Paradise High School

Paradise High School

Homecoming Parade is a Hit

On Monday night, the annual Homecoming parade was held. We have photos of the fun in these galleries:

First half | Second half

Parade Float Results

Class floats
4th place: Seniors
3rd place: Sophomores
2nd place: Freshmen
1st place: Juniors

Best of the best

Most spirited: Varsity football and Emeralds Drill Team
Most original: Spanish Club
Special shout outs: Soccer and peewee football floats and Intermediate StuCo
Cutest ever: the little girls on ponies at the end of the parade
Best Overall: Tied between Junior float and Freshman float

Homecoming Nominees Named

Here are the Homecoming nominees for 2017:

Freshman Princess and Prince – Candice Green and Trey Valentine

Sophomore Princess and Prince – Megan Aldape and Matthew Eisen

Junior Princess and Prince – Breanna Beggs and Morgan Wilmoth

Queen Nominees – Hannah Beth Pearson, Rose Powers, Hunter Rogers, Chelsey Skinner

King Nominees - Tyler Clemens, Corbin McBride, Bridger Skogberg, Tryston Webb

Homecoming Dress Themes Announced

Homecoming week is September 18-22. Here are the themes for each day:

Monday - "Home for the Holidays" - Wear any holiday attire

Tuesday - "Home Run" - Sports Day

Wednesday - "Homies" - Match with yo squad

Thursday - "Home Away from Home" - Tourist attire

Friday - "There’s No Place like Home" - Panther Spirit wear

PHS Begins School Year

Paradise High School began their school year on Thursday, August 17. We have photos of the fun here.

Dual Credit Textbook Information

Ms. Headley's ENG 1013/1023
ENG 1013/1023 textbook:
Everyone's an Author by Andrea Lunsford et al (ISBN 978-0-393-61745-0)

Ms. Headley's ENG 2013
Beowulf translated by Seamus Heaney
No Fear Shakespeare: The Tragedy of Macbeth
John Milton's Paradise Lost in Plain English by Joseph Lanzara
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley (any version)
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor
Coleridge Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

Mr. McMurry's Class
Seniors taking the dual credit Physical Science course through Weatherford College taught by Mr. McMurry are required to find and purchase their textbook. The textbook is Conceptual Physical Science Explorations, 2nd Edition, by Paul Hewitt, John Suchockoi, and Leslie Hewitt.

Mrs. O'Rear's Class
Students who are enrolled in Mrs. O'Rear's Dual-Credit College Algebra/College Trigonometry class through TWU are required to purchase this book, which will be needed on the first day of class.

Class Officers Elected

On May 22, Paradise High School elected their class officers for the 2017-2018 school year:

9th Grade Class Officers
President--Mia Caddell
Vice President--Parker Burross
Secretary--Krista Richey
Treasurer--Jana Messenger
Reporter--Hailey Holt

10th Grade Class Officers
President— Wyatt Reeves
Vice President—Danae Meadows
Secretary—Kennedy Schneck

11th Grade Class Officers
President—Kendall Candioto
Vice President—Madison Mitschke
Secretary—Mercedes Carrillo
Treasurer—Olivia Murphy
Reporter—Hadleigh Anthony

12th Grade Class Officers
President—Seth Rodriguez
Vice President—Hannah Pearson
Secretary—Blaine Gibson
Treasurer—Siclaly Delgadillo
Reporter—Ashley Gravely

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