James Lowe - Principal, Santa Clara Elementary
James grew up in St. George where he attended Santa Clara Elementary, Sunset Elementary, Snow Canyon Middle, and Snow Canyon High. He graduated from Dixie State University with a bachelor’s of education, Walden University with a master’s in education with an
emphasis in educational technology. He then earned his administrative certificate from SUU.
James is completing his 16th year in the District. During his career, he has taught 2nd and 3rd grades, and he has been a Learning Coach and a Title 1 Site Coordinator. He has worked at Sandstone Elementary, Coral Canyon Elementary, Coral Cliffs Elementary, Panorama Elementary, and he is excited to start a new adventure as the principal of Santa Clara Elementary.
James married his high school sweetheart and they have 4 children ranging in age from 18 to 9 years old. They love spending time outdoors hiking, camping, and looking for adventures in the beautiful southwest desert. James also enjoys nature photography and reading non-fiction books.
He has a passion for working with students and loves knowing he can make a difference in their lives. Although he will miss the students, parents, and staff he is currently working with, he can’t wait for all the new friendships he will make at Santa Clara.