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Juanda Bryant, Catie Whitehead, Georgia Vasilakis

PAISD Employees Receive Honors

Juanda Bryant, Georgia Vasalakis, and Catie Whitehead are this year's "40 Under 40", as selected by the Southeast Texas Young Professionals Organization, Greater Beaumont Chamber of Commerce and SoutheastTexas.com
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First Day of School 2018-2019

PAISD had a successful start of school this past Wednesday. Teachers and staff were fully prepared to educate and care for the children of Port Arthur. Click to view a few photos.
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Message from Dr. Porterie

Convocation marked the start of the 2018-2019 school year and Dr. Porterie has some motivation for PAISD
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Convocation 2018 - Photo Gallery

Convocation marks the start of the 2018-2019 school year for teachers and school staff. Click to see pictures taken during the event.

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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.