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NL ISD Women's Football Clinic

NL ISD Women's Football Clinic

The North Lamar football program is holding a special “Women’s Football Clinic” on Thursday, July 30th from 6:30pm-8:30pm.  In addition to learning everything you ever wanted to know about football, women in attendance will be served great food and have a chance to win...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Grilling Burgers to Say Thank You to NL Peer Mentors

Grilling Burgers to Say Thank You to NL Peer Mentors

North Lamar High School Peer Mentors were treated to hamburgers and all the fixings for going above and beyond in mentoring students throughout the year.  The junior and senior mentors, who are carefully paired with students who have learning disabilities or who struggle in the classroom,...

06/08/2015 by eParisExtra
Stone Choir Earns Top Rating

Stone Choir Earns Top Rating

Stone Middle School Beginner Choir attended the Sandy Lake Funfest contest in Dallas on May 14 and received a 1st Division rating from all three judges.  Contributing to the choir’s success were members: Ellie Ables, Ivie Allmon, Ella Amis, Whitney Austin, Kami Bailey, Candace Bateman,...

06/08/2015 by eParisExtra
Officers Slated for 15-16 North Lamar Beta Club

Officers Slated for 15-16 North Lamar Beta Club

The new officers for the North Lamar High School Beta Club have been selected and will begin their duties in August for the 2015-2016 school year.  B eginning front row left are Kristen Hodges – secretary, Abby Lacey – president, Eric Shelton – vice president, and Brittany Nichols...

06/07/2015 by eParisExtra
Everett Recognizes Top AR Readers

Everett Recognizes Top AR Readers

Everett Elementary recognized the top AR readers this week for the 2014-15 school year. Pictured are Jackson Kirk, 2nd grade, and Raylee Mahon, 3rd grade, with librarian Lynnette Johnson.   ...

06/06/2015 by eParisExtra
 2015 NLEF Scholarship Recipients

2015 NLEF Scholarship Recipients

Fifty-six North Lamar graduates were awarded scholarships from the North Lamar Education Foundation (NLEF) totaling $41,250. Scholarship range from $500 to $2,000 and may be used at junior colleges, colleges, universities, and vocational and technical schools.  The 2015 recipients are: Tyler...

06/06/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Graduates Enlist in the Navy

North Lamar Graduates Enlist in the Navy

Trevor Burns, center, with Petty Officer Sam Money, left, Petty Officer Christopher Gault, right, andNLHS Principal Clint Hildreth, standing. Two 2015 North Lamar graduates have chosen to enlist in the Navy. Trevor Burns and Chase Allen will begin their careers in the military by joining other...

06/06/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Graduates Enlist in the Army

North Lamar Graduates Enlist in the Army

Craig Hale, center, with NLHS Principal Clint Hildreth and Army Recruiter Nicholas Royse. Three 2015 North Lamar graduates have been sworn in to support and defend the Constitution of the United State by joining the Army.  Jacob Mills, Craig Hale, and Joseph Daniels will all ship out this...

06/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Persuasive Speaking Seniors Leave Mark at State

Persuasive Speaking Seniors Leave Mark at State

North Lamar seniors, Seth Gurley, left, and Jared Chenevey, right, proudly represented North Lamar High School as they debated their way to earning  medals from the State UIL Speech and Debate Tournament in Austin.  In a tight-knit competition, Chenevey placed third in Persuasive Speaking...

06/05/2015 by eParisExtra
Getting a Jump on Enrolling for the 2015-2016 School Year

Getting a Jump on Enrolling for the 2015-2016 School Year

Aaron Parker Elementary and W. L. Higgins Elementary held a one day Kindergarten Round Up on Thursday, June 4 inviting prospective students and parents to meet teachers, tour the campus, and register early for the 2015-2016 school year.  Staff was on hand to help families fill out forms and...

