• Meet Our Principal

    Mr. Ed Davis, PrincipalMr. Ed Davis, Principal of HWES

    I am excited to begin my second year as the Principal at Harbison West!  Prior to this, I served as an Assistant Principal at Spring Hill High School, Columbia High School and William Howard Taft High School (Chicago, IL).  I received my undergraduate degree in Education from the University of Michigan and my Masters in Educational Leadership from Northeastern Illinois University.  I enjoy working with students and teachers to help maximize their potential as learners and eduators.  To relax, I enjoy spending time with my wife, Danielle and my sons, Micah and Caleb.  I also enjoy watching Michigan football.  Go Blue!!!


    Meet Our Assistant Principals


    Mrs. Sarah Fischer, Assistant Principal

    Mrs. Fischer, Assistant Principal

    I am so glad to be a Harbison West Hero!  A few things about me...I am a product of District 5 schools.  I started in Kindergarten at Dutch Fork Elementary.  After graduating from Dutch Fork High, I continued my education at Winthrop University.  I graduated from Winthrop with a degree in Elementary Education.  I also have completed a Master of Education degree at Southern Wesleyan University as well as a Master of Education in Educational Administration from the University of South Carolina.  I am married to my wonderful husband, Robbie, and have a beautiful daughter Abigail.  

    This is going to be a FABULOUS year!



    Ms. Allison Bethea, Administrative Assistant Principal

    I am so excited to be a part of the Harbison West Hero Family!  I am a Lexington District One Ms. Allison Bethea, Administrative Assistant Principalproduct where I graduated from Lexington High School.  After graduating from Lexington I continued my education at South Carolina State University.  I graduated with a degree in Early Childhood Education.  I have taught grades Pre-K through 3rd grades in Richland School District One in Columbia, SC for 4 years and in Anne Arundel County in Maryland for 5 years.  I have received my Masters of Education in Elementary and Secondary Administration and Supervision from Bowie State University. I look forward to meeting everyone, getting to know our students and staff, and working together to have a fantastic school year!