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Wildcats boys basketball teams (9/JV/V) play pre-district games at Hugo, OK
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

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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, part of the School Messenger notification system employed by the district, was explained along with the Student Crimestoppers program in a recent student assembly.  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.

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Paris 66, Hope (AK) 55

Cats Stay Unbeaten in Basketball

The Paris Wildcats continued their perfect start to the 2014-15 boys basketball season by capturing their second straight tournament title with a 66-55 win over Hope, AK, Saturday at the New Boston Gunslingers Classic.  Seljah Johnson scored 33 points in the title game and was named to the all-tournament team along with teammates Jared and Jordan Embry.  Read more.

Tournament Schedule

Monday, Dec. 29
Pool Play, 9:30 am-8 pm

Tuesday, Dec. 30
Pool Play, 8 am-12:30 pm
Bracket Play, 3-7:30 pm

Wednesday, Dec. 31
Bracket Play, 8 am-12:30 pm
Finals, 2-3:30 pm

Download Pool Schedule
Download Brackets

Guaranty Bank & Trust

Paris Holiday Invitational

The fifth annual Guaranty Bank & Trust Paris Holiday Invitational returns to the Wildcat Gym Dec. 29-31 with a full 16-team varsity boys field.  This rising star on the East Texas basketball landscape features area powers Clarksville, North Lamar, and Paris facing top competition from Texas and Arkansas.  Mark your holiday calendar now and plan to attend this can't-miss event over the Christmas break.  Participating schools:

  • Pool A: Devine, Dallas Gateway, Paris, Willis
  • Pool B: Farmersville, Lufkin Hudson, North Lamar, Waskom
  • Pool C: Ferris, Henderson, Hope (AK), New Boston
  • Pool D: Clarksville, Mabank, Red Oak Life, Teague

Thanks to our Tournament Sponsors

Guaranty Bank & Trust Chamber of Commerce Hiring Partners Richard Drake Construction
Portable Storage Solutions Paris Orthopedic Clinic Collard’s Gutters Toyota of Paris
Sanitation Solutions Lamar Companies LLC Anytime Fitness Collegiate Shoppe Tony’s Tuxes Coldwell Banker Donnie Crutchfield
Dairy Queen David’s Meat Market Ballard Insurance Screen Graphics
Daughtrey Lawn Service Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen William Sporting Goods Roadhouse
Taco Casa Chicken Express Scholl Bros. Bar-B-Que Subway
Sirloin Stockade Jay Guest Mac’s Vending  


BlueTube Presents . . .

BlueTube, Paris High's weekly video news magazine, enlists some of Santa's elves to produce this final show of the 2014 year.  We discover some incredibly talented administrators already in the holiday spirit, review our top Plays of the Week, and present "The 12 Days Before Christmas Break."  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 go above and beyond the norm to help make the school a better place for learning.  Our November honoree is senior Jazlyn Pipkins.  To learn more about the designation and see past winners, visit our Students of the Month page.

VFW Essay Winners

Paris High seniors Kaileb Williamson (left) and Matthew Draeger placed second and third, respectively, in the Voices of Democracy essay contest sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars.  They pose with their English teacher Sandra Strom.

School Record Swim

A 2005 school record was shattered by more than two seconds in the girls 200-yard medley relay by (from left) sophomore Shelby Wilson, junior Cheyenne Plummer, freshman Reagan Stone, and senior Avery Clement.  They set the new standard during prelims of the TISCA Invitational meet in Frisco.

Cats Make All-District Football

Quez Allen was named Offensive MVP and Jordan Williams Defensive MVP as this year's District 7-4A-1 football team was announced.  Read more.

Events on the Cat Horizon

Holiday Break.  With the first semester closing out Dec. 18 with final exams, PHS students will enjoy a prolonged holiday break before resuming classes on Tuesday, Jan. 6.

Current Weather
Current Conditions:
Cloudy, 45 F

Fri - Cloudy. High: 49 Low: 41
Sat - Partly Cloudy. High: 51 Low: 39
Sun - Partly Cloudy. High: 55 Low: 42
Mon - Partly Cloudy. High: 62 Low: 42
Tue - AM Clouds/PM Sun. High: 53 Low: 36

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