Degrees and Certifications:
B. S. Forestry from Texas A & M University Composite Science Certification from U. T. El Paso M. S. Forestry from Stephen F. Austin State University
I received my bachelor of science degree in forestry from Texas A&M University in 1982. I received my composite science teaching certificate in 1985 from the University of Texas at El Paso. I received my master of science degree in forestry in 1990 from Stephen F. Austin State University.
I am married, and my wife is also a science teacher. We have four chidren, one boy and three girls who are grown and living their own lives. Our youngest has just begun her senior year of college at Brandeis University in Massachusetts. We are both originally from El Paso, Texas and enjoy visiting family there. My interests include camping, fishing, astronomy, philosophy and writing.
Mr. Patrick Parris
Mr. Parris: Earth-space Science and Astronomy
Welcome to my website.....
Using the navigation tabs to the left you will be able to locate the information needed for your class. Below you will find a link for the District Grading Guidelines and the Counselors for Clemens.
You will find extra links and information for each class located on the pages so please make sure to look carefully at each section! (this includes pacing calendars and useful links)
My email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to receive messages from Remind, please follow the directions below.....
For ALL classes you will text to this number: 81010
You will place the information below in the message of the text. Please make sure you are using the info for your class period...
1st-3rd periods: Earth-space Science-- @ess-2019
6th-8th periods: Astronomy-- @astro-2019
MAKE SURE YOU INCLUDE THE @ IN YOUR TEXT MESSAGE!!!
Tutoring Times for Earth-space Science and Astronomy:
I am available Tuesday mornings and Thursday afternoons. I stay most afternoons until at least 4:45. Appointments can be made at least a day in advance for any morning or afternoon
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