Students received their three-weeks academic progress reports on Tuesday during their second-period classes. The current grading cycle concludes with semester exams scheduled this Friday, Monday, and Tuesday.
All PISD campuses will be closed for the Christmas holidays beginning Wednesday, Dec. 20. School resumes with the second semester on Thursday, Jan. 4.
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Students at Paris High School have a variety of choices for life-enriching activities that extend beyond the classroom. Check out the following school-sponsored clubs and organizations by selecting the club link in the first column for details on membership and activities.
|Althea Garden Club||Crystal Henry||To pursue an interest in horticulture, civic beautification, conservation, flower arranging, and social etiquette||Female students|
|Backstage Players||Amy Burrows, Jayna Shull||To allow students to be involved in a variety of theatre activities inside and outside school||All students|
|BlueTube||Tim Taylor||To promote communications through use of multimedia via video editing, broadcasting, and Internet authoring||Students who have passed hands-on camera certification exam & written test on video production fundamentals|
|Crimestoppers||Malissa Chastain, Melanie Hodges, Joey McCarthy, Robert Milton
||To provide an anonymous tip line to help ensure that Paris High is a safe and secure environment for all students and teachers||All students|
|Future Farmers of America||Sydney Hines, Steve Tucker||To change lives and prepare students for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success||Any student currently enrolled in an agriculture class during the school year|
|Key Club||Clint Holleman||To teach leadership through serving the community and others||All students|
|National Honor Society||Crystal Henry||To recognize and encourage academic achievement and to develop characteristics essential to citizens in a democracy||Students in grades 11-12 who have maintained a weighted 3.8 GPA during their high school careers|
|Pan American Student Forum (Spanish Club)||Gloria Smith||To encourage a respect for all nationalities of the Western Hemisphere, to encourage the learning of Spanish as a medium of communication, and to serve as an example of what can be accomplished by individuals of different ancestry working together||Any student enrolled in Spanish or has completed two years of Spanish|
|Robotics & Engineering||Jodi Andoe||To provide opportunities for members to become successful and productive citizens, employees and leaders through participation in local, state, and national competitions and involvement in community service projects.||Any student enrolled in Engineering Design courses|
|Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica||Nancy Hudson||To recognize high achievement of students in the Spanish and Portuguese languages and to promote a continuing interest in Hispanic and Portuguese studies||Any student, grades 10-12, who has an average of 85 in the third year study of Pre-AP or AP Spanish|
|Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE)||Emily Steele||To encourage students who are interested in pursuing a career in education (teacher, coach, counselor, etc.)||All students|
Each month Paris High staff recognizes a student who goes above and beyond the norm of student expectations to help make the school a better place for learning. The November winner is sophomore Skyler Bryan. See monthly winners on our Students of the Month page.
A group of 13 Paris High students qualified for the state finals of various contests for the Texas Association of Future Eductors during regionals held recently in Pittsburg. Read more.
Paris High students (from left) Jake Freelen, Nick Leija, Nicholas Reed, Rhea Tabora, and Rowan Burns will advance to Area Choir auditions on Jan. 13 at A&M-Commerce as the result of pre-area auditions held recently. Read more.