• Freshman orientation Attention Class of 2019! 
    Register HERE for 9th Grade Orientation!  
    Please register by August 17th.

    Join us August 20th from 8:30am - 2pm for activities and informational sessions to help you become a BULLDOG!  In addition to a pizza lunch and tote bag, you will have the opportunity to learn about your school and what opportunities are waiting for you when you arrive.  You will also receive your class schedule and have the chance for our LINK Crew students to help you find the best path to take each day.  
    We look forward to seeing you on August 20th!! 
    Parents: This day is for students only.  You will have an opportunity to meet with our Administrative Team at an evening session to be announced later this summer!
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  • Football Attention Football Players:  Need to order a Spirit Pack?  Please click this link to get the the Williams High School Football Store.  These items will be available May 16th-July 1st only.  Any questions?  Please contact Kim Steele.  
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  • Dates

    Williams High School Important Senior Activity Information
    Important Dates:


    • May 8   Deadline for extra graduation ticket requests to Mrs. McCann, no later than 4pm
    • May 15   Recipient list of extra tickets posted outside of the main office
    • May 21   Awards Day Practice- first block in auditorium (mandatory)
    • May 22   Awards Day Program- 8:30am in auditorium (wear cap and gown) Line up at 8:15
    • June 7    Baccalaureate- 5:00pm First Baptist Church (wear cap and gown) Line up at 4:30
    • June 12  Graduation Practice- 9:30am in auditorium (mandatory)

                                 Senior Picnic:  after practice on the front lawn of the school

                                 Graduation:  7:00pm in auditorium (Wear cap and gown) Line up at 6:30

    Attire to wear with cap and gown – May 22, June 7, June 12 (ceremony  only,  you do not need to wear it for practice)

    • Men:  Dark dress shoes (no sneakers, sandals, cowboy boots, Sperries), Dark dress pants (black, dark gray/charcoal, navy, dark brown) No khaki-colored pants, Dress shirt, Tie
    • Ladies:  Dress (make sure that it doesn’t hang out from under your gown or show in the neck area), Dark dress shoes or sandals (No Rainbows or rubber flipflops; no light-colored shoes), Avoid any heels that are difficult to walk in.
    • Everyone:  No honor cords EXCEPT for official National Honor Society cords
    For more details and information, Click HERE!
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  • Information about the new 10 point grading scale for all high school students goes into effect next school year (2015-2016)
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  • Military Connected Student Information
    Parents and guardians, if you have a student in your household who has an immediate family member connected with the U. S. military, please take a few minutes to complete a short form (ENGLISH | SPANISH.) This includes family members serving on active duty, in the National Guard and Reserves, Retired Military, Disabled Veterans or Civil Service Employees. The information on the short survey form is being collected on behalf of the North Carolina General Assembly to ensure that the unique needs of military-connected students are met. We would appreciate your participation.
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  • July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2019 ABSS Strategic Plan

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  • Congratulations to our Science Olympiad Team and Coaches for a job well done! The following members of our first ever team won the following medals at the state level!
    10th place medal - Dynamic Planet (Hugh White & Savannah Williams)
    4th place medal - GeoLogic (Savannah Williams & Jos Boswell)

  Walter Williams High School Bulldog
1307 South Church Street
Burlington, NC  27215-4919
Telephone:  336-570-6161
Fax:  336-570-6214
School webpage: 
Principal:  Dr. Joe Ferrell
Assistant Principals: