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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 Teacher Katherine Cass is Finalist for Texas Elementary Teacher of the Year

Chisum Teacher Katherine Cass is Finalist for Texas Elementary Teacher of the Year

Katherine Cass, a fourth-grade reading and social studies teacher at Chisum Elementary School, is advancing as one of three finalists for Texas Elementary Teacher of the Year. She learned at a recent district-wide assembly of faculty and staff she had won Region 8 Teacher of the Year. “You...

09/02/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Students Challenge Administrators to Ice Bucket Challenge

Chisum Students Challenge Administrators to Ice Bucket Challenge

Payden Erwin, Kevin Edwards, and Serena Whatley hold donation jars while Grayson Gage donates money for the ALS Challenge. PALS, a group of student leaders at Chisum Elementary, have challenged Superintendent Tommy Chalaire, Elementary Principal Wendy Ruthart, and Elementary Secretary Amanda...

08/31/2014 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 Students Raise Money for Breat Cancer

Chisum Students Raise Money for Breat Cancer

Lexxie Capers and Emma Boutwell made necklaces and sold them in honor of Chisum employees who have had breast cancer. Pictured with the girls are Judy Mason, first grade teacher and school nurse Kay Landers, cancer survivors.  Money donated will be used to help those with serious illnesses. ...

05/06/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Studetns Learn About Election Process

Chisum Studetns Learn About Election Process

Candidate Mike Ford with Chisum Fourth Grade students This week, fourth grade students have been learning about the election process. We have been using our local school board election as an example. Candidate Mike Ford stopped by to answer some questions written by the kids. Pictured with Mike...

05/03/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum High Key Club Members Recognized

Chisum High Key Club Members Recognized

Misty Stotts andBailea Branum At the Key Club Convention held April 24-27 at Dallas, Bailea Branum won an award for her accomplishment as a Lieutenant Governor of the TX-OK District. Misty Stotts won the leader of leaders award for her service to Key Club. Chisum High School Key Club was...

05/01/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum High Students Receive Superior Ratings at VASE Art Contest

Chisum High Students Receive Superior Ratings at VASE Art Contest

Metz Branch Chisum High School students Metz Branch and Roy Rojas received Medals for a Superior Rating, which is the second highest award, for their art at the State VASE art contest this weekend. The boys also received two patches for their letterman jackets for their success at Regionals...

04/07/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum ISD Education Foundation Banquet

Chisum ISD Education Foundation Banquet

Chisum ISD will be holding their annual Education Foundation Banquet on April 12, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at the high school. The Banquet features a live and silent auction, musical entertainment by high school students, and a catered meal. Come out and support Chisum ISD students and enjoy a good...

04/04/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Project Graduation Mulch Sale

Chisum Project Graduation Mulch Sale

Project Graduation at Chisum High School will be holding a Mulch Sale in the Parking Lot of Paris Towne Center (Marabeau Shopping Center) on Saturday April 5th from 7:30am-2:30pm or until sold out. Proceeds will be used to provide a safe and fun environment that is drug free for Chisum Seniors...

03/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum High School Sophomore All State Clarinetist

Chisum High School Sophomore All State Clarinetist

Michael Edenhoffer On Saturday, February 15, 2014, Chisum High School sophomore clarinetist Michael Edenhoffer performed with the Association of Texas Small School Bands’ All State Symphonic Band.  Edenhoffer was selected to perform following rigorous auditions at the region, area, and state...

02/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Student Calli West Winning Streak at Livestock Shows

Chisum Student Calli West Winning Streak at Livestock Shows

Calli West with her Grand Angus 1st Place Winner at the Ft. Worth Livestock Show and Rodeo. Chisum Jr. FFA member Calli West was a first place winner at the 2014Ft. Worth Livestock Show and Rodeo. She is pictured here  with her Grand Overall Angus Heifer, Grand Jr. Division Angus...

02/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Students Place in the Ft. Worth Livestock Show and Rodeo

Chisum Students Place in the Ft. Worth Livestock Show and Rodeo

Several Chisum ISD students participated and placed in the 2014 Ft. Worth Livestock Show and Rodeo. First was Tyler Hicks with his Shorthorn heifer at the 2014 Ft. Worth Livestock Show and Rodeo. They placed 6th in the Jr. Shorthorn Heifer Show. This is also a Ft. Worth Scramble heifer that...

02/18/2014 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
Chisum Middle School wins District UIL championship for 17th consecutive year

Chisum Middle School wins District UIL championship for 17th consecutive year

In early December, Chisum Middle School competed in the 15AA District UIL competition and came home with a 1st Place Trophy, marking their 17th consecutive win as UIL Champions. “We are very fortunate to have such a dedicated group of students and staff who work hard to keep this record...

01/25/2014 by Josh Allen
Chisum 2014 graduating class plans Feb. 1 fundraiser

Chisum 2014 graduating class plans Feb. 1 fundraiser

The Chisum class of 2014 Project Graduation will have a fundraiser (ACTS) at 6 p.m., Feb. 1, at the high school. ACTS is an Art and Crafts silent auction, Talent showcase and Supper. The art and crafts will contain homemade items created by Chisum High School seniors. The talent showcase will...

01/24/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum Football All District Players

Chisum Football All District Players

Chisum ISD is honoring several athletes in football that were voted to the All-District teams.  The following is a list of football players who are being awarded for their outstanding performance this fall: Football Offense 2nd Team Runningback – Jared...

12/13/2013 by eParisExtra
Four Chisum students are named Academic All-State

Four Chisum students are named Academic All-State

Sydney Floyd, Karlee Hall, Kinsey Hutto, and Macy Tisdell — all Chisum High School seniors — were recognized as Academic All-State by the Texas Girls Coaches Association. In order to be eligible for this students must be graduating seniors, have an overall grade point average (GPA)...

12/13/2013 by Josh Allen
Chisum students return to state for 3rd straight year

Chisum students return to state for 3rd straight year

Left to right: Rebecca Monson – Reporter, Trent Evans – Secretary, Amelia Preston – Sentinel, John Herrmann – President, Maygen Kelley – Vice President, Metz Branch – Treasurer, and Sydney Floyd – Student Advisor The Chisum FFA Senior Chapter Conducting...

12/11/2013 by Josh Allen
Chisum and Paris school districts closed on Monday; two-hour delay at Prairiland

Chisum and Paris school districts closed on Monday; two-hour delay at Prairiland

Due to the winter storm over the weekend, hazardous road conditions and many still experiencing power outages, Chisum and Paris school districts have announced that all of their campuses will be closed on Monday, December 9. Paris ISD has also announced a two-hour delayed start on Tuesday,...

12/08/2013 by Josh Allen