Academy Leadership

Dr. Clay Scott, Headmaster

Headmaster Scott photoDr. Clay Scott is the Headmaster of Archway Trivium West. Dr. Scott has been part of the Great Hearts community since 2015 serving in the roles of Assistant Headmaster, Dean of Students, Director of Operations and Spanish teacher at Archway Trivium East since its founding. He holds a Doctor of Education degree in Education Leadership and Policy Studies, a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Spanish. All four of his children attend school at Trivium Prep or Archway Trivium East where his wife is a teaching assistant.


Ms. Samantha Uphoff, Assistant Headmaster

Photo of Assistant Headmaster UphoffSamantha Uphoff is the Assistant Headmaster of Archway Trivium West.  She joined the Trivium community in July 2014 and is honored to be part of a dedicated community of educators, scholars and families.  Prior to working at Great Hearts, she spent 6 years working with children who have developmental disabilities and delays using ABA Therapy (Applied Behavioral Analysis).  Ms. Uphoff received her B.S. from Barrett the Honors College in conjunction with Arizona State University.  Her career has been focused on service to children and families.


Board of Directors

To contact the President of the school board please email  SchoolBoardPresident@ArchwayTrivium.org.