Paradise High School FFA

Paradise FFA

Project Show January 6

The Paradise Project Show will be held on Saturday, January 6. More details will be posted soon.

FFA Brings Home Banners from District Banquet

On December 4, the Paradise FFA Chapter brought home 18 banners, the most of any school in the district.

Gibson to Be Featured by AgTexas

PHS Senior Blaine Gibson will be featured as an AgYouth of the month for December 2017. The AgYouth program is sponsored by AgTexas.com.

Students are Successful at District LDE Competition

On November 8, our FFA students competed in the District LDE competition in Bridgeport. We had a very successful night! This is the most teams Paradise has ever gotten into the Area Contest. We had 34 kids competing and 29 advanced to area! Paradise was also the District Sweepstakes Runner-up behind Decatur. We are super proud of these students. Here are the results:

Ag Advocacy, 2nd place Banner Winner, Area Qualifier
Gracie Oates
Candice Green
Lucy Ruiz
Mariah Kirbie

Ag Issues, 2nd place Banner Winner, Area Qualifier
Mariah McKinley
Rosie Ruiz
Courtney Cathey
Tegan Cottrell
Magen Stinnnett

Greenhand Chapter Conducting, 1st place Banner Winner, Area Qualifier
JJ Horner
Dustin Meadows
Callie Davis
Kyler Kelsey
Lauren Moon
Kayden Loggins
Kendyl Adams

Green Hand Skills, 2nd place Banner Winner, Area Qualifier
Kade Aberl
Hunter Aberl
Carson Carpenter
Levi Goodman

Green Hand Quiz, 1st place Banner Winner, Area Qualifier
Dustin Meadows
Callie Davis
Kayden Loggins
Kyler Kelsey

Job Interview, 7th place
Jayden Moody

Public Relations, 2nd place Banner Winner, Area Qualifier
Emily Stephens
Hallie Ramos
Mariah McKinley
Laura Livesay

Broadcasting, 1st place Banner Winner, Area Qualifier
Aubrey Pearson
Autumn Mundy
Clint Demmitt

Senior Creed Speaking, 12th place
Gracie Oates

Senior Quiz, 5th place
Blaine Gibson
Danae Meadows
Jayden Rottman
Laura Livesay

Green Hand Creed Speaking, 2nd place Banner Winner, Area Qualifier
Kirsten Patterson

Senior Skills, 3rd place Banner Winner
Jaxon Yates
Lakon Yates
Brandon Bowling

Senior Chapter Conducting, 2nd Place Banner Winner, Area Qualifier
Blaine Gibson
Danae Meadows
Mariah McKinley
Clint Demmitt
Autumn Mundy
Aubrey Pearson
Emily Stephens

PHS Does Well at LDE Contest

On October 27, Paradise FFA competed in the State Wide Invitational Leadership Development Event (LDE) Contest at Weatherford College. Some contests had up to 30 teams from around the state entered in the competition. Here are the results:

Ag Advocacy - 5th place
Ag Issues - 5th
Green hand Chapter Conducting - 3rd
Green Hand Skills - 3rd
Green hand Quiz - 2nd
Job Interview - 11th
Public Relations - 10th
Broadcasting - 1st
Senior Creed Speaking - 9th
Senior Quiz - 8th
Green Hand Creed Speaking - 14th
Senior Skills - 10th
Senior Chapter Conducting - 8th

Paradise placed 5th overall in the sweepstakes. The top 3 in each category received very large banners, and Paradise won 4 of them.

On November 8, we will compete in our District competition to try and qualify for Area.

FFA Members Perform Flag Duties

During football season, students from the Paradise FFA chapter performed flag-raising duties while the National Anthem was played. Before the October 27 game against Ponder, sophomores Gracie Oates and Mariah Kirbie had the honors.

Paradise Does Well at State Event

On June 8, Paradise FFA had four students and one alumna competing at State Proficiency Records. Here is a summary of how our students placed:

Kendall Lisle, 4th in Swine
Ray Edwards, 2nd in Wildlife
Ray Edwards, 1st in Natural Resources, STATE CHAMPION and NATIONAL QUALIFIER, $1,000 Scholarship.

Lone Star Degree Awards
Blaine Gibson
Aubrey Pearson
Ray Edwards
All 3 were recognized at State Convention in July.

American Degree Awards
Kaitlyn Gibson, who will be recognized at National Convention in October.

Chapter Awards
Paradise FFA: Golden Horizon Winner and Superior National Chapter Award

Get Paradise FFA Messages from Remind

The Paradise FFA chapter now has a Remind (formerly Remind101) account. Join now to get messages from this busy organization. Click here for details.