Financial Aid Meeting
Parents of graduates from the Class of 2018 should plan to attend an informative college financial aid meeting on Monday, Nov. 6, 5:30 p.m., in the library. Representatives from Paris JC will be on hand to offer tips for preparing for post-graduation, and the PHS counselors office will help fill out FAFSA forms for parents who bring their 2016 tax information with them.
The first nine weeks grading period ends Friday, Oct. 20, and academic progress reports will be distributed the following week. These reports determine UIL eligibility (no pass, no play). Tutorials are available each morning, 8:05-8:30 a.m.
Thursday Night School
Students who have excessive absences should plan to attend Thursday Night School to make up those absences. Download dates and further details.
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High school students face many daily challenges both inside and outside the classroom. The faculty and staff of Paris High provide many services to help students navigate those challenges. In particular, the Counseling Department offers an array of academic and personal counseling assistance to help students make informed decisions about college and careers.
Applications for most of the scholarship listings on this page can be picked up in the PHS Counseling Department; however, for some listings, students may be required to apply online. Look for specific scholarships with the nearest application deadlines to be listed first in order.
For a more thorough listing of available scholarships, visit:
Students new to Paris ISD may register for the 2017-18 school year beginning Monday, Aug. 7). Students will need to bring the following: