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NL Students Present Findings on Graphs, Charts & Diagrams

NL Students Present Findings on Graphs, Charts & Diagrams

Each year students in Glynese McNabb’s Math Models class at North Lamar High School study graphs learning which diagram or chart best represents a certain set of data.  This year McNabb’s seventh period class came up with a set of survey questions that were then narrowed down to five. ...

04/07/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Research Projects are Learning Tools for Others

NL Research Projects are Learning Tools for Others

Everett 2nd and 3rd grade Gifted and Talented students presented their research findings on Australia to classes and visitors.  Projects ranged from the country’s unique landscape areas to its wildlife to the culture.  Guests were given facts sheets and questions to fill out from the...

04/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Pantherettes Defeat Paris in Crosstown Showdown

Pantherettes Defeat Paris in Crosstown Showdown

The North Lamar Pantheretts jumped out to an early lead on Paris and captured an 18-1 victory on Friday. North Lamar put up eight runs in the first inning, highlighted by Bill Jones three-run homer over the center field fence. Tanna Huie and Bailee Nickerson both had RBI doubles in the inning...

04/06/2015 by eParisExtra
2015-2016 Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Underway at NLISD

2015-2016 Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Underway at NLISD

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten registration roundup is underway at North Lamar ISD.  Parents may visit W. L. Higgins Elementary or Aaron Parker Elementary April 6 through April 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. to fill out the necessary paperwork for the 2015-2016 school year.  “Students...

04/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Panthers' Soccer Season Comes to an End

Panthers' Soccer Season Comes to an End

North Lamar boys came into the Area Championship game against Wilmer-Hutchins with nine seniors ready to continue their season. While they enjoyed success under first-year head coach Aaron Welch with a mid-season eight-game win streak that included an upset victory over a sixth-ranked opponent,...

04/06/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Students Remembering the Elderly at Easter

NL Students Remembering the Elderly at Easter

Members of the North Lamar Beta Club made their bi-annual visit to Paris Oaks to wish residents a Happy Easter.  The group spent their after-school time parading the halls of the assisted living facility and going door to door handing out candy.  T he club goes twice a year, Halloween and...

04/05/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Student’s Talent Leads to Hollywood Experience

NL Student’s Talent Leads to Hollywood Experience

Carly Cooper, a 6th grader at Stone Middle School, has been selected to participate in a once in a lifetime event call “The Celebrity Experience” this summer in Los Angeles, California. Cooper was one of 400 who auditioned earlier this year before a panel of judges in Irving, Texas.  She...

04/04/2015 by eParisExtra
 NL Students Skype with Australian

NL Students Skype with Australian

Wearing Aussie style hats and armed with questions, Everett Elementary 2nd and 3rd grade Gifted and Talented students Skyped with Australian Dan Wicks.  Wicks, who currently is getting his degree in Arkansas before moving back to his homeland, answered questions about Australia’s animals,...

04/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Inquisitive Mind Presents at State Science Fair

Inquisitive Mind Presents at State Science Fair

Heather Armstrong, a freshman Pre-AP Biology student at North Lamar High School, was among those who earned a place at the Exxon Mobil State Science and Engineering Fair this past weekend in San Antonio after placing 9th in the ‘Biological Category’ at the East Texas Regional Science Fair...

04/02/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Opens up District With a Win Against Atlanta

North Lamar Opens up District With a Win Against Atlanta

The North Lamar Panthers, like most teams in North Texas, haven’t been able to play their normal amount of games before district this season. The weather has caused cancellations all over the area. So, with only ten games under their belt, you could see some obvious areas in which the...

04/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Tanna Huie Helps Lift North Lamar over Atlanta in District Softball Action

Tanna Huie Helps Lift North Lamar over Atlanta in District Softball Action

Tanna Huie with a double in the fifth inning against Atlanta Friday night. Huie also had a home run for North Lamar in the 4-2 victory. The North Lamar Pantherettess came into Friday night’s game with Atlanta hoping the offense would wake up. After struggling against Pittsburg...

04/01/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar ISD Calendar for April 2015

North Lamar ISD Calendar for April 2015

Events and activities happening during the month of April at all North Lamar ISD campuses: Wed 1 NLISD Skip, Jump & Run Fund Raiser - NLHS STAAR Testing – English II - Parker 2015-2016 Head Start Registration - Stone Boys Track Meet @ Chisum - 4:00p NLHS Beta Easter Visit @ Paris...

04/01/2015 by eParisExtra
BBQ Benefit Supper for Aiden Walters

BBQ Benefit Supper for Aiden Walters

The North Lamar High School Pantherette Softball Team will host a benefit supper for six year old Aaron Parker student Aiden Walters on Friday, April 10 at 5:00 p.m. at the NL Softball Field.  The $5.00 meal includes a barbecue sandwich, chips, drink and dessert.  Donations will be...

03/31/2015 by eParisExtra
NLHS Theatre Dept. Earns Dallas Summer Musical Nominations

NLHS Theatre Dept. Earns Dallas Summer Musical Nominations

The Dallas Summer Musicals announced the nominations in 12 of 15 categories in the Sunday, March 29 edition of Dallas Morning News.  North Lamar High School senior Jared Chenevey (pictured) was nominated for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for his role, Cogsworth in Beauty and the Beast.  ...

03/30/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Drama Takes First Place at UIL District Competition

North Lamar Drama Takes First Place at UIL District Competition

North Lamar High School’s production of Twelfth Night took first place at the District UIL One Act Competition on Friday, March 27 in Texarkana.  Brandon Michael and Kallyn Burchinal were selected for the District Honorable Mention All Star Cast.  Brittany Birch (pictured) earned a...

03/30/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Band Skypes with Emmy Awarding Composer

NL Band Skypes with Emmy Awarding Composer

North Lamar’s high school band is gearing up for their UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Competition by receiving constructive criticism from the composer of the piece they have chosen to play for contest.  Julie Ann Giroux, who has published over 80 pieces for concert bands, listened to the...

03/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Bailey Reading Fair Winners Announced

Bailey Reading Fair Winners Announced

Much like a science fair where students independently research ideas or topics to learn about a specific field of science, a reading fair is designed to help students be creative while helping them develop an appreciation for reading.  Recently, Bailey Intermediate fourth and fifth grade...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Shows Support for Aiden Walters

North Lamar Shows Support for Aiden Walters

The North Lamar students, faculty, staff, and board members raised $8,162.29 for Parker kindergarten student Aiden Walters’ and his family this week.  Aiden was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor last week and has been since been receiving intensive medical treatment in Dallas. ...

03/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Students at Bailey Intermediate Celebrated Black History Month

Students at Bailey Intermediate Celebrated Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, Bailey Intermediate 5th graders in Toni Preston’s class spent a large part of February researching famous people who have made an impact on U. S. History. The students gathered information from books and the internet then narrowed their research down to one...

03/15/2015 by eParisExtra
Dinosaur George Exhibit was a Huge Hit

Dinosaur George Exhibit was a Huge Hit

Thanks to the Paris Area Arts Alliance, Lamar County students experienced a world-class traveling prehistoric exhibit of dinosaur fossils held at North Lamar High School.  Everett 2nd grader, Katherine Fendley, (top picture right) notices the different color of fossils that were formed by the...

03/14/2015 by eParisExtra