STAAR Test Week
PHS students will join peers statewide in another round of STAAR End of Course assessments the week of May 2. Algebra 1 will be administered on Monday, Biology on Tuesday, and U.S. History on Wednesday. Students who are not scheduled to take the Algebra 1 test will receive a school holiday on Monday, while students who aren’t scheduled to take the Biology test receive a school holiday on Tuesday. All students will report to school on Wednesday.
The City of Paris is beginning work to widen Collegiate Drive between Clarksville Street and Jefferson Road. The project is expected to take five months to complete, and there may be times when local traffic is diverted to 24th Street on the west side of the Paris Junior College campus.
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Rules, procedures, and consequences detailed in the Paris High School Student Handbook are based on the Paris Independent School District Management Plan which, in turn, is based on PISD Board Policy. For your convenience those resources are available online.
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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 March 2016 Student of the Month is junior Dextiny Patrick.
Paris High junior Matt Cochran extended his tournament winning streak to seven when he captured the District 15-4A tennis championship in boys singles. Cochran advanced to regionals and beat last year’s state runnerup en route to a third-place finish. Read more.
Playoff Baseball. The Paris Wildcats, No. 3 seed from District 15-4A, face the Gilmer Buckeyes, the No. 2 seed from 16-4A, in the first round of the baseball playoffs next week. Check back for further details.