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Argyle ISD Voter Approve All Three Bond Propositions

Argyle Independent School District voters approved a $267,885,000 bond as all three propositions passed in the Saturday, May 7 Bond Election.

The bond proposal was developed by the community-led Bond & Growth Planning Committee, comprised of 24 members who met over four months studying the district’s rapid growth figures, facilities and finances.


The bond election included a record voter turnout of more than 4,100.

  • Proposition A (new schools/land/safety & security updates/buses/technology infrastructure & other facility improvements) passed with 69.5%

  • Proposition B (new stadium at Argyle High School) passed with 57.5%

  • Proposition C (new Indoor Activity Center at Argyle High School) passed with 55.7%


Click HERE to read more.

School Board Election Update

In the Argyle ISD School Board Election, Matthew Slaton won the race in Place 6 and Joshua Westrom won in Place 7. The unofficial election results will be canvassed at the Monday, May 16 regular School Board meeting.

PLACE 6
Matthew Slaton - 57.54% (2,175 votes)
Andrew Hering - 42.46% (1,605)


PLACE 7

Joshua Westrom - 49.91% (1,893)
Nick Reynolds - 44.82% (1,700)
Natalie Long (withdrew from race) - 5.27% (200)

Argyle ISD Celebrates School Nurse Day 2022

This week, Argyle ISD honored its staff on School Nurse Day. This is a special day each year that schools recognize the extraordinary work done by school nurses and their assistants during the school year. Argyle ISD is very grateful for its amazing school nurses who have seen their jobs change drastically over the past three years and they have risen to the occasion.


We thank them for taking care of our Eagles students and staff and helping keep them safe and healthy.

AHS UIL Academics Team 1st Place at State!

So far, so great for the Argyle High School UIL Academics team! The team is currently in first place at the UIL Class 4A State Meet with 270 points. Lindale is second with 105.5 points. The only competition remaining is State Speech and those results will be known May 24-25. What a fantastic job again by our Eagles competing in the state meet! Visit Argyle ISD's Facebook page for photos of the state champion teams!


Here are a few highlights...

  • Alex Gomez had the highest score on the Literary Criticism test across all 6 conferences
  • Accounting team had the highest team score across all 6 conferences
  • Literary Criticism team had the highest team score across all 6 conferences
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Let's Dance! AIS Kicks Off STAAR Week with Pep Rally

How about getting ready for STAAR testing this week with a dance party pep rally?! Argyle Intermediate 5th graders & teachers brought the excitement Monday morning! It ended with two students winning new bikes for their outstanding essays on doing their best & never giving up!


The essay winners were Korben Deley & Jigeesha Bhukya!

School Board Regular Meeting Monday, May 16

The Argyle ISD School Board will hold a regular meeting on Monday, May 16 at 7 p.m. Meetings are open to the public and are held at 800 Eagle Drive in the AISD Board Room. Time is allotted for public comment.


Regular and Special meetings are live-streamed and available on the Argyle ISD YouTube channel. Argyle ISD also posts live updates from the meetings on the district's Twitter account.

Message from School Nurses: Medication Pickup

Eagle parents and guardians must pick up all medication from the nursing office by the last day of school on Friday, May 20. If your child will be attending summer school, you must contact the campus nurse to make medication arrangements.

Texas School Health Guidelines: The school/school nurse will destroy all medication remaining in the school the day after the last day of classes, unless the child will be attending summer school.


Emily Mericle, RN

Hilltop Elementary School

940-464-0564 ext. 51014

emily.mericle@argyleisd.com


Kathleen Fortino, RN

Argyle West Elementary

(940) 246-4007 ext. 52016

kathleen.fortino@argyleisd.com


Kris Wildeveld, RN

Argyle Intermediate School

940-464-5100 ext. 41013

kris.wildeveld@argyleisd.com


Traca Maestas, RN

Argyle Middle School

940-246-2126 ext. 31016

traca.maestas@argyleisd.com


Sherrie Thompson, RN

Argyle High School

940-262-7777 ext. 21015

sherrie.thompson@argyleisd.com

Argyle ISD Administration Building Moving

The Argyle ISD Administration Building is in the process of moving to its new location this week. The new offices will be located at 6701 Canyon Falls Drive, next to Argyle High School. Staff will be moving this week and the former offices at 800 Eagle Drive will have limited access.


