About The School  

Belief Statements


 Perdue Primary Staff Believes:


  • Each child is a unique individual who deserves to be valued and treated with love and respect.
  • A successful school experience is ensured through an active partnership of school, home, and community.
  • All children can learn.
  • High expectations and effective teaching practices promote successful individual student performance.
  • Students learn best when they are actively engaged in the learning process.
  • Young children develop best in a stimulating environment that is safe, nurturing, and child centered.
  • We will provide the foundation for students to develop a love of learning and become responsible, productive citizens.

School History

David A. Perdue, Sr.
David A. Perdue, Sr.


David A. Perdue Primary opened in August 2003 and is named for one of Houston County's most noted Superintendents.  It was built to serve students in Grades PreK-2 and to relieve over-crowding at David A. Perdue Elementary School.  Mrs. Linda Horne served as the first Principal (from 2003-2009). 



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The dedication ceremony was held on November 9, 2003.  Mrs. Linda Horne, Principal, cut the ribbon.  Members of Mr. Perdue's family, Superintendent Danny Carpenter, school board members, teachers and staff, as well as numerous parents and students were in attendance.



 Dedication Ceremony

David A. Perdue Primary was awarded the School Bell Award in 2009 for the Book of the Month Program.


Principal 2003-2009


Mrs. Linda Horne

Principal 2009-present


Mrs. Leslie Shultz