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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Proud to be known nationally for its students' academic accomplishments, Paris High School celebrates a long tradition of high academic achievement, strong enrollment in advanced level classes, an outstanding fine arts program, and real-world relevant Career and Technical Education courses. Both the faculty and administration strive to serve the needs of all students by providing a well-balanced academic curriculum, a wide variety of high quality electives, innovative technology integration and application, and numerous extracurricular-based academic opportunities. Individual student needs are analyzed continually so that each student can be successful in a rapidly changing society, thus course offerings vary accordingly.
A wide variety of course offerings designed to meet the needs of students with different learning abilities and interests are available to students at grades 9-12. In addition to regular courses, College Board Advanced Placement and Paris Junior College Dual Credit courses allow students to earn college credits prior to graduation from high school.
Course descriptions, along with information relating to Graduation Requirements/Options; General Academic Information; Advanced Academic Programs, including Dual Credit and Advanced Placement courses; and Career and Technical Education, are included the Paris High School Course Description Handbook.
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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.
Wildcats Come Home. After spending the first three weeks of the 2017-18 boys basketball season on the road, the Paris Wildcats continue a long homestand Monday when they host the Greenville Lions for three games in the Wildcat Gym. The freshmen game tips off at 5 p.m. followed by JV (about 6:30) and varsity (8). The Cats will host Mount Pleasant Thursday, Dec. 21, before taking time off for the Christmas holidays.