Matt Popnoe

Mr. Popnoe


I am a 1974 graduate of Novice High School, & attended McMurry College from 1974 through 1978 attaining a double major in Biology/English with a minor in chemistry.   Worked at Coleman Hospital from December 1978 to December 1979, returning to McMurry in 1980 to obtain teaching credentials.   Accepted a job in Brady ISD as a high science teacher in November 1980.    Picked up graduate hours in education from Angelo State University  & in the biological sciences from Texas A&M University.   While working in Brady ISD, had a part-time job in the  Camera & Electronics Department at Wal-mart in Brady that spanned from the fall of 1987 to  Christmas 2007.  Was a mobile DJ from 1984 to  2001.   Retired from Brady in 2012 after 32 years  & worked in Dr. Mays’ Clinic in Brady for a year before he moved back into the hospital to do his clinic work.   In 2013, I started working in Eden CISD as high school science teacher & a retire/rehire.   This was done on a half-time status teaching high school science only.  Upon leaving Eden in June of  2017, I accepted a job with Rochelle ISD doing much the same work & job description as is enumerated above with Eden.