PJH students have an opportunity to attend spring field trips in May. 7th grade students will go to Celebration Station in Mesquite on Wednesday, May 16, and the cost of the trip is $25. 8th grade students will go to Six Flags on Friday, May 18, and the cost of the trip is $60. In order to be eligible to attend, students must meet ALL of the following criteria: 1) student must have no more than 2 full days of ISS between the dates of April 16 and the day of the field trip; AND 2) student must have passed ALL subjects for the 3rd Nine Weeks OR be passing all classes on the 6 Weeks Progress Report for the 4th Nine Weeks (will be sent home on May 3); AND 3) student must be present each day of STAAR testing during the week of May 14-17. More detailed information is available in the permission form below. An itinerary will be sent home with students two days before the trip.
All field trip money and permission forms must be turned in by Tuesday, May 8. Payments can be made beginning March 8 as long as the balance is paid in full by May 8.
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Paris ISD – there’s an app for that!
Paris Independent School District launches mobile application to reach on-the-go parents
Paris ISD recently announced the launch of its Paris ISD App, an all-in-one information source for parents, students, staff and community members. The app was developed specifically to provide direct access to the district’s most sought after information in the most convenient format—your mobile device.
The app is free and can be downloaded by searching for Paris ISD in Google Play for Android and in the Apple App Store for iPhone.
· Calendar information including the ability to select settings for specific school calendars and district calendar
· Lunch menus
· Staff directory
· PHS Athletics pages
· Secure access to parent online systems for checking grades and lunch balances
· Secure access to staff online systems for AESOP and TEKS for Teachers
Setting Up the App
After installing the app, go to "settings" and turn on the campuses from which you would like to receive notifications, etc. It's that easy!
“Our mobile app will help everyone stay up-to-date on information,” said Superintendent Paul Jones. “It’s another example of our commitment to reach parents through all possible channels, as we know that in order for families to get involved in school activities and functions they must first be informed of them.”
At PJH, we feel that using planners is a tool to help students stay organized and teach responsibility. It also provides a way to communicate between school and home. Planners are available for purchase ($5 each) in the main office. Students are required to have their planners every day, every period, so please get in the habit of asking to see your child's planner.
Paris ISD has partnered with SchoolMessenger Notification System to provide timely communication to parents and staff members. If you have a child attending Paris ISD, you are automatically in the School Messenger database and will receive phone notifications. In order to enhance our ability to accurately deliver information on general interest activities and campus and district emergencies, we kindly request that you create your own contact preference profile. To access SchoolMessenger Contact Manager parent page please click here.
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PJH students are invited to attend a series of 4 Super STAAR Saturdays that include hands on and computer activities designed to help students prepare for upcoming STAAR tests. Super Saturday sessions are from 9:00 a.m.-Noon. Students who plan to attend need to sign up in the office by the Wednesday before each Super Saturday. Students who attend will be entered into weekly drawings and into a grand prize drawing and gift certificates. Students must have their own transportation to Super Saturday, but breakfast, snacks, and transportation home will be provided. Students should report to the PJH cafeteria by 8:45 a.m. Click here for dates and more information.
PJH students will have the opportunity to attend spring field trips in May. In order to attend, students must meet field trip criteria. Click here to view or print the parent letter and permission form, which also contains field trip information and criteria. Field trip money and permission forms are due by May 8.
Would you like to receive important campus reminders and emergency notifications via text? Sign up today for our free Remind group by texting @pjhpar to 81010. It's quick and easy! Please note that the Remind group is reset each school year. ALL parents and students will need to resubmit information for the 2017-18 school year.