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The 2023-2024 school year is the tenth year for Chris Vaughn to serve as Paris High School Principal.  Vaughn has 33 years' experience in public education and was principal of Clarksville High School for 8 years prior to accepting the top post at PHS.  He previously spent 11 years as a teacher/coach in PISD. While at Paris High School Mr. Vaughn has seen the campus be named to the list of top-ranked high schools in the nation for the past 7 years named “Best High School” by U.S. News and World Report, and this past summer Paris High School was named the 5th best high school among all high schools regardless of size in East Texas. 

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Paris High School
2255 South Collegiate Drive
Paris, Texas 75460


School Hours
8:20 a.m. -3:55 p.m.
7:50 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. (Tutorials)

Doors Open
7:20 a.m.

Phone: 903-737-7400
Fax: 903-737-7515

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