Dr. Elgin Mayfield, Principal
“Our greatest national resource is the minds of our children.”
~ Walt Disney
There is no doubt Dr. Elgin Mayfield believes this quote. A Peach County native, Dr. Mayfield comes to Bonaire Primary School from a six-year tenure as principal of Langston Road Elementary School, which he opened in 2014. Prior to opening Langston Road Elementary, Dr. Mayfield served as principal for seven years at Perry Primary School. Before becoming a principal, Dr. Mayfield was the Assistant Principal of Instruction at Parkwood Elementary. As a teacher, Dr. Mayfield was the Director of Bands for Pelham City Schools, Bert Rumble Middle, and most notably, Northside High School in Warner Robins.
“It is my honor to have served in so many capacities for the Houston County School District. It is a privilege to work with many wonderful families, teachers, and of course, students. I strive every day to do the best that I can do for each person with whom I come in contact.”
Dr. Mayfield earned his Doctorate in Education from Valdosta State University in 2011, his Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Columbus State in 2004, and his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Valdosta State in 1995. His wife, Pamela, is a Speech Pathologist for the Peach County School System. They have two beautiful daughters, Abigail and Caroline.