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Dr. Eric Carlyle, Principal

Dr. Eric Caryle


Dr. Eric Carlyle,


An educator for more than 24 years, he has more than 18 years of experience in various district and school-level administrator roles in Fulton, Gwinnett, Spalding, Clayton, Bibb, and Emanuel counties.  He has eight years of experience as a middle school principal.  


A graduate of Emanuel County Institute, Carlyle attended Georgia Southern University, where he played football and obtained a bachelor’s degree in Communication Arts and a master’s degree in middle grades education.  He received his specialist’s degree in Educational Leadership from Columbus State University, and his doctorate in Public Policy from Walden University.


Letter from the Principal

Greetings to all stakeholders! I am both honored and humbled to be the new instructional leader of Langston Chapel Middle School. The 2018-2019 school year is off to a great start. We are working to cultivate a safe, nurturing learning and work environment in which both students and staff members know they are valued and encouraged to take risks. We have a very talented staff of devoted educators.

Our learning priorities are: developing critical thinking skills and comprehensive literacy skills. Through our Professional Learning Communities, we will strive to foster a continuous improvement culture throughout our community. A growth mindset will help us all meet any challenge head on and persevere through periods of difficulty we will encounter.

Langston Chapel Middle School is a great place to learn, and you are invited to join us on this educational journey to endless possibilities!

Thank you for visiting our website. Please feel free to contact me ( if I can assist you in any way.

Best wishes.


Dr. Kareem Epps, Assistant Principal

Dr. Kareem Epps

Dr. Kareem Epps,

Dr. Kareem Epps is an educator with 14 years of experience, three of those as an administrator. He has served in Dekalb and Chatham counties, and he previously served as an assistant principal at Statesboro High School for two years before briefly serving as an administrator overseas.  


Dr. Epps received a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Technology from Savannah State University.  He went on to obtain a master’s degree in Middle Grades Math and Science from Armstrong Atlantic State University, which is now the Savannah campus of Georgia Southern University.  His specialist and doctorate degrees in Educational Leadership are from Argosy University in Atlanta.

Keith Wright

Keith Wright - AdminKeith Wright,


Keith Wright has more than 20 years of experience working with children in both the private and public sector.  After 18 years with the AMIkids organizations, he made the decision to apply his skills in the field of public education. He served as a counselor with Bryan County Schools at both the middle and high school levels, and later became an assistant principal and athletic director for both Bryan County Middle School and Bryan County High School.  He has also served as the vice president for the Region 2-AA Athletic Directors for the past two years.


Wright holds a specialist’s degree from Georgia Southern University in Educational Leadership and two master’s degrees in Counselor Education and Education Leadership.  He also holds professional educator certifications in Educational Leadership (All Levels) and School Counseling (K-12).