The Mission of Pecos-Barstow-Toyah Independent School District, the premier educational leader of West Texas, encompassing collective communities, is to inspire and empower each individual to achieve excellence, positively impact the community, and transform the world through a culture characterized by authentic relationships, shared responsibility and state-of-the-art learning environments. 

“Inspiring and Empowering for Excellence!”


  1.  We will ensure safe and nurturing learning environments for each individual. 
  2. We will build authentic relationships to meet the needs and aspirations of each individual. 
  3. We will provide a guaranteed viable curriculum and effective instructional practices to achieve high levels of student engagement and excellence. 
  4. We will broaden and strengthen partnerships with staff, families, and communities. 
  5. We will foster transparency through effective communication. 
  6. We will recruit, support, develop, and retain highly qualified staff. 
  7. We will be responsible stewards of our resources. 
Inspiring and Empowering for Excellence