It’s been an enforced but unwritten rule for years, Assistant Superintendent Gary Preston told trustees Monday. The district’s attorney recommends adding it to the Student Code of Conduct.
Every state score on this year’s STAAR test dropped except English 1 and English 2, Paris ISD Assistant Superintendent Althea Dixon reported to trustees. Paris ISD’s results mirrored the state, Dixon said.
The Paris ISD Board of Trustees will get an update on upcoming projects for Lamar County Head Start when it meets at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Elaine Ballard Administration Building, 1920 Clarksville St.
Paris ISD principals named employees and/or students for the May GROWL Awards “Getting Results from Outstanding Wildcat Leaders.” Winners are Shenuda Ellis, Kim Miller, Braydon Henderson, Sharon Stripland, Chelsea Hogan, Michael Anthony, Beverly Reavis, and Whitney Boehlar.A drawing for gran…
Paris ISD ended the school year with giving 20 books to each pre-K through eighth grade student in the district, and now the district’s mobile library program is trucking around seeking student patrons.
Paris ISD will be working with a $42.3 million budget for the upcoming school year following unanimous action by its Board of Trustees on Monday. Trustees approved the full budget after opening a brief public hearing.
T. G. Givens hosted Pre-Kindergarten graduation ceremonies for all of their classes. The ceremonies took place over two days in small groups. Each teacher called out student’s names as they walked across the stage.
The Paris ISD Board of Trustees will host a public hearing on the district’s fiscal year 2021-22 budget prior to budget approval when it meets at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Elaine Ballard Administration Building, 1920 Clarksville St.
Paris High choir students recently competed in the UIL State Choir Solo & Ensemble Contest, and all seven students earned either a “superior” or an “excellent rating.”
Paris ISD has begun registration for their first annual WildCAMP program, a free summer camp equivalent designed to inspire kids to pursue new passions. Available classes range from photography to camping to cooking classes.
The little free library outside of Crockett Elementary, located on Collegiate Drive in Paris. Pictured: Elizabeth Dattomo, Atmos Energy; Sabrina Rosson, United Way of Lamar County; and Don Dickerson, Paris Kiwanis.
Socrates students at Aikin Elementary wanted to make a difference and chose to have a monetary drive to benefit the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. They made heart-shaped mobiles that they gave to those donating. As a result, they collected $57.61 by donating their snack bar money, …
Paris Education Foundation handed out scholarships recently in a ceremony at Paris High School.
Flanked by a cotton candy colored sky lit by the setting sun, Paris High School’s Class of 2021 prepared themselves for the final step in their high school career — receiving their diplomas.
Twenty-nine Travis High School of Choice seniors filed down the aisle of Paris Junior High School’s Weger Auditorium on Thursday, and just more than a half-hour later, 29 graduates walked off stage into the open arms of friends and family.
Justiss Elementary kicked off its in-person award assemblies with Kindergarten moving-up ceremonies in late May. Students walked across the stage and received their moving-up certificate from Principal Renee Elmore.
Paris High School senior Harrison England earned the rank of Eagle Scout with the Boys Scouts of America earlier in the year, and recently participated in a Court of Honor ceremony via video conference with a Scout troop in Austin.
Crockett Intermediate School has chosen its recipients for the Wildcat 365 award for April. They include Art – Emily Amos and Noah Brown; Band – Emilio Contreras and Khailyn Gray; Choir – Karma Hauerwas and Christian Elrod; and Pre-Athletics – Stephanie Preston-McGrew and Keiston Wallace. Th…
The Kiwanis Club of Paris selected five third-grade classes at Aikin Elementary School to participate in a pilot program.
Aikin Elementary School kicked off its in-person award assemblies with ceremonies honoring Kindergarten studenst.
Crockett Intermediate School held their first assembly this year with parents and guests present. Ceremonies were spread out over two days with masks being required and social distancing in place. Students were given awards for: A Honor Roll; A/B Honor Roll; Pre Athletic Wildcat Academy Awar…