Epes Elementary School

855 Lucas Creek Road     Newport News, VA 23608     Phone: (757) 886-7755     Fax: (757) 989-0015

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Dr. Reggie Alston, Principal

Mr. Alston is a product of Newport News Public Schools and a graduate of Warwick High School. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Virginia, a master's degree in management from Troy State University, and an education specialist degree from George Washington University. He is also currently completing doctoral studies at Liberty University. His classroom teaching experiences span all levels, including preschool and elementary grades, middle school, and high school subjects as an adult GED teacher. As a former lead teacher, he has served as school improvement team chair and new teacher mentor. Prior to coming to Epes Elementary school, he served as principal of BC Charles Elementary school, leading that school's efforts from partial to full state accreditation. He has previously served as an assistant principal at Riverside and Greenwood Elementary and has also worked as a community programs specialist, planning and evaluating services for youth and families.

Mr. Alston believes that parents, teachers and students working together can make the difference in the lives of children. He is excited to work with all of Epes students, opening doors to bright futures, and reaching for the stars!

Mr. Alston resides in Hampton with his wife Charisse, and their children Amber, Jonathan, and Reyna.

Karnesha Jackson-Lovick, Assistant Principal



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