Mr. Anthony Virdure has recently been appointed as the principal of Paul Laurence Dunbar Elementary School with the Saint Louis Public Schools District. Mr. Virdure has been an employee of the district for more than 20 years in various rolls. Most recently, he served as assistant principal of Lexington Elementary. He holds a bachelor's degree from Harris-Stowe State College. Also, he earned his master's and specialist degree from Lindenwood University.
Mr. Virdure goals include continuing the tradition of academic excellence that the school leader who proceeded him already began. Also, to create a culture that will lead to student success in the community. Creating a life long love for knowledge, that the students can use in future endeavors. He expects to have positive relationships with students, parents and the community.