Teacher Information

Phone: (284) 634-5342


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree, Secondary Education, Texas State 1986 Special Education Certification Business Composite Certification

Doug Purcell

Coach Purcell is in his 12th year at Hightower H.S.  He is the Head Coach of Boy's Soccer.  Coach Purcell teaches Special Education English and Co-Teach's in Social Studies.  He experienced college football with Sam Houston State, receiving his BBA from Texas State.  His wife is Jane Purcell.  His daughter Sarah graduated from  the University of Central Oklahoma, finishing 4 years of college soccer.  She was named 2014 MVP, scored the most points for the 2014 season.  

Teacher Schedule

  • Period 1: Boy's Soccer
    Period 2: Special Ed English III Resource
    Period 3: Special Ed English III    
    Period 4: Co-Teach
    Period 5: Special Ed English III
    Period 6: Conference 
    Period 7: Boy's Soccer

Teacher Tutorial Schedule

  • Tutorial 1: Monday thru Friday 6 a.m. to 7 a.m.