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Paris ISD
1920 Clarksville St
Paris, Texas 75460
Phone: 903-737-7473
Fax: 903-737-7484
Quick Tip Information

Quick Tip is a support system that allows students to communicate with school administrators. While the district already has many programs to help students deal with challenges such as bullying behaviors, stress, peer pressure, and family problems, Quick Tip helps break the code of silence often experienced by students because it allows them to report concerns to administrators anonymously.

IMPORTANT NOTE: This is not a crisis line. In cases of emergency, the site will direct students to call 911!

Welcome to Paris ISD


Wildcat Playoff Information

Kennedale vs. Paris
@ McKinney Ron Poe Stadium,
Friday , November 23rd @ 7:00

Tickets will be $7.00 for Adults and Students @ Gate
No Presale Tickets

Passes Accepted: Senior Citizens; District 6-4A & 7-4A;  THSCA and TGCA

We are the HOME team


Thank you for supporting our team!


Thanksgiving Holiday Break


All PISD campuses will be closed Monday, November 19, through Friday, November 23, so that students and staff may spend some extended time with family and friends.  Classes will resume on Monday, November 26.



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PHS Repeats as Silver Award Winner

PHS Repeats as Silver Award WinnerParis High School has been named a Silver Award winner in the U.S. News’ Best High Schools rankings for the second straight year.

The magazine ranks high schools throughout the nation based on four criteria: student performance compared to state averages, performances by disadvantaged students, graduation rates, and college readiness.

PHS Silver Award winner 2017For the 2018 list, PHS was ranked 200 among all Texas high schools (including magnet and college preparatory schools) and No. 2,256 nationally.  The top 500 schools nationally (top 2%) in the rankings based on college readiness received Gold Awards, while the next 11% received Silver Awards, and the next 16% were awarded Bronze Awards.  Approximately 71% of all schools were unranked.

Among Texas high schools, 73 received Gold Awards and 155 received Silver.  PHS was the only high school in Region 8 (northeast Texas) to receive a Gold or Silver Award.  For more information on the rankings visit the U.S. News website.

The state changed its accountability rating system five years ago to one based on STAAR end of course testing (from the previous TAKS testing system).  Over those five years, PHS has earned 24 distinctions of a total possible 31 which ranks first among Region 8 high schools.


Paris ISD News
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Justiss Elementary School honors our nation’s heroes
Justiss Elementary School held their annual Veterans Day program and brunch to honor and thank our veterans who have served in times of peace and conflict. The Veteran's Day Program is an Annual ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 11/16/2018
Source Page: Paris ISD News

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Paris ISD ‘Stuffed The Bus’ for Food Pantry
Paris Independent School District employees competed in a ‘Stuff the Bus’ stuffing drive and it was a complete success.  District employees donated 3,085 boxes of stuffing for the Downtown Food ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 11/13/2018
Source Page: Paris ISD News

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Governor declares October 2018 as Principals Month
Paris ISD principals were recently recognized and celebrated by the Board of Trustees for the many roles they fulfill in our schools and beyond. Through a proclamation, Governor Greg Abbott named ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 11/13/2018
Source Page: Paris ISD News

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Paris ISD Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month
Every year Paris ISD joins the rest of the country to observe National Hispanic Heritage Month—a celebration of the diverse cultures and riveting histories of the people in this country with ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 11/09/2018
Source Page: Paris ISD News

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PHS Choir students selected for All-Region Choir
 Nineteen Paris High School choir students attended UIL region choir auditions at North Lamar High School on Oct. 6.  The students performed sections of songs in German, Latin, and English, and ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 10/25/2018
Source Page: Paris ISD News


Paris ISD Mission Statement

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, responsible citizen.

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