Greetings to the students, parents and patrons of Royal ISD.
Mr. Ackley is in his fourth year as the Superintendent for Royal ISD. Prior to joining RISD, Mr. Ackley served for five years as the Superintendent of Colmesneil ISD and has 23 years of experience in Texas Education as a professional educator. Mr. Ackley was born in Houston and moved to Springtown, Texas at the age of 11. He graduated from Springtown H.S. in Springtown, TX and received his bachelor’s degree from Southeastern Oklahoma State University. He then studied at Tarleton State University for his master’s degree in Education as well. Mr. Ackley is a member of cohort XIX Superintendent’s Academy of The Center for Executive Leadership at Lamar University. He is a current doctoral student at Lamar University expected to graduate May 2017.
Mr. Ackley is married to his wife, Dana, and has four children. Mr. Ackley’s oldest son, Colton is Navy Bound and ship date is July 5, 2017. Younger son, Connor, is a senior attending Royal High School. He also has two daughters, Tarynn attends Royal JH and Rylee that attends the Royal STEM Academy.
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am - 4 pm
Summer Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am - 4 pm