Paradise Elementary School

Paradise Elementary School

Take the Elementary Student Survey

Students at Paradise Elementary can take the school survey here...

May 2 Polite Panthers Named

These students were named as Polite Panthers at the May 2 Rise and Shine.

Mrs. Markum's Class Presents Rise and Shine

On May 2, Mrs. Markum's Kindergarten class presented the Rise and Shine ceremony. We have photos of the event here...

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Please join Remind (formerly Remind101) to have all elementary messages to come straight to your phone. Details are here.

Third Grade Presents Musical

On April 28, the third grade presented a musical called "Spring into Music." We have photos and a video of the fun here:

Photo Gallery | Youtube Video

Kindergarten Roundup Forms are Available

Paradise Elementary held their annual Kindergarten Roundup on April 25. See the forms here...

Panther Pride
Drawing Winner

Congratulations to the Panther Pride drawing winner, who was named at the April 25 Recognition Rally.

Box Tops Winners Named

These students were named box tops winners at the April 25 Recognition Rally.

Second Grade has Guest Reader

On April 20, the second graders at Paradise Elementary School had a visit from author Jay Fox, who read from his book, "There's a Dragon on My Bed." In addition to being a multi-sport athlete in high school, Mr. Fox is an accomplished actor, multi-lingual, a husband, father, and a cancer survivor. He is pictured with some of the students who enjoyed the event.

There were several guest readers in the other classes as well. See a photo gallery here.

PTO Donates Soccer Equipment

Thank you to the PTO for getting us soccer goals and balls. Special thank you goes to J. W. Smith for fabricating the soccer goals.

Students and Parents Enjoy Math Night

On March 28, Paradise Elementary held a math night that was fun for all who attended. We have links to the games that can be printed out and played at home and a photo gallery:

Go Fish, Memory Match, Going to Boston, Quick Stop

Multiplication War (with Dominoes), Think Big

War Playing Card Game, Kindergarten Yahtzee, Addition Crossout, Unlucky Seven

Photo gallery

Panther Pride Winner

Congratulations to the Panther Pride Drawing winner, who received her award at the March 21 recognition rally.

Box Tops Winners Named

These students named as winners in the Box Tops campaign. They received their awards at the March 21 recognition rally.

Student is Technology Teacher for an Hour

On March 7, Hayden served as technology teacher for an hour. He earned the award by accumulating the most Accelerated Reader points.

Student Wins Healthy Habits Award

Fit YOUTH held a "Healthy Habits" drawing contest. The drawing had to be about ways to be healthy by eating healthy foods and exercising.

Over 400 students in grades K-8th grade entered. Over 40 doctors, nurses, the CEO, physical therapists, and staff from Fit-Wise and many others voted and there were 13 winners and Mr. Kolson Jenkins was one of those winners. In his honor, Fit YOUTH is donating $100 to Paradise's PE department along with giving the school a poster of Kolson's drawing to hang up for all the school to see and a calendar with all the winning drawings.

Kolson will also receive a poster, calendars, and several other goodies. We are super proud of Kolson and want to encourage all of you to participate in this contest next year but most of all to eat healthy and exercise all your life!

Third Six Weeks Box Tops Winner

At the January 25 Rise and Shine, Paradise Elementary has announced their third six weeks box tops winner.

Paradise Wins UIL Academic Meet

Paradise Elementary hosted the District UIL Academic meet on December 3, and our students scored the most points. The results are posted here...

Principals of the Day Named

Second Graders Isabelle Valdez and Hallie Nelson recently served as Administrators at Paradise Elementary. Isabelle was Principal for a half day, and Hallie was Assistant Principal for a half day.

Isabelle
Hallie

Three Selected as Christmas Card Finalists

Three Paradise Elementary students were selected in the annual James Wood Christmas Card finalist. Pictured with Mrs. Gibson are Payton Tucker, Mackenzie Christensen and Landrie Waggoner.

Super Feet Awards Announced

The Super Feet Awards go to the following students:

3rd Grade
  • Cayson Stainton 6:51
  • Maddi Johnson 8:05

  • 2nd Grade
  • Brayden Clark 7:14
  • McKenzie Sanders 8:00

  • 1st Grade
  • Gage Brogan 7:43
  • Jewelya McCasland 8:39

  • Kindergarten
  • Logan Mundy 7:56
  • Makayla Hardin 9:25 (Not pictured)
  • Veterans Day Powerpoint is Here

    On November 9, Paradise Elementary included a tribute to Veterans in the Rise and Shine ceremony. See the presentation here...

    After-School Dismissal Procedures

    In order to promote a safe and orderly environment, Paradise Elementary has published a short set of dismissal procedures. See them here...

    Box Tops Can Earn Money for the School

    Send your box tops to earn money for our school! Put your child's name on the back for a chance to win a prize at the end of each 6 weeks! The class in each grade level wins an extra recess. Each box top is worth 10 cents. Since 2004, when our school began collecting box tops, we have earned $13,104! We have purchased trees for beautification, student incentives, made playground improvements, etc.!

    KEEP CALM and CLIP ON!

    For more information please visit www.boxtops4education.com.