Friday, March 23, 2018

Paris Middle School Archived News, May 2012

President's Education Awards Presented at Promotion Ceremony
The President's Awards for Educational Excellence were presented at the 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony held on May 24, 2012.  Congratulations to Marenza Dray, Austin Beamon, Peyton Mathes, Timothy Hartley, Nicholas Leer and Taylor Everage for receiving the award. 

Daughters of American Revolution Award Presented at Honors Day  
  Ms. Jane Duncan presented the DAR Citizenship Award to Peyton Mathes during the Awards Ceremony held on March 24, 2012.  The award is given based on character, scholarship and patriotism. 

Awards Day Scheduled for Thursday, May 24
Paris Middle School will hold an Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 24, 2012 in the Siwicki Center for Fine Arts Auditorium from 8:30 - 9:45 a.m.
Edens Edge Performs Concert at PHS


Paris Middle and High School were excited to host country-pop-folk trio, Edens Edge, in concert on Thursday, May 17, 2012. The concert was a reward for winning the "Cell Phones for Soldiers" contest held earlier in the school year. Also sponsoring the contest and the concert was local Chevy dealer, Dan Cummins Chevrolet. Seven lucky students were selected to participate in a "meet and greet" with the band before the concert.  Students received a signed t-shirt, hat and CD. The concert was performed for the high school and middle school student bodies.  Click here to view the complete photo gallery.

Washington D. C. Trip Approved for 2012-13 

Parents of current 6th and 7th grade students are encouraged to attend an informational meeting about next year's school trip to Washington D. C.  The meeting will be held on Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. in the Library. 

Paris Middle SBDM Council Set for 2012-13 School Year
Congratulations to Chris Jones and Marcius Garr who were elected as Paris Middle School parent representatives for the SBDM council for the 2012-2013 school year.    Rounding out the council are teacher representatives, Bill Kissick, Chris Reed and Jennifer Steele.  
WWII Hero Honored in Cadet Parade

Retired Lt. Colonel Kenneth T. McFarland, a World War II veteran, served as the grand marshal for the fourth annual 'Parade of Cadets' in Millersburg on Saturday, April 21, 2012.  Lt. Colonel McFarland is the great grandfather of Paris Middle School eighth grade student and Cadet Corp member, Cadet Sgt. Matthew Puryear.  Matt follows a long-standing family tradition as he is a fourth generation member of the armed services.  Click here to view the story that aired on Channel 36  WTVQ.