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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The faculty and staff of Paris High appreciate your support and welcome your input. For your convenience, this section includes a staff directory of names, duties, and email addresses. Also, all teachers are expected to maintain pages on this site which communicate their lesson plans for the upcoming week. While lesson plans are subject to change, they are designed to provide students and parents with a quick outline of class activities and resources.
The For Staff Only page is provided for the convenience of PISD employees. User names and passwords may be required to access many of the links provided at this page.
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 this week. Game 1 will be Friday, 6 p.m., at Atlanta. Game 2 will be Saturday, 11 a.m., at Atlanta with Game 3 (if needed) to follow 30 minutes after completion of Game 2.
CTSO Banquet. Students involved with Career and Technical Skills Organizations will be honored for their accomplishments in this banquet held on Friday, 6 p.m., in the cafeteria.