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Frequently Asked Questions

The following is a zoning map of our school district. Click the TEA link below to be forwarded to a website for locating your exact district using your home address.


For a more specific answer, please contact your campus secretary.

Administration hours are as follows:

Monday – Thursday

9:00 am to 2:00 pm









Drop Off

7:25 am

If you arrive after 7:50 am, you will need

to pull around to the front of the elementary

7:25 am


Classes Start


7:55 am

Anyone who arrives after this time will be counted tardy

7:50 am

Anyone who arrives after this time will be counted tardy


Day Ends


3:35 pm

3:35 pm



The average class size at LaPoynor is between:

Elementary: 14-20 students

Secondary: 16-24 students

LaPoynor ISD, nestled along U.S. Highway 175, is situated amidst the picturesque beauty of the Caddo Creek valley, just fifteen miles east of Athens in southeastern Henderson County.


Physical Address: 13155 US HWY 175 E. LaRue, Texas 75770

Additional Contacts for Information Based on Campus:

Elementary Campus Secretary – Cheri Anderson: (903) 876-4057 Ext. 201

Secondary Campus Secretary – Amy Johnston: (903) 876-4057 Ext. 301

Administrative Assistant – Kiley Nachtrieb: (903) 876-4057 Ext. 102

Fax: (903) 876-4541

anderson  johnston  nachtrieb


LaPoynor ISD, nestled along U.S. Highway 175, proudly stands as the nurturing haven for the Flyers, offering an exceptional environment for the education of children. Situated amidst the picturesque beauty of the Caddo Creek valley, just fifteen miles from Athens in southeastern Henderson County, our school serves students not only from LaRue, New York, and Poynor but also extends its educational embrace to surrounding townships, fostering a strong sense of community.

At LaPoynor ISD, our commitment is unwavering—to provide students with the absolute best small school educational experience in the great state of Texas. We take pride in our identity as a small-town, family-oriented district, where the bonds formed within our community create a foundation for a nurturing and enriching educational journey. The support we receive from our community is tremendous, creating a symbiotic relationship that enhances the overall educational atmosphere. We are not just a school; we are a vibrant hub where families, educators, and students come together to create a close-knit educational family.

Visitors are welcomed with open arms to witness the exciting initiatives and activities that define our district. From innovative teaching methods to cutting-edge career and technology programs, LaPoynor ISD is a hub of dynamic educational experiences. We encourage family and friends to come by for a visit, to witness firsthand the unique and enriching environment we have cultivated.

As stewards of your child's education, we are deeply grateful for the trust you have placed in us. Our mission is not just to educate but to empower students, preparing them for success in their future endeavors. With a strong focus on career and technology, we are driven to see our students excel, not just academically, but in all facets of life.

In LaPoynor ISD, education is not just a process; it's a journey marked by growth, support, and achievement. We look forward to continuing this journey with your child, fostering a love for learning and a foundation for lifelong success. Thank you for choosing LaPoynor ISD, where every child's potential is recognized, nurtured, and celebrated.