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  • student raising hand Our Vision:  

    PAISD will become a leader in Texas in continuous school improvement by offering to its students a quality education necessary for them to achieve academic excellence.

    Our Mission:

    Our mission, as the primary source of public education in the community, is to meet the unique educational needs of our diverse population by providing a comprehensive quality education for students of the Port Arthur Independent School District.


  • Vote Kadon Harrison for Mr. Texas Football Player of the Weekkadon harrison

    Kadon Harrison has been nominated for the Mr. Texas Football Player of the Week award, presented by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football and Wells Fargo in conjunction with the Advocare V100 Texas Bowl.


    Kadon is one of ten nominees for the weekly statewide award, which is 100% decided by fan voting.  The poll, located at www.texasfootball.com,  closes Friday at noon.  


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  • Early Childhood Screening at Wheatley

    Wheatley School of Early Childhood Education, 1100 Jefferson Drive, will hold their PPCD/Early Childhood Screening Friday, September 30th from 8:30-3 p.m. The screening will be for children ages two to four that may show evidence of a developmental delay or disability. Services are provided at no cost to families.

    For more information or an appointment, please contact the Wheatley campus at 984-8750 or Critty Wells-Barrett, Diagnostician, at 984-8776. 


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  • Foster Grandparent Program is Recruiting!

    The Foster Grandparent Program is trying to recruit volunteers from Port Arthur. We have 3 schools that don’t have volunteers and the others need more. Our Preservice training is September 12, 2016 and we are accepting applicants now for that training. Please visit www.setrpc.org for more information.


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