Superintendents Message

Welcome to La Pryor ISD.  Located in South Texas, at the intersection of highway 83 and highway 57, La Pryor ISD is spread out over 300 square miles and serves around 500 students on 2 campuses.  La Pryor ISD has a rich history of excellence in academics, athletics and vocational programs and is committed to putting students first.  I am proud to be the superintendent of La Pryor ISD, my hometown, and to be a member of this wonderful community. You will find that there is a real sense of care and community within the District.  As a District, we are focused on providing a relevant educational experience for all students that prepare them for their future.  We want a student’s experience at La Pryor ISD to be a launching point for the rest of their college and career experiences.  If I can be of assistance to you, please feel free to contact me.  Go Bulldogs!


About Matthew McHazlett

Matthew McHazlett grew up here in La Pryor, Texas where he graduated from high school and began his career in education after earning his Bachelor Degree from Sul Ross State University.  He married his high school sweetheart  Janna, a 5th/6th grade teacher at La Pryor Elementary, and together they are the proud parents of Corbin, Morgan and Jared and proud grandparents of Ryan, Hunter and Evan.

Matthew is in his second year as superintendent of La Pryor ISD.  In his 24 year career in public education, his service includes public school teacher; coach; offensive coordinator; department chair and principal.

Matthew is proud to call La Pryor home again and his passion to improve the district and the community is evident in all he does. 


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