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Mustang PALS stock at Downtown Food Pantry

Mustang PALS stock at Downtown Food Pantry

Mustang PALS Kason Fortner and Gavin Baggett stock green beans at the Downtown Food Pantry recently. The PALS  will conduct a Food Drive over the holidays between Thanksgiving and Christmas for needy families. Now they know where their items will go and to supply food for those do not have...

09/13/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum Elementary Grandparent's Day Luncheon

Chisum Elementary Grandparent's Day Luncheon

On Friday Chisum Elementary celebrated Grandparent’s Day in conjunction with the opening of the Fall Book Fair. The school lunchroom always invites grandparents and family members to have lunch with their child on this special day.  Today, 78% of the student body had someone visit them...

09/11/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum book drive going strong - still time to donate

Chisum book drive going strong - still time to donate

Children’s Hospital in Dallas will receive hundreds of children’s books donated by students at Chisum Elementary. Tim Somerville, grandpa of first grade student, Jacob Todd, arrived for Grandparents Day with a crate full of new and gently used books. Pictured with Tim and Jacob are...

09/10/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum Elementary conducts book drive for Children's Hospital

Chisum Elementary conducts book drive for Children's Hospital

The Chisum Elementary Mustang PALS are conducting a Book Drive for new or gently used books for Children’s Hospital in Dallas. Accepting books are PALS Alondra Knelsen and Kason Fortner.  Donating is 4th grader Daniel Kerley and 2nd grader Alex Tovar. The drive will go for about 2...

08/31/2016 by eparisextra.com
Kroger donates school supplies to Chisum ISD

Kroger donates school supplies to Chisum ISD

Chisum Elementary recently received 11 crates of much needed school supplies donated from the Paris Kroger store. Kroger employees, Meghan Lindsey and Kristi Cochran (left to right) brought the supplies out to the school and accepting the supplies are 5th grade Mustang PALS, Case Chalaire,...

08/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Dealing with bullying - Helping bullied kids and teens this school year

Dealing with bullying - Helping bullied kids and teens this school year

Unless you’ve directly experienced bullying, you may not realize just how devastating it can be, especially to a child or teenager.  As well as being deeply hurtful, bullying can leave anyone feeling frightened, angry, depressed, and totally undermined.  But bullying should never be...

08/15/2016 by eparisextra.com
Back to school transportation safety

Back to school transportation safety

With the start of a new school year fast approaching, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reminds all drivers, students and parents to put safety first in school zones and near bus stops. Students travel to school by a variety of means: school bus (the safest means of...

08/14/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum ISD sets new tax rate

Chisum ISD sets new tax rate

A motion was made by Larry Rickman and seconded by Matt Patterson at the Monday night Chisum ISD School Board meeting to approve the adoption of an order authorizing the issuance, sale, and delivery of Chisum ISD unlimited tax school building and refunding bonds, series 2016. Along with the...

08/10/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum ISD Board to discuss bond bids tonight

Chisum ISD Board to discuss bond bids tonight

The Chisum Independent School District Board of Trustees will meet tonight at 5:45 at the Administration building. On the agenda tonight, board members are expected to act on the adoption of an order authorizing the issuance, sale and delivery of Chisum ISD unlimited tax school building and...

08/08/2016 by eparisextra.com
United Way of Lamar County hosting community wide school shoe drive

United Way of Lamar County hosting community wide school shoe drive

The United Way of Lamar County is collecting new (or like new) athletic shoes and sneakers to be given to local children in need. Shoes are the most frequently requested item from local school counselors who work with UWLC, and shoes are needed throughout the school year.  Over 7200 children...

08/04/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum ISD lunches going up in price

Chisum ISD lunches going up in price

Chisum Independent School District Board of Trustees met this week and approved raising lunch prices by .10 cents. The board made the decision based on lunch prices of the statewide issued formula.  CISD was slightly less than the formula. “All prices are the same district wide,”...

07/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum ISD Board of Trustees to meet today - discussion of lunch prices

Chisum ISD Board of Trustees to meet today - discussion of lunch prices

The Chisum ISD Board of Trustees will be today at 5:45 p.m. in the Chisum ISD Administration building. Several items on the agenda are:  Staff hires during the summer and a discussion and consideration of lunch prices for the 2016-2017 school year. To view the full agenda click here. ...

07/18/2016 by eparisextra.com
Inner Fire Volleyball Camp - July 18 - 20

Inner Fire Volleyball Camp - July 18 - 20

Sulphur Springs Head Volleyball Coach, Justin Maness will be hosting the Inner Fire Volleyball camp at Paris High School July 18 – 20, 2016. The camp is a 3 day, 4 hour a day (8 a.m. – noon) camp and the cost is $80 per camper.  The camp is for incoming grades of 9th through 12th...

07/01/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum Summer Camp schedule

Chisum Summer Camp schedule

As students and parents  get ready for the upcoming summer break, the Chisum Mustang Athletic department would like to invite you to take advantage of their Summer Camp opportunities. Below is a schedule of each camp: See more at:...

06/04/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum Elementary to donate to Parker Lee Project

Chisum Elementary to donate to Parker Lee Project

Chisum Elementary Mustang PALs Jamie Froese and Taylor Henry display a $500 check they are donating to the Parker Lee Project. Froese and Henry along with other PALS wanted to be of assistance to families with disabilities.  They sold bracelets with the message, “Stay Strong” on...

06/03/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum High places well at UIL State Academic Meet

Chisum High places well at UIL State Academic Meet

 Recently Chisum High School was represented very well at the UIL State Academic Meet.  These students and sponsors have put in countless hours during the week and weekends to achieve this great honor. Awards are as follows: UIL Social Studies–Silver Medal (2nd in State) Brandon...

06/03/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Wildcat football camp - June 6-8

Paris Wildcat football camp - June 6-8

Paris Independent School District will host a Wildcat football camp for incoming 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grade students. Dates for the camp are June 6 – 8 at Wildcat Stadium from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. each day. Cost is $15 per student and each camper will receive a camp t-shirt. For more...

06/02/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Lady Cat Annual Volleyball Camp slated for June 15-17

Paris Lady Cat Annual Volleyball Camp slated for June 15-17

Paris Independent School District will be hosting their annual Lady Cat Volleyball Camp again this year from June 15 – 17, 2016. During this camp, campers will learn the basic fundamentals of the game of volleyball and go through various drills to develop their skills.  They will get a...

06/01/2016 by eparisextra.com
Career Day at Chisum Elementary

Career Day at Chisum Elementary

“I want to be just like you when I grow up.” This was a common phrase used by students who wrote thank you notes to presenters for Career Day at Chisum Elementary on Friday, May 20, 2016.  First through 5th graders learned from some of our own staff in the roles they fill to make...

06/01/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris High Wildcat & Ladycat 2016 Soccer Camp

Paris High Wildcat & Ladycat 2016 Soccer Camp

 On June 10, 2016, Paris High School will be hosting a soccer camp.  Learn the skills of dribbling, passing, shooting, goal keeping, trapping and more. The first session from 8 -10 a.m. is for grades 1 through 4. The second session from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. is for grades 5 through 9.  The...

06/01/2016 by eparisextra.com