Paducah Public Schools

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Congratulations, Paducah Head Start!Paducah Head Start Receives a School Readiness Quality Improvement Grant
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Congratulations, Paducah Middle FootballCoach Hedges, Players Receive Kentucky Middle School Football Assn. Honors
Coach Hedges and Players
PTHS Soccer Night
PT vs Mayfield on the field
Three-Peat!PPS Foundation Tops Paxton Charity Fundraiser for Third Year
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PTHS vs. Union County Tonight at 7:00 PM
PTHS vs. Union County Tonight at 7:00 PM
PTHS football will play Union County in Round 2 of the KHSAA football playoffs. Game time is 7:00 PM at McRight Stadium.  Read More...
Fristoe Signs Baseball Scholarship With Mississippi State
Fristoe Signs Baseball Scholarship With Mississippi State
Paducah Tilghman High School senior Jackson Fristoe signed a letter of intent to play baseball for Mississippi State University at a signing ceremony held at PTHS on November 13. 

Fristoe is ranked by Perfect Game and Prep Baseball Report as the number one 2020 baseball player and right-handed pitcher in Kentucky. This past summer, Jackson was selected as one of 80 high school players in the country to participate in Major League Baseball and USA Baseball’s inaugural Prospect Development Pipeline League and was selected for Perfect Game National, East Coast Pro and Area Code Games. 

This spring will be Fristoe’s sixth year on Paducah Tilghman’s varsity baseball team.   

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Paducah Tilghman Seniors Patel and Lambert Named Heisman Trophy Trust Scholarship School Winners
Paducah Tilghman Seniors Patel and Lambert Named Heisman Trophy Trust Scholarship School Winners
Paducah Tilghman High School seniors Bailee Patel and Samuel Lambert have been named School Winners in the Heisman High School Trophy Trust’s Scholarship Program. The Heisman High School Scholarship Program honors the nation’s most accomplished, community-minded high school senior athletes. By inviting students from schools across the country to share their stories of leadership and impact, the program aims to inspire all students to harness their potential, push their limits, and use their talents not only to advance their own futures, but to improve the communities and world around them.

From an applicant pool of thousands of high school scholar-athletes graduating with the class of 2020, more than 3,600 have been named School Winners.
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Clark Leadership Project Collects Halloween Candy Wrappers for "Trick or Trash" Project
Clark Leadership Project Collects Halloween Candy Wrappers for "Trick or Trash" Project
We are pleased to announce that 100% of our Clark Elementary student body participated in a "Trick or Trash" Leadership Project. This leadership project was designed to be shared alongside Rubicon Global’s “Trick or Trash” campaign in which specially-designed recycling boxes for candy wrappers were donated to Clark Elementary ahead of Halloween 2019. Students were encouraged to bring their wrappers to school and put them in the box, directly contributing to the circular economy.  Read More...
Tilghman Wins Chemistry Competition
Tilghman Wins Chemistry Competition
PTHS placed 1st overall in the team competition at the 49th Annual Murray State Chemistry Scholarship Tournament. Kate Criner and Ryan Chua had the 3rd and 4th highest scores, respectively, of all the competitors. The team consisted of ( l to r) Kate Criner, Lillian Wisner, Maxx Besaw, and Ryan Chua and are coached by Shelley McGregor. 

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Upcoming Events

Nov
15
PTHS Football vs. Union County
Round 2 of the KHSAA Football Playoffs
Friday, November 15, 2019
Nov
16
PTHS Boys Basketball vs. PRP at Grayson County
jvb, vbscrimmage 
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Nov
18
Paducah Board of Education Meeting
Monday, November 18, 2019
Nov
19
Paducah Middle Basketball at Graves (7B/8B)
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Nov
19
Paducah Middle Basketball vs. Graves (7G/8G)
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Nov
21
Paducah Middle Basketball at Inman, IL (7G/8G)
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Nov
21
Paducah Middle Basketball vs. Inman, IL (7B/8B)
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Nov
21
PTHS Academic Team vs. Graves County
McCrackenCalloway 
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Nov
21
PTHS Bowling vs. McCracken
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Nov
22
Paducah Academic Team at WKAA Academic Bowl
at WKCTC
Friday, November 22, 2019
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