English Language Learners
Gifted & Talented
Receiving a Distinguished
of High School Students Enrolled in Career & Technology
College Bound/Post Graduate Students
Paris High School
Best High Schools
#200 out of 3,709
Lamar County Head Start
Paris Junior High
Travis High School of Choice
Bilingual Instruction provided to
LCHS, Givens, Justiss, & Crockett
FREE Breakfast & Lunch to ALL students as part of the Community Eligibility Program
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Culture & Climate...
Components that Create a Productive Learning Environment
Mutual respect between staff members and students
Availability of staff members for student academic success
Communication between schools and parents regarding student progress, rules, expectations
Encouragement and acknowledgement of student accomplishments
Friendliness and encouragement of parent and community involvement
The mission of the Paris Independent School District is to provide a quality education to a diverse student population enabling each to achieve full potential and become a productive citizen.
Active members of volunteers
in Public Schools
Capturing Kids' Hearts
Local Businesses and Orgnizations serving as Partners in Education members
Parent Portal Accounts
AIKIN AND JUSTISS
Parents and Students have
to Student Handbooks and Code of Conduct.
Click Here for Elementary Student Handbook
Click Here for Middle School Handbook
Click Here for High School Handbook
Click Here for Student Code of Conduct
We will have a learning environment that challenges and provides opportunity for all students to succeed.
We will continue to be fiscally responsible and financially stable.
We will continue building positive relationships with our community, media and families of the district.
Recruit and retain the most effective people by rewarding excellence and providing opportunities for continual growth.
Remain an academically high performing, leading and innovative school district that produces college and career-ready graduates capable of critical thinking and achievement.
Maintain a safe and secure environment for our students, staff and community.
Be a leader in education by providing outstanding facilities while remaining good stewards of our finances and resources.
Will continue to grow through competitive compensation to attract top educators and results-oriented employees who strive to increase student achievement.
Actively engage and partner with parents in the educational experience..
Enhance educational excellence and workforce development through collaboration with community partners.
Promote awareness and support of PISD’s vision to be a premier school district.
Facility & Support Operations...
Factors Neccessary for Supporting, Safe, Exceptional Schools Include...
Students Feel Safe At Home
Facilities are Clean, Well Maintained, Landscaped and Appropriate
Fresh and Nutritious Food is Served at School
Finances and Resources(Technology, Textbooks, other Learning Materials) are Handled Responsibly
Student Transportation is Reliable
(as of 4/30/2018)
Meals Served Daily
PISD Also Oversees Summer Food Service Programs for:
Also Trained in CPR, First Aid, and AED Certified, Responsible for providing security on all campuses
Anonymous online school safety reporting for students, staff, parents & community
Meals served during the 2017 Summer Feeding Program
General Fund Balance
June 30, 2017
2018 TAX RATE
Square Feet of Instructional Space Maintained daily by dedicate Building Maintenance Staff
Spent Annually for Rotating Maintenance Schedule on Replacement and Upgrades for All Campuses
Students Ride a School Bus on a Regular Basis
Classroom Technology at PISD Campuses consists of:
iPads, iPods, Document Cameras
Special Needs Buses
ACCESS ON ALL CAMPUSES
Spent on Technology Annually
Computer & Technology Devices Maintained
PHS offers 20
Clubs and Student Organizations
PJH offers 7
Clubs and Student Organizations
Multiple Clubs & Student Organizations at Elementary Level to build Leadership Skills
Opportunities for Students...
Support for a well rounded education should include...
Guidance for College/Career and Military Readiness
Variety of interesting Extracurricular Activities
Variety of Athletic Programs
Variety of Fine Arts Programs
After-School Academic Enrichment Programs
Participate in FPS
Advanced to State
Advanced to Internationals
of Paris High School Students participated in at least one of the following:
Athletics, Performance, Activity Courses, Academic UIL or Clubs
of paris junior high students participated in athletics, performance,
clubs and/or uil
Graduates Attending Top Universities
Year Olds Encouraged to vote
Paris High takes students on Court House visit
Participated Duke University Talent Search
Received State Recognition
AP Scholars with Honor
AP Scholars with Distinction
DUAL CREDIT/AP CLASSES OFFERED AT PARIS HIGH SCHOOL
AP English III &IV
Dual Credit English IV
Dual Credit Pre-Calculas
AP Calculus I & II
Dual Credit Biology
AP US History
Dual Credit US History
AP US Government
Dual Credit Spanish III & IV
AP Spanish IV
PJH offers two high school courses
CLASS OF 2018
MENTORING PROGRAMS INCLUDE
TOP-RANKED SPORTS PROGRAMS OFFERED
03 Cross Country
Award-Winning Fine Arts Programs Offered
02 Blue Tube
03 Band (State Qual.)
05 Drill Team
07 Flag Corp
08 One Act Play
Teaching & Learning...
Providing A Quality Education Includes...
High Expectations for All Students
Prepare for Career, Post-Secondary Education & Military
Increase Advanced Placement & Dual Credit Enrollment
Increase CTE Participation and Industry Certifications
Consistent Growth on State-Mandated Tests
High School Graduation Rate that Exceeds State Average
ACT/SAT Scores that Exceeds or on Pace with State and National Averages
All Endorsement Pathways Offered:
Arts & Humanities
Business & Industry, Multidisciplinary Studies, Public Service,
PHS 20.5 PHS 1083
State 20.7 TX 1019
of PISD Teachers Have More than 5 Years Experience Compared to 65% at the state level
of General Fund Allocated to Personnel Payroll
Retain High Quality Teachers
Train Staff to be Future Leaders
Provide Resources to be Successful
Recruit a Diverse Staff
of PISD Teachers hold a Masters Degree.
Academic Achievement in ELA/Reading
RECEIVED 10 TOTAL CAMPUS DISTINCTION DESIGNATIONS IN:
Academic Achievement in Social Studies
Academic Achievement in Science
Top 25% Student Progress
Top 25% in Closing the Performance Gap
Post Secondary Readiness
346 Enrollments in Dual
Credit Courses for a total of 1828 hours all paid for by the District.
7 Dual Credit Classes Offered at PHS and 3 CTE Courses offered at PJC
In 2018 PISD Spent $101,291.00 for Dual Credit Course Offerings at PHS
Seniors completed 12 or More Hours of
PISD PAYS FOR:
2 Dual Credit
TSI (Testing Site)
Traits a Paris ISD Graduate Should Possess Include...
Be Prepared to enter College, Technical Training, Military, and/or the Work Force.