• Jessica Urquhart, Principal





    Jessica Urquhart, Principal

    Jessica Urquhart fulfilled a dream when she began her teaching career at Calvin A. Hunsinger School in 2004.  She taught 4th and 5th grade at Richard L. Sanders School for four years before joining the Anona Elementary family and serving as the behavior specialist for nine years.  In 2017, she returned home to Calvin A. Hunsinger as the assistant principal until being appointed principal in January of 2022.

    Fun Fact:  

    Mrs. Urquhart's maiden name is Hunsinger.  Calvin A. Hunsinger School was named in honor of her grandfather who served on the Pinellas County School Board for over twenty years.  At the age of eight, she attended the groundbreaking of the school and was present at the school's dedication in 1990.  Her family has over 175 years of service to Pinellas County Schools and the community.

    Personal Message:

    Welcome to Calvin A. Hunsinger School, Home of the Dolphins!

    I am so proud to be the Principal of such an amazing school!  What sets our school apart is our caring and dedicated staff.  We believe that by building positive relationships, individualizing instruction, aligning resources, and maintaining high academic and behavioral expectations, we will ensure that each student makes learning gains.  My goal is to work collaboratively with our students, staff, families, and community partners to ensure that all students are provided with engaging, relevant, and standards-based instruction in a positive and safe learning environment.  I know that with your support and active involvement, together, we can prepare our students for college, career, and most importantly ... life!

    Thank you for the privilege of working with your children.  My door is always open, so please stop by the school at any time to share good news about your child and our school, thoughts on how we can continue to improve, and ideas for how you can become more involved in our school community.

    Welcome to Calvin A. Hunsinger School - GO DOLPHINS!

    From the Heart,

    Jessica Urquhart, Principal