Paradise High School

Paradise High School

Mitschke, Caddell are Homecoming Royalty

homecoming queen and king

On September 20, PHS Seniors Maddie Mitschke and Grant Caddell were crowned Homecoming Queen and King. We have photos of the activities here:

Coronation Ceremony | Crowning Ceremony

Homecoming Parade Draws Big Crowd

freshman class float

On September 17, a large crowd gathered for the annual Homecoming parade. We have photos of the fun in these galleries:

First half | Second half

Class themes for floats and hallways

Seniors - 70s
Juniors - 50s
Sophomores - 80s
Freshmen - 20s

Dress up themes that week

Monday - 20s
Tuesday - 80s
Wednesday - 50s
Thursday - 70s
Friday - Panther Spirit

Homecoming Court Announced

Here is the 2018 PHS Homecoming Court:

Freshman Prince - Kade Brackeen
Freshman Princess - Zoe Fontenot

Sophomore Prince - Trey Valentine
Sophomore Princess - Candice Green

Junior Prince - Jace Essig
Junior Princess - Ally Black

King Nominees - Grant Caddell, Nevan Graves, Jacob Robinson, Morgan Wilmoth

Queen Nominees - Tegan Cottrell, Maddie Mitchske, Aubrey Pearson, Maddi Terry

homecoming court group picture

Student Section Makes Impression at First Game

student section cheers at S&S game

On August 31, the student section did a great job of cheering the Panthers on the victory at S&S.

Schoenthal Honored as Teacher of the Month

Tracie Schoenthal is teacher of the month

Jennifer Stevens with JDS Realty is sponsoring a teacher every month for "Teacher of the Month". The winning teacher will receive a $50 gift card.

The August winner is Ms. Tracie Schoenthal! Tracie went above and beyond when she learned three days before students returned that she would be teaching a section of seventh grade science. Tracie graciously stepped up and hasn't missed a beat.

Subway Pregame Meal Order Form

See the Athletic Booster Club's Subway pregame meal order form here.

Traffic Flow Changes Revealed

Paradise ISD has implemented changes to the flow of traffic around the four campuses when dropping off or picking up students. See videos detailing each campus here:

Elementary | Intermediate | Junior High | High School

Georgia Helton speaks to faculty

Helton Gives Speech to Staff

On August 7, PHS teacher Georgia Helton had the honor of addressing the PISD faculty and staff as the most recent winner of the Jack Harvey Fellowship. Part of her program included recorded testimonials from Paradise graduates who recalled teachers who positively affected them.

Dual Credit Textbook Information

Mrs. Helton's English classes
ENG 1013 for 11th Graders (used both semesters)
https://www.amazon.com/Everyones-Author-2016-Update-Second/dp/0393617459.
The ISBN is 978-0393617450.

ENG 2013 for 12th Graders (Fall Semester)
https://www.amazon.com/Everyones-Author-2016-Update-Second/dp/0393617459.
The ISBN is 978-0393919639.

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.