Kristen Dutschmann, Principal of China Spring Middle School, has worked for China Spring ID since 2016. Her educational experience began while teaching and coaching in Missouri in 2008. She and her husband moved to Texas in 2010 and decided to plant roots in China Spring. Upon moving to Texas, she has worked in various educational roles at La Vega ISD and Lorena ISD prior to joining the China Spring ISD family.
Mrs. Dutschmann grew up in southwest Missouri. She graduated high school from Monett High School. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Missouri, and she received her Master's Degree in Educational Administration from Tarleton State University in Stephenville.
Mrs. Dutschmann's husband, Chris Dutschmann, is a China Spring graduate and a current 5th grade Math and Social Studies teacher at China Spring Intermediate School. They have two sweet children, Autumn and August. When not at school or school-sponsored events, Mrs. Dutschmann loves spending time hanging out with her family and watching Hallmark Channel seasonal movies with her daughter (and Mr. D, although he might not admit to it). They also love traveling and cheering on their favorite sports teams as a family..