Craig Smith

Craig Smith comes to Northwest Arkansas Classical Academy having served as a teacher, counselor and administrator in Oklahoma and Arkansas. He will be serving on the Administrative team as an additional Assistant Headmaster. Mr. Smith earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education and Master’s Degree in Music from the University of Oklahoma. Following a stint as an instrumental and choral music director, Mr. Smith earned a second Master’s Degree in Education from Northeastern State University.

Mr. Smith has over 25 years of experience in the field of education with 17 of those years as an administrator. He is excited to join Northwest Arkansas Classical Academy and is looking forward to meeting and serving the students and families.

Mr. Smith is married to Tara, who is also an educator. She is a Pre-AP and AP Chemistry teacher with the Prairie Grove School District. Their son, Jacob, is completing his final year as an Architecture Major at the University of Arkansas.