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27870 Hwy. C | Salem, MO | 65560 | Phone: 573-729-4680 | Fax: 573-729-8644

Mr. Dennis Melvin


Mr. Melvin moved to Salem this summer after living in West Plains. He recently graduated with his Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership from Arkansas State University.

Mr. Melvin has been in education for the past 16 years, serving thirteen years as a middle school teacher and three years as a principal in West Plains. During his education career he has also coached football, baseball, and basketball at the junior high and high school levels. He has a passion for sports and enjoys watching and participating in them during his free time.

His certifications include: Superintendent K-12, Principal K-8, K-12 Physical Education, and Elementary Education 1-6.

Mr. Melvin’s hobbies include watching his favorite sports teams, the St. Louis Cardinals and the Kansas City Chiefs, hanging out with his family, hunting, fishing, and playing with his dog "Archie".

  Phone 729-4680 ext. 1003
Email: dmelvin@dentphelps.k12.mo.us