Chad Pirtle, Superintendent
Chad Pirtle has been the Superintendent of Pleasant Grove Independent School District since March 25, 2019.
A graduate from Paris High School, Mr. Pirtle served as a teacher, coach, assistant principal, and principal in Liberty Hill ISD before becoming an assistant superintendent. Mr. Pirtle graduated from Texas A&M University-Commerce, holds a Master of Education Administration from Texas State University, and is currently completing his doctorate in education administration at The University of Texas at Austin.
An active member of the Texarkana community, Mr. Pirtle is a 2020 graduate of Leadership Texarkana and a coach for the Pleasant Grove Youth Association (PGYA). Mr. Pirtle and his wife, Emily, have two children, Jack and Ryan, in the district.