middle School.

At Bud Carson Middle School we value every student's ability to achieve excellence in and out of school. We have high expectations for our students and teachers. We strive to provide students and parents with an atmosphere that is welcoming, safe and educationally stimulating. We make it our goal to give students the tools they need to be successful in college or a career of their choosing. We are committed to building relationships with students, parents, and the community to provide students with the capacity to become effective members of society as well as agents for a positive change.