Principal's Message

Opal Leighvard

Welcome to Dr. Phillips Elementary School, the home of the Flying Eagles, where children are our first priority.  At Dr. Phillips Elementary, we believe that education is a collaborative effort with families and the community. We are thrilled to welcome you to our school family. Your child's learning experience will be nurtured, enriched, and celebrated.  

As partners in your child's education, we encourage open communication and a shared commitment to student success. Together, we can empower our students to reach their full potential and become lifelong learners. Our dedicated team of educators is committed to providing a safe, inclusive, and engaging environment where students can thrive academically, socially, and emotionally. We embrace diversity and celebrate the unique talents and backgrounds that each student brings to our school.  

Please explore our website to discover valuable resources and stay updated on school events. We look forward to embarking on this exciting educational journey with you and your child. 

Welcome to the Flying Eagle family at Dr. Phillips Elementary School, where we are building the foundation for a lifetime of achievement!

Please take a moment to share your thoughts with me.

Opal Leighvard


Assistant Principal

Leanda McMurtry


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