10th Grade Assistant Principal: Don Hasley

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Don Hasley is the 10th Grade Assistant Principal at Nacogdoches High School. Mr. Hasley will also work as a liaison with the High School CATE programs and the administrative office.

Mr. Hasley started in education in 1993 after earning his Bachelors’ Degree from Texas Tech University. Mr. Hasley has served as a classroom teacher and coach as well as spending seventeen years as an Athletic Director and Head Football Coach. The last four years Mr. Hasley has also served as an Assistant Principal after earning his Principalship with a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from Stephen F. Austin State University.

Mr. Hasley is excited about coming to Nacogdoches High School, his father’s alma mater (1949). Familiar with the area, Mr. Hasley grew up spending his summers on his Grandfathers farm here in Nacogdoches and learning his carpentry trade. A skill that he was able to use in college as a member of a house framing crew during the summer months.

Mr. Hasley has been married to his wife Kimberly for 25 years and together they have raised three children; Kyle ( a Midwestern State University Graduate and currently serving as a member of the Wichita Falls Police Force ), Kolton ( a student at Midwestern State and works for the University’s Recreation Department) and Kacey who will complete her senior year in Archer City where she is a returning All-State Volleyball player on their State Semi-Finalist Volleyball Team.

Mr. Hasley believes that each individual makes a choice each day of how that day is going to be when they wake up in the morning. If Mr. Hasley doesn’t have a smile on his face and a bounce in his step feel free to remind him. Everything starts with ATTITUDE.