About Simpson Elementary School
About Max H. Simpson Elementary School
Max H. Simpson Elementary will open its doors in August 2020 as a kindergarten through fifth-grade campus. Waxahachie ISD proudly began construction of our ninth elementary campus with the Simpson Elementary groundbreaking ceremony in honor of longtime WISD educator, Max H. Simpson on May 10, 2019. Max Simpson served in education for 51 years with an 18-year tenure on the WISD School Board.
About Max H. Simpson
Simpson graduated from Baylor University in 1956 with bachelor’s degrees in history and education; he received a master’s degree in education from Baylor in 1958.
Simpson began teaching in Waco ISD in 1958. Simpson and his family moved to Waxahachie ISD in 1970 to serve as an assistant superintendent for the district.
Megan Mills, daughter of Max Simpson, spoke for the family, “We are truly honored by this legacy that WISD has gifted our family. You couldn’t have chosen a more dedicated, funny, honest, hardworking, and giving man than our dad. Generations of children will be part of the legacy of Simpson Elementary, and we are greatly honored by your selection.”