July 21, 2015

Our Founder

DSCF3313Joyce D. Williams is the Founder, and CEO of La Core Christian Academy. Joyce has a passion for educating children in a loving Christian environment. She firmly believes that every child can learn and be successful.

Every student need a solid foundation to build upon both from a spiritual and academic perspective; therefore, we teach from a rigorous curriculum based on core fundamentals for early learning and continued success that results in academic excellence with a Christian perspective.

Mrs. Williams’ teaching and counseling career began in 1989. She has been a successful teacher in the Duval County Schools System in Jacksonville, FL for over 25 years.   Mrs. Williams has an extensive background in Early Childhood Education and was voted twice “Teacher of the Year”; she is also listed in Library of Congress ‘Who’s Who Among Educators.

Mrs. Williams has taught preschool through elementary, middle and high school students at public and private schools in Jacksonville, Florida.

Research has repeatedly documented that a child’s ability to read and write are crucial to future success in school and in life.  Therefore, we believe that literacy is the foundation for all future learning.