Executive Director of High Schools

Mr. Alvin Pressley



Degrees and Certifications:

The University of South Carolina-Columbia, Bachelor of Science; The University of South Carolina-Columbia, Educational Specialist Degree in Curriculum and Instruction.

Mr. Alvin Pressley

Alvin Pressley serves as the Executive Director of Middle Schools for the Aiken County Public School District. 

Mr. Pressley supervises seven high schools, the District’s career center, and a middle school.

He has extensive experience in educational leadership at the classroom and school levels in a career covering two decades.

Prior to working for the District, he served as a high school teacher, assistant principal, academic dean and most recently as a building principal at W.J. Keenan High School in Columbia, South Carolina.

Academic achievement has been at the forefront of his career as an administrator. As a principal, Pressley led efforts to address areas of weakness in his schools that saw an overall increase in student achievement for eight consecutive years, including winning a prestigious Palmetto Gold Award.

He began working for Aiken County in July 2017 and is committed to the success of all students and employees at the secondary level.