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Mr.  Kris  Perkins
Assistant Principal

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Assistant Principal

Mr. Perkins, originally from Huntsville, Alabama, is entering his fifth year with DeSoto County Schools.  Having taught band for two years at Cross County High School in Arkansas, Mr. Perkins, along with his wife Jennica, joined the staff at DeSoto Central teaching band grades 6-12.  Mr. Perkins graduated from Harding University in 2009 with his Bachelor’s degree in Music Education.  He went on to receive his Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Arkansas State University in 2013.  Aside from his teaching responsibilities, Mr. Perkins also proudly serves in the Arkansas National Guard with the 106th Army Band. 

Mr. Perkins is married to Jennica Perkins and has one child, Jackson.  As Mr. Perkins joins the administrative staff, he is committed to serving the teachers and students at Horn Lake High School and will strive to create a learning environment that is free from distractions, fair, and equitable.