Paradise High School

Paradise High School

Red Ribbon Week Themes

Red Ribbon Week begins on Monday, October 24. Here are the themes for daily dress:

  • Monday - "Get Red of Drugs" - Wear Red
  • Tuesday - "Too Smart for Drugs" - Wear your favorite college team.
  • Wednesday - "Out Run Drugs" - Wear athletic gear – shorts, sweat bands.
  • Thursday - "Sock it to Drugs" - Wear crazy socks.
  • Friday - "Panthers are Drug Free" - Wear your Panther spirit gear.
  • UIL Academic Extravaganza October 27

    Our 3rd Annual PHS Academic UIL Extravaganza will be taking place this Thursday, October 27th, from 6:30 to 8:00 in the high school cafeteria. This will be a time for parents and students to become acquainted with what UIL Academics has to offer at the high school level. All the academic coaches will have a table set up there, so it will also be an opportunity for students to sign up for the events in which they think they would like to compete.

    There will be copies of the year's schedule available as well as permission forms for parents to fill out for the year. We'll also have dinner available that will include pizza, dessert, and drink.

    PHS Graduation Information is Posted

    The graduation location, date and time for Paradise High School are as shown below:

    Paradise High School Graduation
    Date: Saturday, May 27, 2017
    Time: 2:00 PM
    Location: Weatherford High School Jerry Durant Auditorium, located at 2121 Bethel Rd, Weatherford, TX 76087

    Project Graduation Receives Donation

    Paradise High School and Project Graduation would like to thank the Modern Woodmen for donating $2500 to Project Graduation.

    Picture Retake Day is Rescheduled

    School picture retake day at all campuses has been rescheduled for Wednesday, November 9.

    WCWC College Night November 1

    Weatherford College Wise County will be having their annual College Night on Tuesday, November 1, 5:00-7:00 pm.

    Details | How to register

    See You at the Pole Observed at Paradise

    On September 28, students from three campuses participated in the annual "See You at the Pole" event. SYATP was started in 1990 by teenagers in Burleson and is now observed in countries all over the world. We have a few pictures of the event here...

    Celebrity Chef Visits PHS

    Chef Amber Kohle, one of Mrs. Mask's former students from East Texas, came and spoke to her Foods and Nutrition classes on September 27. Chef Amber recently competed on Food Network's Cutthroat Kitchen and won. Amber spoke of her culinary training and her recent experience on the Food Network. Thanks to Mrs. McAsey for the photos.

    Rodeo Team Attends Chamber Luncheon

    On September 27, the PHS Rodeo team attended the Chamber Luncheon in Decatur and heard Brad Barnes speak. Mr. Barnes is the President and General Manager of the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo.

    Randa Taylor Crowned Homecoming Queen

    PARADISE-On September 23, PHS Senior Randa Taylor was crowned Homecoming Queen. She was escorted by Senior Austin Largent and was crowned by the 2015 Queen, Makenna Wise. We have photos of the event here:

    Coronation | Crowning Ceremony

    Big Crowd for Homecoming Parade

    A large number of people braved the heat on September 19 to see the annual Paradise Homecoming Parade. We have photos of the fun in these galleries:

    Beginning of parade through the queens' cars

    All other floats through the end

    Homecoming Court Named

    Here is the Homecoming Court for 2016:

    Queen Nominees (Seniors):
  • Alyssa Munoz
  • Alex Pye
  • Lexi Spidle
  • Randa Taylor

  • Princesses
  • Junior – Chelsey Skinner
  • Sophomore – Katelyn Blackstock
  • Freshman – Jenna Huitt
  • Volunteers Needed for Special Needs Baseball

    Wise County Special Needs baseball is in need of volunteers. They need baseball pitchers, a cheer team and other volunteers to help things run smoothly. They play on Saturdays from 9 am - 11 am and their first game is scheduled for October 1.

    This is a great opportunity to help them out, and earn volunteer hours for your clubs and organizations, as well your college resume. Contact Cristina Torres at 940-389-1743 or Jeri Kay at 940-577-1848. You can also reach them on their Facebook page Made 2 Thrive Texas.

    First Day of School is History

    Students returned to classes at Paradise High School on August 22. We have photos of the fun here...

    Caddell, Coaches Honored at August Board Meeting

    At the August 22 School Board meeting, PHS Senior Avery Caddell was honored for his state championship win in Headline competition. Also recognized at the meeting was Avery's Coach, Karen Bohmfalk and UIL Coordinator Megayla O'Rear. Thanks to Mr. Mathis for the photo.

    Dual Credit Textbook Information

    Ms. Headley's Classes

    Students who are enrolled in Ms. Headley's College English classes through TWU are required to purchase certain books for the class. Details are here...

    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 23, Paradise High School elected their class officers for the 2016-2017 school year:

    9th Grade Class Officers
  • President-Danae Meadows
  • Vice-President—Addy Ford

  • 10th Grade Class Officers
  • President—Ray Edwards
  • Vice-President—Grant Caddell
  • Secretary—Kendall Candioto
  • Treasurer—Hadleigh Anthony

  • 11th Grade Class Officers
  • President—McKeeley DuBose
  • Vice-President—Seth Rodriguez
  • Secretary—Siclaly Delgadillo
  • Treasurer—Blaine Gibson
  • Reporter—Hannah Pearson

  • 12th Grade Class Officers
  • President—Randa Taylor
  • Vice-President—Jordan Hall
  • Secretary—Avery Caddell
  • Treasurer—Austin Medlin
  • Reporter—Jamie Talley
  • Dual Credit Contacts are Here

    Do you have Dual Credit questions? Here are your contacts:

    Dual Credit History:

    Weatherford College Wise County


    Dual Credit Math or English:

    Texas Woman’s University

    Arissa Gaytan (Admissions Counselor)


    866-809-6130 (toll free)

    Weatherford College Moodle Link

    Students in Dual Credit courses through Weatherford College may access the Moodle 2 Classrooms link here. To log in, the student will need to know the user name and birthday to log in. The user name is provided by the instructor. Birth date password is using all 8 digits. For example, if your birthday is August 24, 1997, your password would be: 08241997.

    Online Chemistry Textbook

    Click here