James HutchisonAssistant PrincipalHexter Elementary School
James Hutchison started his educational career early, first teaching in Little Rock, Arkansas when he was 20 years old.
In 2010, he joined the organization Teach for America, moved to Dallas, and started teaching at H. Grady Spruce High School. Starting in 2012, he worked for Uplift Education in a variety of instructional and leadership roles – including Dean of Instruction, Instructional Coach, and Athletic Director. In his most recent role, he served as the Lead Interventionist for Uplift Williams Middle School which underwent a successful turnaround from being "Improvement Required" to an "A" rated campus.
In 2019, he graduated from Southern Methodist University’s Accelerated School Leadership Program. He joined the Hexter team this year as the Assistant Principal.