River Road Middle School

Principal's Page

Dr. Melissia Bond joined ECPPS on July 1, 2021, to serve as principal of River Road Middle School.  Bond is a native of Williamston, North Carolina.  She has sixteen years of experience in education which includes serving as a teacher, clinical administrator for Arizona State University, assistant principal and principal.

Bond earned her high school diploma through the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics.  She holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  Bond earned a bachelor’s degree in secondary mathematics and a master’s degree in educational leadership from Ottawa University.  She also holds a doctorate in organizational leadership from Grand Canyon University.

Bond shared, “After living in Arizona for the past twenty-one years, I am excited to return to northeastern North Carolina to serve as the principal of River Road Middle School.  Growing up in Williamston, North Carolina, I have a love for the Outer Banks and am ecstatic to return home.  I cannot wait to turn the page and begin a new chapter in my life as a River Road Rocket.”

Dr. Melissia Bond, Principal