Thomasville Heights Elementary 

    Dr. Nicole Evans Jones
    Nicole Evans Jones, EdD is a veteran public school educator in her seventh year as a principal.  Since July 1, 2016, Dr. Jones provides vision and leadership for the instructional program at Thomasville Heights Elementary. In doing so, Dr. Jones organizes the implementation and monitoring of a system of teaching and learning that focuses on the following five areas: School climate; knowledge of content; student engagement; instructional rigor and relevance; and assessment strategies and usage. Over Dr. Jones’s twenty-four year career as an educator, she has served as an assistant principal, instructional liaison, and a counselor in both urban and suburban school settings.

    Dr. Jones holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Howard University; a Master of Arts degree in Counseling and Human Growth and Development from Clark Atlanta University; and a Doctorate of Education in Educational Leadership from Clark Atlanta University. Additionally, Dr. Jones is a graduate of the 2010 Summer Leadership Institute at Harvard University, where she also participate on a principal panel and presented to educators from around the world.

    Dr. Jones is a native of Atlanta, Georgia, a product of Atlanta Public Schools (pre-k through 12th grades) and the proud mother of three children currently enrolled in middle school and college.  Dr. Jones believes in the power of positive speak, high expectations, autonomy, and love when working with kids and adults.