Region 5 Adult Education

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Image of Carlos Anne Spellman
Image of John Lincoln
Image of Sarah Lupton

Lea DeCosta
Roanoke Valley – Alleghany Region 5 Adult Education: Program Manager

Carlos Ann Spellman
Regional Specialist

John Lincoln
Data Specialist

Sarah Lupton
Regional ESL Lead Teacher

Supervised by Salem City Schools, Roanoke Valley – Alleghany Region 5 Adult Education is a consortium of seven local school divisions charged with providing adult basic education; GED® preparation; English language acquisition; and workforce preparation and training classes for adult learners. The program, informally known as “Region 5”, includes Alleghany County, Botetourt County, Covington City, Craig County, Roanoke City, Roanoke County, and Salem City.