06/05/2015 by eParisExtra
 Kiwanis Club Awards Scholarships to NL Seniors

Kiwanis Club Awards Scholarships to NL Seniors

Lydia Jimenez, Merilyn Campbell, and Makayla Herman, all North Lamar Key Club seniors, were each awarded a $500 scholarship from the Paris Kiwanis Club for their commitment to service in the school and community.  Each year the Kiwanis Club offers scholarships to seniors in the area Key...

06/04/2015 by eParisExtra
Bailey GT Students Present End of Semester Projects

Bailey GT Students Present End of Semester Projects

Fourth and fifth grade Gifted and Talented students at Bailey Intermediate presented end of the year projects to peers, guests, and family members.  The fifth grade students were given ‘Career Aspirations’ to research and present while the fourth graders each designed their own ‘Backyard...

06/03/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar to Hold One Day Kindergarten Round Up

North Lamar to Hold One Day Kindergarten Round Up

North Lamar ISD invites parents and students who will be entering kindergarten in the 2015-2016 school year to visit Aaron Parker Elementary in Powderly or Higgins Elementary on Thursday, June 4 at 8:30 a.m.  Campus tours will be given and teachers will be in their classrooms to meet...

06/01/2015 by eParisExtra
 North Lamar’s Art Standouts Recognized

North Lamar’s Art Standouts Recognized

Artists from North Lamar High School were recognized after entering in the 2015 Paris Art Fair competition.  Overall ‘Best of Show’ from all artwork categories was Shalen Haney with her acrylic painting titled “Jeremy”.  Other North Lamar winners whose media was acrylic include Gracie...

05/30/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Students Compete in Cultural Event

North Lamar Students Compete in Cultural Event

North Lamar High School students who are members of the Northeast Texas Organization of Language Educators (NET OLE) competed against others from across East Texas in the Foreign Language Competition at Texas A&M University – Commerce.  The students demonstrated their acquired foreign...

05/28/2015 by eParisExtra
 SHAC Recognizes North Lamar Poster Winners

SHAC Recognizes North Lamar Poster Winners

North Lamar’s School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) awarded winners of the “How do You Stay Physically Fit” poster contest.  Raynie Lewis from Everett Elementary was 1st place winner, Bryson Bates (pictured right) from Parker Elementary was 2nd place, and Logan Dority from Everett was...

05/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Aaron Parker Elementary Holds NEHS Induction

Aaron Parker Elementary Holds NEHS Induction

Aaron Parker Elementary held its National Elementary Honors Society (NEHS) induction for eight fourth graders on May 22.  Standing behind the ceremony table after signing the NEHS book beginning front row left are Cody Pierce, Camden Renfro, Riley Rutz, and Morgan Wharton.  In back are...

05/26/2015 by eParisExtra
ATPE Presents Scholarships to NL Seniors

ATPE Presents Scholarships to NL Seniors

Cheyenne Whitney and Reily Preston, both 2015 graduates from North Lamar High School, were presented scholarships from the North Lamar Chapter of the Association of Texas Professional Educators (ATPE) to help with their post-secondary expenses.  Preston is planning to attend Oklahoma City...

05/23/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Valedictorian and Salutatorian Try Their Hand at Radio

North Lamar Valedictorian and Salutatorian Try Their Hand at Radio

2015 North Lamar Valedictorian Ashlyn Watson and Salutatorian Lindy Norris were D.J.’s for the Day on Paris’s MIX 107.7 radio show from 7 to 9 a.m. Thursday morning.  T hey shared their school experiences and plans to attend college with DJ Angelina. Watson will attend Texas A&M...

05/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Head and Lacey Named NLISD Teachers of the Year

Head and Lacey Named NLISD Teachers of the Year

North Lamar ISD school board members helped serve drinks and dessert to administrators, teachers, staff, and spouses at a banquet Monday night to honor those who make a difference to students and co-workers throughout the year. Superintendent John McCullough recognized employees for their...

05/20/2015 by eParisExtra