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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
Prairiland FFA Students Attend Texas FFA Convention

Prairiland FFA Students Attend Texas FFA Convention

Students of the Prairiland FFA Chapter Received Lone Star FFA Degree Pictured from L to R: Beth Ann Dougherty, Kimberlee Allison, Madison Oats, Vivian McFadden, Carsyn Fernandez, Madison Story, Wes Woodard, Cole Wright, Garrett Clark and Allen Elliott Kimberlee Allison, Madison Oats, Beth Ann...

07/30/2016 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
Paris Wildcat Baseball camp to begin on June 13

Paris Wildcat Baseball camp to begin on June 13

Paris High School is hosting a baseball camp for ages 6 – 10 yrs old on June 13 – 14, 2016.  Time are from 10 a.m. until noon. A second camp for 11 years old or students entering the 9th grade  in the Fall 2016 will be held on June 15 – 16, 2016.  Time for this camp is also...

06/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Dylan's Drivers brings on new Executive Director

Dylan's Drivers brings on new Executive Director

Kaleb Jackson is the new executive director for Dylan’s Drivers.  “He is excited to be named the new director, and has already jumped in head first and so far it has been a very smooth transition,” said Ronnie Ballard Co-Founder of Dylan’s Drivers. Photo:  Kaleb and...

06/09/2016 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 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
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
Chisum High School awards assembly on June 1, 2016

Chisum High School awards assembly on June 1, 2016

Chisum High School will be having their end of the school year awards assembly on June 1, 2016. The times are: *10th Grade 8:10 a.m. *11th Grade 8:55 a.m. *12th Grade 9:50 a.m. *9th Grade 10:40 a.m For more information contact Chisum Independent School District...

05/28/2016 by eparisextra.com
Basketball Playoff Games

Basketball Playoff Games

Area high school boys basketball teams continue their playoff championships this weekend. The Paris Wildcats face Canton in Sulphur Springs on Saturday at 7pm. The North Lamar Panthers also play on Saturday in Sulphur Springs. The Panthers play Athens at 2pm. Roxton Lions playoff game versus...

02/26/2016 by eParisExtra
Chisum High School Key Club Members Attend Convention

Chisum High School Key Club Members Attend Convention

Misty Stotts, Bailea Branum and Ashlyn Price attended the Key Club Convention this past weekend.   Misty attended a scholarship interview. Bailea was awarded the Robert F. Lucas lieutenant governor highest distinguished award for her service in Key Club.  This is one of the most notable...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
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