James Hutfles attends Fletcher High School. James made the A honor roll for three years, received the Most Outstanding Student Award in both Chemistry and Pre-calculus, and was recognized with the Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction award for receiving fours and fives on six Advanced Placement Tests. He is also a member of the National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society. In addition to academics, James is an accomplished competitive swimmer, with seven first place finishes in district and regional competitions; an accomplished musician, performing in both the marching and concert bands; and an avid outdoorsman in activities including hiking, fishing, kayaking, boating, camping and dirt bike riding.