Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. James Talton
I am a native of Coosa County that moved to St. Clair County in 2005. I graduated from the Universtiy of Alabama at Birmingham with a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Elementary Education. I attended and graduated from Samford Universty with a Master's of Science Degree in Education. My wife, Julie, is the Principal at Oneonta Elementary School. My two daughters are students at Springville High School.
My career began as a 3rd Grade Teacher at Erwin Elementary in Jefferson County. Then I transfered to Kermit Johnson Elementary where I also taught 3rd Grade. I then joined Springville Elementary where I taught 2nd Grade, was the Math Interventionist, and later Principal. I became the Springville Middle School Principal in 2017.