Weekly Announcements

December 5-9

Important Information

  • Our UIL teams travelled to Boyd last week to compete, and did an incredible job! While we are still awaiting official results for the grade level winners and overall winner, you can find the placings for our campus events here and all the elementary (2-5) events here. We are EXTREMELY proud of all who participated!
  • Our Limo to Lunch for students who sold 15 or more items during the fundraiser has been scheduled for Tuesday, December 6. Permission slips for this reward are due Monday morning.
  • We are excited to participate in Live Thankfully food collection for the 4th year in a row! The deadline to give is Friday, December 9. Please see below for information on how you can be a part of this special opportunity!
  • The Live Thankfully Party with a Purpose will take place Sunday, December 11, at the Decatur Middle School Multipurpose Building. Pre-party food sorting will take place from 1:00-4:00 with the bagging of groceries beginning at 5:00. Families are encouraged to attend together. We hope to see you there!
  • Robotics WILL meet after school on Thursday.
  • The PTO is hosting Santa's Shop again this year. Shopping opens Tuesday, December 6, and runs through Friday, December 9. Intermediate students are welcome to shop before or after school.
  • You can find December's lunch menu here.
  • Each Wednesday is College Day at the Intermediate. Students and teachers are encouraged to wear a t-shirt from their favorite university.

Live Thankfully

Schools and businesses across Wise County are collecting food for families in need this holiday season. Each class is assigned several items that they can donate so that we can package meals for families with school-aged children. Please bring the following items:
  • Worley/Mauk- instant mashed potatoes and stuffing mix
  • Cowling/Bragg- canned fruit (peaches, pears, mandarin oranges, pineapple, cranberry sauce)
  • Craig/Dial- canned veggies (corn, green beans, carrots, gravy, pumpkin, sweet potatoes)
  • Johnson/Read/Moore-cake/cookie mixes and instant pudding/jello mixes
  • Pike/Rockin' Reindeer- boxed mac & cheese and cornbread muffin mixes
  • Thompson/Morris/Excellent Elves- cranberry sauce

Anything you can give is greatly appreciated!

Ways to Stay "In the Know"

At Paradise Intermediate we want parents to be a part of our team! Here are some ways you can stay up to date on what is going on at our school. We encourage you to find something that works for you and check back often. We are always up to something new and exciting, and we'd love for you to be a part of it! Find out more here.