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APRIL 15 | 2021
APRIL IS OFFICIALLY - ARGYLE EDUCATION FOUNDATION MONTH!
In the video above, check out how AEF supports teachers like AISD Golden Eagle Teacher of the Year and AHS Science Teacher Deserae Good.
SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR AISD BY DONATING TO THE ARGYLE EDUCATION FOUNDATION!
The Argyle Education Foundation would like to thank its Executive Sponsor ARDENT HEALTHCARE! The Ardent Healthcare family recognizes the impact that AEF has on Argyle ISD and has partnered with them to bring much-needed "above and beyond" dollars to support the students and staff in Argyle ISD!
Majestics Back-to-Back Texas State Champions!
Congratulations to the Argyle High School Majestics Drill Team as they were crowned Texas State Champions at the Showtime International competition at Mansfield Lake Ridge High School last weekend!
Best in Category Lyrical
Best in Category Novelty
Best in Category Jazz
Best in Category Pom
Applause award for Team Pom
Team Supreme for Team Novelty (highest scoring of the entire competition)
Best of the Best 2nd Place High School Team
Best in Category Lyrical
Best in Category Open
Best in Category Contemporary
Officer Supreme Award for our Officer Lyrical (highest scoring of the entire competition)
Best of the Best Officers 3rd Place (Overall out of all officer groups in the entire competition)
Runner Up High School Solo- Zoe Sealy
State Champion Duet w/Kat Burns & Sami Holder
State Champion Runner Up
Runner Up Team Jazz
Runner Up Team Pom
Runner Up Team Novelty
One-Act Play Finishes Amazing Season
Carlin Clark received Honorable Mention All-Star Cast and Jackson Barnes was named Best Performer. Both students helped AHS earn Region Academic points.
We Built A (Virtual) Zoo!
Just like this entire year, AISD teachers have been very creative in adopting new ways to continue providing exceptional learning experiences for Eagle students. Hilltop Elementary kindergarten teachers brought a fun and interactive virtual zoo to their students this week in their classrooms and hallway.
AHS UNICEF Club Kicks Off Water Month Campaign!
Last year, UNICEF helped 39 million people gain access to safe water, reached 7,100 schools with water and hygiene facilities, brought safe water to 1,600 health clinics and hospitals and provided 22 million people with basic toilets.
This month the AHS UNICEF Club is raising awareness and funds to provide innovative solutions like solar pumps, wells, and WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) facilities to children all over the world.
Final Virtual Day for Eagle Students Friday
Off To The Races: West Elementary Teacher Honored
She is an avid Indy race fan and is being highlighted for her dedication in the classroom and community. Representatives from CoServ treated her with a gift basket and tickets to the Indy race in May. Belokin teaches third grade at West.
Pictured left to right: CoServ's Jenny Kaitlein, West teacher Natalie Belokin & West Principal Renee Funderburg.
AISD Board of Trustee Election May 1
EARLY VOTING BEGINS MONDAY, APRIL 19
The Board of Trustees Election is May 1. Early voting begins Monday, April 19 and is open through Tuesday, April 27. Two Places on the School Board are up for election.
In Place 4, the ballot includes incumbent Ritchie Deffenbaugh and Phyllis Clark. Place 5 incumbent Dr. Leona McDade is running unopposed on the ballot. The video below is a virtual candidate forum for Place 4. The guest moderator is Argyle High School's Billy Mykel.
Click here for more voting information including early voting locations and times.
Regular School Board Meeting Monday, April 19
Summer Camps for Eagles!
ENROLLMENT NEWS: New Student & Kindergarten Registration in May
Kindergarten registration opens May 3 and New Student Registration opens May 17. Please help us share this information with new parents in the community.
Heart Screenings Available Saturday
AHS COLORGUARD AUDITIONS APRIL 26-29
Eagle Wrestlers Ready For Regionals!
The four regional qualifiers include:
Zach Eades, Sophomore - 120 lbs (district runner-up)
Cullen Davee, Senior - 170 lbs (district champion)
Jax Ernest, Junior - 182 lbs (district champion)
Trenton Kelly, Junior - 220 lbs (district champion)
The regional competition will be held at Prosper's Rock Hill High School, located at 16061 Coit Rd. in Frisco. The start time on both days is 9 a.m. and all tickets are sold online. Click here for tickets on Friday. Click here for tickets on Saturday.
Pictured left to right: Zach Eades, Trenton Kelly, Cullen Davee & Jax Ernest
Argyle Tennis Sweeps District Titles!
1st place - Grace Fife/Elaina Hildner
2nd place - Nikki Zablosky/Ava Robinson
1st place - Wade Paquin/Drew Van Wyk
2nd place - Jacob Ramon/Cody Gill
1st place - Mark Mirelez
1st place - Rylee Johnson
2nd place - Ariana Sadler
1st place - Olivia Underwood/Jacob Thompson
2nd place - Raina Schmied/Chase Reno
Track & Field Athletes Shine at Area Competition
More success followed for the qualifiers as the Eagles and Lady Eagles won area titles. The Eagles qualified 20 athletes for the regional track meet in Lubbock next week. The Eagles qualified in 15 of 17 events.
For the Lady Eagles, the big news came in the form of two long-standing school records in the 4x100 (Sarah Runyon, Savannah Underwood, Kiera Inman & Trinity Carter) and 300 hurdles (Courtney Schleder).
Whataplayer! Tucker Selected to Whataburger Super Team
Tucker will soon head to Texas Tech, where he has signed to play next fall.
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