The board on Thursday approved an agreement with Live Oak Public Finance LLC and met with architects proposing designs for a new school, Superintendent Kermit Ward said.
PATTONVILLE — As the district has done in the past, Prairiland High School continues to produce talented students as evidenced by both the Beta Club’s talent team and show choir’s sweep of recent state competition.
“We have 750 students in high school, and more than 600 of them take classes in the CTE program,” director Wes Brown said at an open house Thursday night for North Lamar’s career and technical education program.
Honey Grove student Ben Patrick was elected the state Beta Vice-President at the recent Texas State Beta Convention. This is the fourth year in a row that the newly elected Vice-President is from Honey Grove.
North Lamar ISD was recognized along with 18 other businesses during the United Way Annual Meeting and Volunteer Awards lunch on Wednesday for their outstanding Workplace Campaign. North Lamar raised $17,255 in the fall for the 2020 United Way campaign supporting 24 local nonprofit agencies.…
The event is planned for 6 p.m. March 28 at the Trail de Paris, near the basketball courts. Registration costs $35, and payment is due at Chisum High School’s office no later than March 19.
Chisum students Brayden Land, Bobby Moore, Morgan Bacorn, Keaton Cox and Trenton Gaddy recently passed one or more welding certification tests and are now certified welders, according to the AWS D1.1 Code.
The Chisum High Beta Club brought home eight individual and four team awards at the State Beta Convention in Grapevine this past weekend.
PATTONVILLE — Prairiland High School Beta Club walked away with the state presidency and 16 state titles during competition this past weekend at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine.
Candidate filing is over, and now campaigning can start for nonpartisan elections in cities and school districts across Northeast Texas.
Paris High School’s photography team made a clean sweep at the recent SkillsUSA district competition. Students will advance to state with the help of photography coach Jennifer Cook.
“At the beginning, people kind of put traveling, being together with family, the Spring Festival tradition ahead of the news of the virus,” Wickersham said. “But it’s gotten more serious.”
Coach Willie Coulter allowed his team to enjoy their final night of the season at home as the Tigers bounced the Maud Cardinals hard, overpowering the visiting team 91-28.
Melanie Meredith has covered sports and other aspects of the district for years, and she’s been a freelance photojournalist with The Paris News. She intends to continue to foster relationships with local media to promote the activities that’s happening on Paris ISD campuses.
Through the Texas Association of School Boards Business Recognition program, North Lamar principals recently had the opportunity to thank local businesses for supporting their schools.
Students at North Lamar High School returned from the District V SkillsUSA Competition in Waco last week with first, second and third place ribbons. Those who placed first and second in their categories will compete at the State SkillsUSA Competition on April 2-5 in Corpus Christi.
Paris ISD trustees on Monday opted to give Superintendent Paul Jones another year on his contract and a 4.5% raise.
Selected this year were Brianna Thompson from Chisum High School and Ricardo Trujillo from Clarksville High School. Brianna & Ricardo join Nakariah Turner from Clarksville High School as ambassadors from area Crime Stoppers.
Amanda Barnett’s kindergarten students at Higgins Elementary wait in line to receive a stamp to mail their valentines. The field trip to the Paris Post Office Tuesday morning gave the postal service time for their valentines to arrive to family member by Valentine’s Day.
Head Start director Eva Williams told trustees funds were already available for the project, estimated to cost $38,759. Also, registration for the next Head Start school year will open in late March. There are 208 available slots for qualifying children.
In addition to providing details about academic performance, the report includes information about financial reports and information about staff, programs, and demographics.