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Biology STAAR
Students take the Biology STAAR
AP English Lit Exam
Students take exam for Advanced Placement credit in English literature
Contact Information
Paris High School
2255 South Collegiate Drive
Paris, Texas 75460

School Hours: 8:35-3:45
Office Hours: 7:30-4:00

Phone: 903-737-7400
Fax: 903-737-7515
Campus Announcements

Pawcast (School Announcements)

Football Schedules Released

The 2015 Paris High football schedules (varsity, JV, freshmen), along with Paris Junior High schedules, have been released.  Homecoming will be Friday, Sept. 11, vs. Tyler Chapel Hill.  See schedules.

District Rolls out Quick Tip

Paris ISD has launched a new app, Quick Tip, which empowers students to submit tips and feedback to authorized school administrators over a variety of topics, including bullying, stress, peer pressure, and family problems.  The app is part of the School Messenger notification system employed by the district.  Read more.

Paris ISD: The App

Now you can conveniently keep tabs on events in Paris ISD on your mobile device by downloading the free app at Google Play Store (for android users) and Apple Apps Store (for iPhone).   In addition to finding content on the PISD website, parents will be able to access student grades and lunch balances.

PISD's Notification System

Paris ISD uses School Messenger to provide timely communications. If you have a child attending PISD, you are automatically in the database and will receive phone notifications. To enhance our ability to accurately deliver information on activities and emergencies, we kindly request that you create your own contact preference profile.

Welcome to PHS

Paris High School is the grades 9-12 campus for the Paris Independent School District located in Paris, Texas, and Lamar County.

There are currently no announcements.

Steed Named Class 4A
Outstanding Coach

Paris High head boys basketball coach Billy Mack Steed has been named this season's recipient of the Don Coleman Coaching Award for Class 4A by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches  His Wildcats achieved a school record 35-1 season, losing only to state powerhouse Dallas Madison in the Region 2-4A semifinals.  Steed has compiled an overall record of 443-169 during his 20-year career.  Read more. 

STAAR Testing and Summer School Classes

STAAR U.S. History
Monday, May 4

STAAR Algebra I
Tuesday, May 5

STAAR Biology
Wednesday, May 6

STAAR Remediation
June 15-26
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily

The final cycle of STAAR End of Course tests will be administered the week of May 4 for U.S. History, Algebra I, and Biology.  Any student who fails a STAAR exam will be required to attend state-mandated remediation classes during Summer School, June 15-26, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily.  Truancy will be filed on students who do not attend.

Credit recovery will also be offered during Summer School for students who need to make up missing credits in required classes.  Breakfast and lunch will be provided for Summer School students, and buses will also run.

Contact the PHS Counseling Office (903-737-7400) for more information.


BlueTube Presents . . .

BlueTube, Paris High's weekly video news magazine, sets the stage for next week's round of STAAR tests.  We visit recent sports highlights in "Plays of the Week," offer tongue-in-cheek thanks to students who are testing while most seniors and sophomores get a holiday, and try to motivate future graduates to aim for Texas Scholars designation.  See past episodes on our BlueTube page.

Paris High School Mission Statement:

The mission of Paris High School is to equip each student with the knowledge and skills to be a life-long learner and productive citizen in an ever-changing world.

2013-2014 Texas Academic Performance Reports

2012-2013 Texas Academic Performance Reports
Note: Due to changes in legislation, the performance report formerly known as the Academic Excellence Indicator System (AEIS) report is now the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR).

2013-14 School Report Card

2012-13 School Report Card

2014-15 Campus Improvement Plan

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Happening Now at PHS
Students to be Recognized

Each month Paris High School recognizes a student who goes above and beyond the norm to help make the school a better place for learning.  Our latest honoree is junior Payton Barrios.  To learn more about the designation and see past winners, visit our Students of the Month page.

Moore Leaps to State

Senior Shawnte Moore placed second in the girls long jump at the Region 2-4A track meet Friday in Commerce to qualify for the state finals to be held May 16 in Austin.  Her top leap was 17 feet, 10.25 inches.  Read more

Events on the Cat Horizon

Baseball Playoffs.  The Wildcats play the Spring Hill Panthers in the first round of the Class 4A baseball playoffs.  Games 1 and 2 of the best of 3 series will be Friday in a doubleheader starting at 5 p.m., at PJC Hub Hollis Field.  Game 3, if needed, will be Saturday, 12 noon, at Spring High.

Young Performers Workshop.  Students in grades 3-5 will learn key acting skills when they attend his workshop on Saturday, May 30.  Download registration form.

CTE Coca-Cola Fundraiser.  Order your favorite Coca-Cola products and help Paris High students participate in Career and Technical Education student organizations.  Orders are due by May 11.  Download order form.

Current Weather
Current Conditions:
Partly Cloudy, 66 F

Wed - Thunderstorms. High: 77 Low: 65
Thu - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 81 Low: 68
Fri - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 84 Low: 67
Sat - Thunderstorms. High: 79 Low: 68
Sun - Thunderstorms. High: 79 Low: 66

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