William believes in the success of every child. His life-long advocacy for education is reflected in his passion for creating opportunities where children can “be all they can be.” As Founder and Board Chair of Legacy Early College, William is transforming education in South Carolina with a unique school model that combines academic excellence, physical fitness, and superior nutrition.
Class of 2021
2021 graduating scholars
Noemi Jaimes: "my spirit."
Shanell Robinson: "For being a nice and respective to my teachers and peers."
Jeron Pendarvis: "Be open minded "
J’Lynne Hellams: "Pep rallies."
Marqavius McDowell: "My friendship building with other people."
kendra robinson: "My Kindness."
Seni Downs: "Having a good connection with my teachers."
Jadora davis: "The prettiest 😘."
Deshawna Riley: "Always having some type of snack with me or dancing."
Bryce McGowens: "The love and support I got and was welcomed with open arms."
Shaniya Clement: "I would like to be remembered for being unapologetically myself, consistently putting myself in the running for opportunities, and not allowing any obstacle to stop me from my goals."
Jade Hopkins: "hard work and dedication."
Elijah Isai HernandezJordan: "Nothing at all. I prefer people remember the name of Jesus rather than my own."
KARRINGTON SUTTON: "FOR ALWAYS HAVING A SMILE NO MATTER WHAT."
2021 Shout Outs
Full/Partial Scholarships and Counting!
Athletic College Scholarships
Completed College Hours and Counting!
$2.6 million +
Scholarship Given to Date and Many More Pending!
"I do hope that the scholars after me utilize their time wisely, and have fun! High school is over in a blink, and you never truly realize that until the day actually comes around. Hardships are inevitable, but pushing through them is what defines your character. Always keep that in mind." Trinity Singletary
"It’s a great place to meet new people." Marqavius Mcdowell
"once you get used to it then the school is good. you are 100% gonna have more opportunities and your teachers really do go above and beyond to make sure students succeed." Jada T Hopkins
"work as hard as possible because no matter what it will pay off way more then you think." kendra robinson
"Amazing place." Bryce McGowens
"they are able to provide you with an opportunity to be better than you are today." Karrington Sutton
"Legacy is a great school for students that want to put in the hard work in now. You will be push to your full potential even if you don’t see it in yourself." Eryka Mack
"Thank you to all of the Legacy staff, teachers, and scholars for making my high school experience a great one!" Madison Petersen "I MADE IT !!! Thank God !!!" Kanasia Smith
"Legacy is a good program to attend." Thomas Jackson
"There are teachers who are actually invest to help you. Their actions speak louder than their words." Estefany Cortes
"It's a good school and unlike most schools it is smaller so you can build better relationships with teachers and other scholars." Shanell Robinson
"LET LEGACY BE YOUR TOOL THRough LIFE AND TO GET TO YOURSELF." MICHAEL M REDFIELD
"That legacy is to and through college." J’Lynne Hellams
"I want others to know that Legacy Early College High School holds their students to a high standard. They never lose hope in you, they treat you like their own family. Guiding you every step of the way, until you are ready to soar into the world." Amanda Chineyenwa Nnodim
"I’m just proud of getting accepted into 14 different colleges." Sakyrio Stewart
"Legacy is a school for knowledge. scholars, It gives you a 100% opportunity to go to college and begin early due to Dual Enrollment. In addition, the mentorship and relationships I have built with teachers and administrators is astounding. I couldn't have done it without Legacy!" Natalia Antonio-Martinez
"Going to legacy has made me mature in the best way possible." Deshawna Riley
"It is a wonderful school to start your future." Jacobi Barfield
"Legacy is actually a good school and they push you for greatness." Myra Williams
"I would like others to know that in order to attend Legacy they must be confident and focused. The experience at Legacy is what you make it." Shaniya Clement
"I want others to: Legacy is a good school that help you to succeed in high school and college." Shakira Olivera-Bautista