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Paris Schools Archived News, November 2012

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2011-12 Test Data Released - A Message from the Superintendent
State testing scores from last spring were released to the public today.  The scores will show how your child is performing in tested content areas and how the school is performing overall.  You may remember that the state’s assessment system changed significantly in 2012 with the adoption of new standards. 
Click here to continue reading Mr. Wiseman's message.  Click here to watch a video from Dr. Terry Holliday, Kentucky Commissioner of Education.   This links you to the Kentucky Department of Education website.  To view the video, click "message" under "What's Hot" in the blue box on the right hand side of the page.  The Lexington Herald Leader also ran an excellent article about the new testing standards.  Click here to read that article (published November 2, 2012).
Band Fruit Sales Begin   
Band Fruit Sales began Friday, November 2nd and will run until Monday, November 19th. In addition to the great fruit, the students will also be selling coffee and hot chocolate. Once again, they are offering online ordering. You may use your credit card when ordering online:
·        Go to www.lbg.org
·        Click the “Place Order Now”
·        Enter account number: KY10959 
·        Fill in the box marked “Please credit this purchase to:” section with the name of the person or student whom you want to get credit for your purchase. 
For more information, or to place an order, contact any band member or call Jennifer Allen at 859-987-2168 or email her at Jennifer.allen@paris.kyschools.us