Saturday, October 19, 2019

Paris High School Archived News, October - December 2015

Art Department Travels to UK
  Ms. Vanessa Wright's art classes attended the "See Art" experience hosted by the University of Kentucky's art department. Students took classes related to ten different art majors at UK and experimented with all types of art media and supplies alongside other high schools from all over the state.  Follow us on Facebook at Paris High School - Kentucky to view the complete photo gallery.

JKG Teacher Recognized
  Congratulations to Mr. Stephen McCauley who received the High Performer Award and was recognized for being an outstanding Multi-Year Specialist with Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG).

Haunted House Fun
Pictured are members of the Key Club who participated in helping out Paris Elementary with their Fall Festival. Members put on a "spooktacular" performance for those who attended their Fall Festival on October 24, 2015. Pictured from left to right: Jayden Cunningham, Eva Saylor, Tyler Baldwin, Jack Park, Brejaya Johnson, Brian Cruz, Kiara Garrard, Akhira Umar, Khatirah Malik, and Louella Fields.

Key Club Installation
The PHS Key Club was excited to meet  Governor Chuck Fletcher and Lt. Governor Kendra Skidmore at the Kiwani's Club Installation dinner on October 26, 2015. Pictured from left to right: Jazmin Perez, Lt. Gov. Kendra Skidmore, Gov. Chuck Fletcher, Khatirah Malik, Kiwani's Club Sponsor Christie Overman, Anne Park, Kiara Webster, Louella Fields, and Faculty Sponsor Samantha Roy.

JKG Visits Ramset
Mr. Stephen McCauley's JKG class toured Ramset, a local Paris industry.  A big thank you to Judy Tucker for helping to make this great experience happen.

Greyhounds are District Champs!
Congratulations to the Paris High School football team who defeated Bishop Brossart Friday evening to win the district championship! This is the first district championship since 2001 and the first undefeated district championship since 1984. Congratulations to Coach Brian Washington and the Greyhounds who are now 9-0. They are off this Friday evening before returning home on October 30 for senior night.  Visit Paris High School Athletics on Facebook to view more pictures from Friday night's game.

Key Club Elects Officers
Congratulations to newly elected Key Club officers!  Pictured above from left are President, Jazmin Perez, Vice President, Kiara Webster, Secretary, Khatirah Malik, Treasurer, Anne Park and Editor, Louella Fields.

Key Club Sponsors UNICEF Drive
Paris High School Key Club members just kicked off their Trick or Treat for UNICEF on October 2, 2015. They will be raising money that will go to benefit women and children to receive lifesaving vaccines in countries where these vaccines are rare. If you would like to donate, please see any of the members above, or the front office has a box as well!

Extra, Extra!
  High School students in Mr.Daniel Perea's class created a newspaper written entirely in Spanish. Visit us on Facebook to read the complete version of the newspaper.

Expansion of the Universe
Students in Mrs. Colleen White's science class used a balloon to investigate what happens to galaxies (dots) as the balloon inflates.

Accuracy and Precision Lab
  Students in Mrs.Colleen White's science class participated in a hula hoop contest and determined accuracy and precision from the data. Dontez, Aaron and Stewart were the winning team.

Homecoming Queen Crowned
  Congratulations to senior Marenza Dray who was crowned 2015 Homecoming Queen during halftime of the Paris vs. Berea football game.  Visit Facebook to view the complete photo gallery of homecoming events.

PHS Football News
  The date of Paris vs. Bracken County football game has been changed.  Paris will play at Bracken County on Thursday, October 1, 2015.  Game time is 7:30 p.m.