Events Scheduled for May
Here is a summary of the events that are scheduled for the month of May at Paradise Junior High:
-6th grade - 8:30 AM
-7th grade - 10:00 AM
-8th grade - 2:00 PM
Students Enjoy Panther Challenge
PJH had their turn at Panther Challenge during the morning of May 17. We have photos of the fun in these galleries:
Final Exam Schedule is Set
Final exams for students in grades 6-8 will begin on June 4. See the exam schedule here...
iSchoolBox Available for Students and Parents
There is a new app available for the Elementary, Intermediate, and Junior High campuses. iSchoolBox is a free app available in iTunes and the Android store. Simply search for iSchoolBox Free. Click here if you are on an iOS device. Click here if you are using an Android device.
Once the app is installed, enter Paradise ISD in the search field and select the campus you are interested in following. The campus can then be added to your favorites list for easy access in the future by clicking the star in the top right corner.
Students Enjoy Yearbook Signing Day
On May 15, students at Paradise Junior High received their yearbooks and had a signing party in the cafeteria. We have photos and video of the event here...
7th Graders Create Poetry
Students in Mrs. Woodard's English classes wrote "Concrete poems" and drew them on our sidewalks on April 16. We have a photo gallery of some of their work here...
Math and Science Team Finishes Well at State
SAN ANTONIO-On April 6, Paradise sent a large group of students to the competitive math and science meet, and the Paradise team placed 2nd overall in 2A. A summary of how our students finished can be found on our math and science page.
Edwards Wins Grand Champion at WC Fair
DECATUR-Paradise sixth grader Ray Edwards earned the Grand Champion award with his steer Freckles. Ray earned this award at the Wise County Youth Fair in March.
April Counselor's Newsletter Posted
Mrs. Ford posts a regular newsletter that contains helpful tips for Junior High students and their parents. See all of the newsletters here...
PJH Students Win Awards
Several students from PJH competed in academic and art contests at the State Junior Beta Club convention in Grapevine. Faith Blankenship finished first in jewelry design and Cade Candioto finished fourth in talent. Austin Medlin finished first in the state in Math and has qualified to represent Paradise at the National competition in Mobile, Alabama in June. Photos courtesy of Mrs. McAsey.
Paradise Takes First at City View
WICHITA FALLS-On February 23, Paradise sent a group of students to the Math and Science meet at City View Junior High. Paradise took first place in the Sweepstakes. Details are on our Math/Science page.
PJH Does Well at District UIL Meet
PONDER-On February 21, Paradise Junior High competed in the district UIL Academic competion and finished third overall. Results in PDF format are here...
Issue Ten of the Panther Prints is Here
Issue Ten of the Panther Prints is out. This online paper is published by Mrs. Woodard's iPad News class. See it here...
Students Express Themselves Through Art
Students in Mrs. Smith's sixth grade art class started the new semester off with a project in which they had to describe themselves.
Math/Science Students Win Awards
AZLE-On January 19, Paradise participated in the Math and Sciene Meet that was held at Forte Junior High and several students won awards. Details are on our Math and Science page.
Drama Classes Put on Play
Students in Mrs. Broussard's sixth and seventh grade drama classes did a great job of putting on "Romeo and Juliet, Paradise Style." We have a photo gallery of the seventh grade play here...
Staff vs. Students Basketball Game is a Hit
On December 21, the Student Council and Beta Club sponsored a basketball game between the students and the staff. We have photos of the fun here...
Student Council Offers Named
President: Ashton Ferguson
Vice President: Brysen Broussard
Secretary: Collin McBride
Treasurer: Jrake Russell
Sixth Graders Use iPads in English Class
In Mrs. Woodard's Sixth Grade English class, students were observed using their iPads to do a lesson.
Seventh Graders Learn about Plants
On September 19, Mrs. Edwards had her seventh grade Ag Science students use their iPads to learn an interesting lesson about plant structure.
PISD Accepting Donations of Supplies
The Counselor's Office at Paradise Junior High is accepting donations of school supplies. Supplies that are needed the most are detailed in this document.
PJH Faculty Gets Busy at In-Service
At the August 22 in-service, the PJH Faculty and Staff posed for photos during a Teaching Workshop. Photo gallery.
iPad Handbook Added
A handbook for iPad use has been added to the website. Click here to see this pdf document.