De Queen Primary School Mission Statement
De Queen Primary School is a school with pride, where excellence is expected, and all children will advance in math, literacy, and science.
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Mrs. Amy Barker, Principal
Amy Barker, an educator with twenty-five years of experience at De Queen Public Schools, will enter her second school year as the principal of De Queen Primary School. Mrs. Barker graduated from Arkansas State in 1995 with a Bachelor's in Education and received her Master's in Educational Leadership from Harding University in 2005. During her years in the classroom, she taught 4th Grade for one year and 2nd Grade for twenty-two years. Mrs. Barker’s goal as principal is to ensure the success of the students and support the teachers in meeting the needs of all students.
DeQueen Primary School Welcomes Mrs. Kayla Morris as Assistant Principal
Kayla is a DeQueen High School alumni with fifteen years of teaching experience in the district. She graduated from Southern Arkansas University with a degree in education. Miss Morris has served as a kindergarten and first-grade teacher and was recently the DI Director for De Queen Primary. During her fifteen years of teaching, she worked with and was mentored by many great administrators. From that experience, she gained a desire to take on an administrative position and implement changes from outside of the classrooms that would benefit students and foster a thriving learning environment. Miss Morris’s goal as an assistant principal is to conduct herself in a way that inspires students to be the best in everything they do.
Meet Our Counselors
Angela Lindly-Kindergarten & 1st Grade Counselor
Cassady Crocker-2nd Grade Counselor