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Ray Dufour

Ray DuFour is new to Willis ISD. Mr DuFour taught Special Education for 23 years before joining the Willis High School team.  He is married to a teacher, and they live here in Willis. Mr. DuFour likes to work in his yard, fix up old motors, enjoy fishing, and reads a variety of books and works in my spare time. He greatly enjoys spending time with their new granddaughter. He loves working with students and looks forward to meeting and working with you all.

Mr. DuFour teaches Specialized Instruction Language Arts, Math, Science, Employment Skills and Social Studies.

Students will be expected to check in with all their classes on Mondays, work on Math and Science on Tuesdays and Thursday.  English and Language Arts, Social Studies, and Employment Skills should be worked on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Test days for Math and Science are Thursdays, English and Language Arts will test on Wednesdays.  Social Studies and Employment Skills classes will test on Tuesdays.

Tutorials will be available during 9 am to 11am on Mondays and Wednesdays.

If you need extra assistance, you can use the “Contact Teacher link on the Canvas Course HOME PAGE. You can also email me at, or, you can call me at school at 936-856-1250. 

Students are expected to communicate with Mr. DuFour at least once a week in each class, and more frequently if they have questions or issues with assignments.

"Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have." Thomas Edison.