Degrees and Certifications:

K-6 Elementary Education English as a Second Language

Mrs. Colleen Reyes

Welcome to Dixon Elementary School!

  • Hi Bulldog Families!!!

    Welcome to Dixon Elementary School! My name is Mrs. Colleen Reyes and I am thrilled to be working with the teachers, staff, and most of all the students here at DES.

    This will be my 13th year working in Onslow County Schools and my first year as Assistant Principal. I have worked as an ESL Specialist and have taught both 1st and 2nd grade here in Onslow County.  

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All About Mrs. Reyes

  • Hometown: Brightwaters, New York

    Birthday: December 26

    College: University of South Florida- Tampa, Florida

    Favorite Colors: Magenta and Blue

    Family: Husband (Damien), 2 children: Xavier (13) and McKinley (11)

    Pets: Maltese (dog)- Lucky and 2 sweet kitties- Bandit & Daisy

    Favorite Teams: NY Giants, USF Bulls, ECU Pirates 

    Favortie Holiday: Halloween 

    Favorite Treats: Diet Dr. Pepper and Skittles

    Favorite Shops: Amazon, Walmart, Target, Old Navy 

    Hobbies: Gardening, Crafting, Household projects, Watching Movies, Walking on the beach, Shopping, Game Nights with friends, and relaxing at home with family!

    Fun Facts: I have 2 brothers and 2 sisters. I have 14 nieces and nephews. I am a twin!


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  • East Carolina University: Class of 2023

    Master of School Administration 


    University of South Florida: Class of 2009 

    Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education K-6 with English as a Second Language

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  • 2019- present: Dixon Elementary: Holly Ridge, NC. ~ 2nd Grade

    2017-2019: Dixon Elementary: Holly Ridge, NC. ~ 1st Grade

    2012-2017: Parkwood Elementary: Jacksonville, NC. ~ 2nd Grade

    2010-2012: Onslow County Schools: Jacksonville, NC. ~ English as a Second Language

    2009-2010: Sutherland Elementary: Pinellas County, FL. ~ 2nd Grade

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