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Paris Schools Archived News, August 2013

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Paris Honors Siwicki Family
 
The Thomas A. Siwicki Family was honored at the Big Orange Preview.  Mr. Siwicki was a beloved band director at Paris High School for many years.  The school's auditorium building is named in Mr. Siwicki's honor.  Click here to read more. 


Paris District Honors Employees at Luncheon
 
Karen Keller was the recipient of the prestigious Spirit of Education Award presented at the District Luncheon held Tuesday, August 13, 2013. Presenting the award is State Representative Sannie Overly.  Rep. Overly also presented the following awards:
     Pathfinder Award - Paris Elementary 1st and 2nd grade team
     Apple Awards - Stephen McCauley
     Global  Gateway Award - Prudence Daniell
Look for complete coverage of the awards presentation in the August 21st edition of The Bourbon County Citizen on the Paris School News page. 


Paris Brings In Renowned Author
Dr. Thomas Guskey, Professor of Educational Psychology at the University of Kentucky and author of eighteen books, was the speaker at Paris Independent Schools district-wide professional development. Dr. Guskey spoke about standard-based grading.

Paris to Host Marching Band Preview
The first annual Paris Preview Marching Band Invitational will be held on August 24th starting at 3:00pm.
The schedule of performance is as follows:
3:15 - Nicholas County Marching Band
3:30 - Rockcastle County Marching Band
3:45 - Powell County Marching Band
4:30 - Holmes High School Marching Band
4:45 - Marion County Marching Band
5:15 - Paris High School Band of Pride

Admission is $5 for students and adults and free for children 5 and under.
 


Important Back to School Information!
The beginning of school is just around the corner! Please make sure to mark these important events in your calendar!
Tuesday, August 20 from 1:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Preschool Open House, Preschool Center

Band Sponsors Fundraiser!
The Paris Band is selling chances to win a pair of 2013-2014 Lower Arena UK vs. Louisville Basketball AND Football tickets! Money raised will purchase a sound system for the band. Tickets can be purchased in the high school office or by contacting Jordan Williams, Band Director, at jordan.williams@paris.kyschools.us. Tickets are one for $10 or three for $25. Thank you so much for your support!


Notice from BOE
The Paris Board of Education Audit Report is available for public view at the Paris/Bourbon County Public Library.

Important Back to School Information!
The beginning of school is just around the corner! Please make sure to mark these important events in your calendar!
Tuesday, August 6 from 1:00 - 7:00 p.m.
PHS Scheduling Night with Mrs. Ogden
Drop by to view schedule and make any changes!
Monday, August 12 at 6:00 p.m.
Paris Middle School and Paris High School Open House
Monday, August 12 at 7:00 p.m.
Big Orange Preview, Blanton Collier Stadium
Tuesday, August 13 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Paris Elementary Open House
Tuesday, August 20 from 1:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Preschool Open House, Preschool Center