Assistant Principal's Bio

Mr. Allen Vernon

Phone: 804-780-6052


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science - Norfolk State University M.Ed Educational Leadership/Administration - Virginia State University

Mr. Allen Vernon

Mr. Allen Vernon's educational career began in Baltimore City Public Schools where he taught Social Studies.  In 1999, Mr. Vernon had the pleasure of joining Richmond Pubic Schools, teaching World Georgraphy and Government at George Wythe High School. 

After completing his Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from THE Virginia State University, he was hired as the Dean of Students at Chandler Middle School, and in 2004 moved onto Lucille Brown Middle School as the Assistant Principal.  

In 2006, Mr. Vernon ventured to Nottoway County accepting the position as the Director of the Amelia/Nottoway Technical School and the Director of Career & Technical Education.  Several years later, he was promoted to the Director of Operations and CTE.

In 2019, Mr. Vernon returned to Richmond Public School as the Assistant Principal of The Joy and Pride of Northside, John Marshall High School.  His first love is working directly with the students and staff and this move was one that has placed a tremendous amount of joy in his heart.  

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