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August 28, 2020 •

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Congratulations Circle of Greatness Overall Winnners!

Congratulations to our 2020-2021 Circle of Greatness overall winners Deanne Torres, McAnally Intermediate teacher, Karen Kirkland, child nutrition supervisor, and Nicole Comet, bus driver!

These overall winners were chosen from our finalists who were recognized throughout the year for bringing Aledo ISD Growing Greatness to life, positively impacting our community and helping us grow each and every Aledo ISD student.

Read more about our 2019-2020 Circle of Greatness winners here.

Nominate for the 2020-2021 Circle of Greatness here.

Aledo ISD Board of Trustees Adopts 2020-2021 Budget

The Aledo ISD Board of Trustees approved the district’s 2020-2021 budget Monday night, lowering the maintenance and operations tax rate while including a raise for employees.

Read more here.

Thank you Railhead BBQ Willow Park for Generous Outdoor Seating Donation!

Aledo Middle School received a special delivery this week as Railhead BBQ Willow Park donated its outdoor seating to the school! The school is working to get it all cleaned up and set up for students to use soon. Thank you Railhead for this generous donation that we know will be put to good use!

AISD Launches Bearcat Care Program at all campuses

The Aledo ISD has launched Bearcat Care in partnership with the Parker County Hospital District Outreach Program, giving families and staff the ability to receive telemedicine medical care onsite at each campus.

Using telemedicine and a Medpod Medical Cart in the nurse’s office at each Aledo ISD campus, students and staff will have access to visit with Steven Welch, DO, the chief medical officer for the Parker County Hospital District and local health authority for Parker County.

Read more here...

Free and Reduced-price meal applications now available

Applications for free and reduced-price meals are now available! Families can go to to apply.

Click here for information about Free and Reduced-Price Meals: English | Spanish

Become a Bearcat Backer for 2020-2021!

Aledo ISD and the Aledo Education Foundation are partnering once again for the Bearcat Backer program, and we'd love your support!

As our district is #GrowingGreatness through exceptional experiences that empower learners for life, we are committed to fostering relationships and partnerships with our outstanding businesses and organizations to help support our Bearcats. Your partnership provides a direct investment and benefit to our Bearcat students and staff.

If your business is interested in joining our Bearcat Backers program, please visit our Bearcat Backers webpage that includes sponsorship levels as well as a commitment form to fill out.

Thank you to our 2020-2021 Bearcat Backers!

Platinum Level
Myser Orthodontics
Plains Captial Bank

Gold Level Sponsors
JW Mechanical Systems

Silver Level Sponsors
Aledo InterBank
City of Willow Park
Your Personal Chef
East Parker County Chamber of Commerce
Slade & Nash

COVID-19 Reporting Form

Please complete this form if a student or employee has ever tested positive, shown symptoms or been in close contact with a person who has tested positive for COVID-19.

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