• Administration

      Our Principal

      Phone: 210-356-7605


      Degrees and Certifications:

      Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art and Art History Masters in Administration

      Mr. Joaquin Hernandez

      I have served as MacArthur principal since May 2020. Prior to arriving at Mac, I was the principal at Wood MS. Before arriving at NEISD, I served several charter schools and school districts in various administrative capacities both in San Antonio and Los Angeles, CA.

      Duties and Responsibilities

      As the campus Principal, it is my duty to maintain an environment conducive to learning, growing and opportunities for all students. It is my responsibility to help my team, staff and faculty create that environment. 

      Title IX Coordinator
      Campus Behavior Coordinator

      Curriculum AP

      Phone: 210-356-7628


      Degrees and Certifications:

      BS Electrical Engineering MS Environmental and Engineering Management MA Educational Leadership

      Mr. Andrew Clewett

      I have served as a MacArthur administrator since 2019 after moving from being a math teacher at Johnson High School.  Prior to entering education, I worked as a civil engineer in the USAF as well as a consultant for a total of 14 years.

      Duties and Responsibilities
      Curriculum AP
      National Honor Society
      Field Trips

      9th Gr. AP

      Phone: 210-356-7627


      Degrees and Certifications:

      Bachelor of Business Administration Master of Science Educational Administration

      Chris Villanueva

      Hello, I am Mr. Villanueva or as our students refer to me as “Mr. V.”  I began my educational career as a Business Teacher at MAC in 1995.   I am the administrator overseeing the Five Star 9th Grade Academy.  I am looking forward to working with all our new Brahmas and sharing the wonderful experiences and traditions towards becoming a productive citizen while developing high school memories that will last a lifetime.  I will also oversee the Athletic program as we look forward to an exciting and competitive season.  GO BRAHMAS!

      Duties & Responsibilities:

      • 5 Star Freshman Academy
      • Athletics

      10th-12th Gr. AP (Alpha A-L)

      Phone: 210-356-7626


      Degrees and Certifications:

      Bachelor of Science Southwest Texas State University Master of Education, Concordia Lutheran University

      Kelli Johnson

      My name is Kelli Johnson, I have served as a MacArthur administrator since 2014. I am also a product of NEISD and have been with the district since 1997. It is my goal for every student to feel connected with their school community, build a solid foundation in their education and have fun along the way.

      Duties and Responsibilities:

      • ELA
      • Cheer
      • Theater
      • STUCO
      • Yearbook/Journalism
      • Senior Class 
      • Graduation

      10th-12th Gr. AP (Alpha M-Z)

      Phone: 210-356-7624


      Degrees and Certifications:

      Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in Spanish MBA from Our Lady of the Lake University Principal Certification Superintendent Certification

      Michelle Smiley

      Hello, my name is Michelle Lee Smiley, and I am the newest assistant principal at MacArthur for the 2022-2023 school year. This is my 7th year in education with experience teaching ESL and ELA at the high school level and two years of administration at the middle school level. I am originally from Edcouch-Elsa, in the Rio Grande Valley. I am a proud graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in Spanish. I continued my education, graduated with an MBA from Our Lady of the Lake University, and received my Principal Certification and Superintendent Certification training from Lamar University. I love education and am a lifelong learner seeking an Ed. D. through Walden University.

      Some of my responsibilities include working with our illustrious CTE, ESL, LOTE, Creative Arts, and Social Studies teachers, as well as our award-winning dance team. My goals are to help our teachers prepare our students for their futures by providing the tools, habits, and mindset they need to succeed in their post-secondary education and careers. This is my first year on this campus, and I am excited to join the MacArthur family. Go Brahmas!

      Duties & Responsibilities:

      • ESL
      • 504
      • Saturday School
      • Textbooks
      • Dance and Pep Squad

      Magnet AP

      Phone: 210-356-7622


      Degrees and Certifications:

      BS Wildlife & Fisheries Sciences MS Wildlife & Fisheries Sciences MEd. School Administration Secondary Science Composite (6-12) Mid-Management Administrator (PK-12)

      Daniel Moczygemba

      I was a science teacher at John Jay High School. I taught Physical Science and Lab Level Physical Science, Environmental Science, and Chemistry. I've been an administrator at Clark High School, Churchill High School, and MacArthur High School. My wife and I have a son who graduated from MacArthur in 2018. I love being at MacArthur and working with the students and their parents. Go Brahmas!

      Duties & Responsibilities:

      • Administrator working with Magnet Program students (MAC UP, Dual Language, AVID, iCSI)
      • CRMS and Technology
      • First Day Count and Opening of School Procedures
      • High School Achievements Liaison
      • PEIMS - Discipline
      • Transportation

      Title IX Coordinator & Campus Behavior Coordinator

      MacArthur High School's Title IX Coordinator/Campus Behavior Coordinator is primarily responsible for maintaining student discipline and the implementation of this subchapter and for responding to all complaints of possible sex discrimination and coordinating proper responses to complaints.

      Joaquin Hernandez
      Email: jherna20@neisd.net
      Phone: 210-356-7600
      School: MacArthur High School
      Address: 2923 Macarthur View
      For additional information or to file a complaint please visit our district webpage.