Aikin Elementary School third-grader Noah Cunningham received a perfect score on his WordMaster's Challenge test that was recently administered. Only 35 students in the state of Texas were able to reach this status of a perfect score. Each year, over 150,000 students in grades three through …

Justiss Elementary celebrated student accomplishments over the first semester of school recently. Student's earned certificates for A Honor roll, A/B Honor roll, Perfect Attendance and Citizenship. There was also a special honor, the Top Cat Award, handed out to one student in each class tha…

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For the third year in a row, Aikin and Justiss elementary schools have been nominated to receive Capturing Kids’ Hearts National Showcase Schools awards for the 2019-2020 school year by the Flippen Group.

Students from Paris Independent School District’ Crockett Intermediate School and Paris Junior High School combined to compete and they captured second place in the 15AAAA Academic UIL Invitational Meet. Paris students garnered 1040 points, just 187 points behind Pleasant Grove who placed fi…

T.G. Givens Early Childhood Center student Izaiah Sneed reacts when Paris Fire Department firemen Darron Lane, left, and Jay Daughtrey, show up at his house last week to deliver presents for his fifth birthday. A video of the event posted on the Givens Facebook site has garnered more than 5,…

Third grade students at Justiss performed their program “On With the Snow!” Tuesday. They told a heart-warming story of kids who are shoveling their way through the snow, but in the end, learn that a warm heart is all they need to get through the cold. The program was directed by Justiss mus…

The Justiss Choir and Jammers performed on Monday for family, friends, and student body during their annual winter performance. The Jammers performed to two holiday songs while under the black lights and the choir performed many holiday songs, including an impressive rendition of the “12 Day…

The first place winner in the VFW 3990 annual essay contest is Erica Nance, a student at Paris Junior High School. Her winning entry earned her a check and recognition by the local VFW. She’s presented her award by Johnny Williams, left, and Post Quartermaster Jack Thomson. Nance's essay adv…

Projects to increase safety at Crockett Intermediate and Paris Junior High schools are one step closer to getting underway following unanimous action Monday by district trustees.

Parents and volunteers were invited to Justiss Elementary’s first Donut Date Literacy Day for first-graders to help emphasize the importance of reading. The event was organized to help show Justiss students that parents, teachers, and administrators are working together.

Paris ISD trustees on Monday are set to consider an agreement with Chisum and Prairiland ISDs for the operation of the seamless summer option of the 2020 summer feeding program.