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Chisum Elementary Students Honor Cancer Survivors

Chisum Elementary Students Honor Cancer Survivors

Students and staff at Chisum Elementary form an arrow to honor their own cancer survivors, school nurse Kay Landers and first grade teacher Judy Mason.  Arrows always move forward and they celebrated that Nurse Kay and Mrs. Mason have been able to move past cancer and forward in life. ...

10/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Elementary ALS Challenge

Chisum Elementary ALS Challenge

Students at Chisum Elementary held a Change Drive to support those with ALS. Students selected Superintendent Tommy Chalaire, Elementary Principal Wendy Ruthart, and Elementary Secretary, Amanda Pierce to have ice poured on them if we raised over $200.  Students brought in...

10/04/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Elementary Celebrates Grantparent's Day

Chisum Elementary Celebrates Grantparent's Day

Over 300 adults visited their grandchildren at Chiusm Elementary on Friday, September 5th as the campus celebrated Grandparent’s Day. Everyone enjoyed a hamburger meal and then shopped the Scholastic Book Fair. Pictured: William Cochran enjoys a hug from granddaughter, Harlee Cochran. ...

09/06/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Elementary Holds Career Day

Chisum Elementary Holds Career Day

Chisum Elementary recently held a Career Day for students. Among those who made presentations regarding their career of choice was Keyonie Frazee who presented her bee keeping skills (pictured right).  Wanda Armstrong explains cafeteria management and requirements from the department of...

05/14/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Elementary hosts annual science fair

Chisum Elementary hosts annual science fair

Chisum Elementary recently hosted its annual science fair. The top 3 placing students will represent Chisum at the Region VIII science fair on February 11 in Pittsburg, Texas. Those students were Summer Newsom, Jordan Leverett, and George Gribble. ...

02/04/2014 by Josh Allen
Guest reader for Veterans Day at Chisum Elementary

Guest reader for Veterans Day at Chisum Elementary

To celebrate Veterans Day at Chisum Elementary, former student and parent volunteer Shawntel Golden read America’s White Table to first and fourth grade students. Both of Shawntel’s children attend Chisum Elementary and her mother-in-law and siste- in-law are both employed by the...

11/12/2013 by eParisExtra
Chisum students pay to wear hats at school in support of breast cancer research

Chisum students pay to wear hats at school in support of breast cancer research

Chisum third grade students Payden Erwin and Julia Marrero pay $1 and get their hand stamped by 4th grade PAL Ian Shurbet, while Peyton Holland and Madison Jones do the same with 4th grade PAL Kristen Parson. Students paid $156 to wear hats all day. Funds will go to breast cancer research. ...

10/08/2013 by Josh Allen
OfficeMax honors Chisum 3rd grade instructor as outstanding teacher

OfficeMax honors Chisum 3rd grade instructor as outstanding teacher

Pictured (from left) is Mitchell Whitaker, Jr., Kaitlyn McCormach, Jennifer Sikes, Donna Conrad, Brittany Boswell, and Sarah Settle. (Submitted photo) Jennifer Sikes, 3rd grade language arts instructor at Chisum Elementary, was honored as an outstanding teacher as part of the 7th annual A Day...

10/03/2013 by Josh Allen
Chisum elementary students make donations to the 'Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive'

Chisum elementary students make donations to the 'Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive'

Postal employee Ed Johnson picked up donations from Chisum Elementary Kindergarten students, Daltry Barker and Tatiana Patt. Chisum students brought non-perishable food items all week to donate to the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. ...

05/12/2013 by Josh Allen
Radio personality reads to Chisum fourth graders

Radio personality reads to Chisum fourth graders

Angelina from Mix 107.7 read to Chisum fourth grade students in honor of Dr. Suess’s birthday and Read the Most from Coast to Coast. ...

03/07/2013 by Josh Allen
Chisum Elementary students complete DARE Program

Chisum Elementary students complete DARE Program

Fifth grade students at Chisum Elementary recently completed the DARE program learnign how to resist drugs and alcohol, and make good life choices.  Officer Bob Ricks and Pam Fry facilitated the program. ...

12/14/2012 by Josh Allen
Off-season Lady Mustangs give 'Jump Rope Performance' to elementary students

Off-season Lady Mustangs give 'Jump Rope Performance' to elementary students

Coach Margaret Skidmore brought some of her off-season Lady Mustangs to the elementary for a jump rope performance. They were demonstrating some tricks that can be done with various types of jump ropes. The elementary campus will kick-off its Jump Rope for Heart Campaign in February. Ashley...

12/13/2012 by Josh Allen
Kiwanis Club member reads to Chisum students in honor of Veterans Day

Kiwanis Club member reads to Chisum students in honor of Veterans Day

Shawntel Golden, member of the Paris Kiwanis Club, went and read to Chisum fourth graders today in honor of Veterans Day. She read the book “America’s White Table” by Margot Theis Raven. ...

11/12/2012 by Josh Allen
Chisum kindergarten class meets Johnny Appleseed

Chisum kindergarten class meets Johnny Appleseed

Intern Ms. Dillard, dressed as Johnny Appleseed, reads the book to Mrs. Weiburg’s kindergarten class in honor of the famous tree planters birthday. ...

10/01/2012 by Josh Allen
Chisum students display artistic flags in remembrance of September 11th

Chisum students display artistic flags in remembrance of September 11th

Students from Mrs. Norris’ first grade class at Chisum Elementary display their flags that were made from their hand prints, they did this in remembrance of 9/11. ...

09/13/2012 by Josh Allen
Chisum Elementary Students Celebrate Earth Day

Chisum Elementary Students Celebrate Earth Day

To celebrate Earth Day, Chisum Elementary wore green shirts on Friday, April 20, 2012.  The fifth grade students are helping spread awareness to the elementary students about the benefits of recycling paper bags by setting up bins to collect used paper bags.  The goal the fifth graders want...

04/23/2012 by eParisExtra
Elementary Teachers Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday with Students

Elementary Teachers Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday with Students

Friday, March 2nd Chisum Elementary students celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Third grade reading teacher, Lori Kelley, decorated her classroom door to greet her students.               Third graders were treated with an online read aloud of The Cat in...

03/06/2012 by eParisExtra
Students Compete in Regional Science Fair

Students Compete in Regional Science Fair

Chisum 5th grade students competed in the Region VIII Science Fair on February 16. It was the Regional Region VIII 2012 Science Fair held in Mt. Pleasant. All four students prepared a science experiment ….3 were chemical science and 1 was behavioral science. They received blue ribbons for...

03/02/2012 by eParisExtra
Elementary Student Makes Announcement Over Intercom to Enourage a Bully-Free School

Elementary Student Makes Announcement Over Intercom to Enourage a Bully-Free School

Brianna Rogers reads the bullying announcement over the intercom for students at Chisum Elementary.  Weekly announcements encourage students to stand against bullying in our school. ...

01/27/2012 by eParisExtra
Chisum Elementary Perfect Attendance Drawing

Chisum Elementary Perfect Attendance Drawing

All children who have perfect attendance are put in a drawing and at the end of the Quarter one name is drawn for the Wal-Mart gift card. Alex Gribble is our winner for the second quarter and is being presented the Wal-Mart gift card by our principal Wendy Ruthart. ...

01/20/2012 by eParisExtra