Executive Director of Schools
Craig Sims serves as the Executive Director of Schools for Arlington Classics Academy. Mr. Sims served for two years as the Director of Academic Services before taking on the role of Executive Director where his responsibilities included coordinating instructional programs through the principals of each campus, long-term strategic planning for instructional program growth, state and federal compliance in curriculum and instructional funding, coordinating instructional materials and resources, coordinating special programs, and coordinating parental involvement efforts.
Mr. Sims holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Dallas Baptist University, a teaching certificate through the University of North Texas, and a Master's degree in Educational Leadership. Mr. Sims is certified as a secondary education teacher, principal, and superintendent in the state of Texas. He has 8 years of experience as a classroom teacher and has been in program/district administration since 2009. He has served as a teacher, department head, program coordinator for Career and Technical Education, and District Director of Curriculum and Special Programs prior to coming to ACA in 2013.
Mr. Sims lives in Midlothian with his wife (a certified teacher as well) and their three children.