If you need assistance please contact Yvolene McGarvey at the Argyle ISD offices at yvolene.mcgarvey@argylisd.com.

CLASS OF 2022: Mark Your Calendars

The Class of 2022 graduation is coming soon! Argyle ISD is so proud of these seniors who are almost to the finish line. Graduation is moving back to the UNT Coliseum and will be held Thursday, May 19 at 6 p.m. Below is a list of other key dates and events for seniors:


  • Thursday, May 12 - Last day of regular classes, Chromebook turn-in through English classes
  • Friday, May 13 - Senior final exams in Lecture Hall
  • Sunday, May 15 - Baccalaureate in AHS Auditorium
  • Monday, May 16 - Final Exams in Lecture Hall
  • Tuesday, May 17 - Final Exams in Lecture Hall
  • Wednesday, May 18 - Graduation Practice at AHS at 9:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday, May 18 - Senior Slide Show/Rose ceremony/Senior parade, AMS at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 19 - Senior Breakfast AHS Cafeteria at 9 a.m.
  • Thursday, May 19 - Graduation at UNT Coliseum at 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 19 - Project Graduation at AMS 10:30 p.m. - 5 a.m.

Kindergarten Registration Now Open!

Argyle ISD kindergarten registration for the 2022-2023 school year is currently open. Registration is online-only and requires proof of residency within the school district's boundaries.

For detailed registration instructions and additional resources, please visit the kindergarten enrollment information page for your student’s campus. Links are provided below:


Argyle ISD Celebrates Retirees

Argyle ISD will celebrate this year's retirees on Tuesday, May 17 from 4:15 to 6 p.m. It will be held in the Argyle High School cafeteria. Staff, friends, family and students are invited to attend. The reception will celebrate...


  • Asa Burk
  • Candace Jeffries
  • Kimberly Mack
  • Pam Moore
  • Glenda Peevey
  • Alisha Roach
  • Cheryl Sain
  • Suzanne Vickery
  • Wayne Work
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Get Tickets While They Last! Argyle ISD Night at Rangers

This year's special night for the Argyle ISD community is Wednesday, June 1 at 7:05 p.m. at Globe Life Field vs. Tampa Bay. Get a ticket through the special promotional link and receive an Argyle ISD/Rangers branded bucket hat. You must purchase the ticket through the special promotion to receive the hat.


CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS.

Eagle Summer Camps!

Here we go Eagles! The list of Summer Camps 2022 for Eagles has arrived. Links have been added for the camps. Click HERE to view the list of summer camps and sign-up forms.

STATE CHAMPS! Eagles Win Back-to-Back 4A Titles

The Argyle Eagle golf team did it again! The Eagles won the Class 4A state tournament this week at the Legends Golf Course in Kingsland. The Eagles, coached by Cody Vanderford, earned their 5th state championship in school history.


Eagle golfer Gaven Lane won the state individual title with rounds of 70 and 66 to lead the entire field. The rest of the team included: Cooper Jensen, Ethan Payne, Nathan Rosser & Zane Griggs!

1. Argyle - 592

2. Bullard - 639

3. Bridgeport - 640

Go Eagles! State Track & Field Meet Thursday

The Argyle Eagles and Lady Eagles are well represented at this year's UIL Class 4A State Track & Field Meet in Austin. The team had a sendoff at Argyle High School on Wednesday. Click HERE to watch.


Follow the meet schedule and results on the UIL website.

EAGLE BASEBALL: Area Playoff Series vs. Graham

The Argyle Eagle baseball team opens the Class 4A area playoffs starting Friday vs. Graham. Argyle is coming off a bi-district one-game playoff victory against Western Hills. Follow the live audio broadcast - click HERE.


Argyle vs. Graham at Brock High School

Game 1: Friday 7:30 p.m.
Game 2: Saturday 1 p.m.

Game 3: (if necessary) 30 min following Game 2

Eagle Football Player Honored by WFAA

What a great recognition for Argyle Eagles senior defensive back Will Ramsey. He was honored by WFAA Ch. 8 as the Scholar Athlete of the Week. Click HERE to watch the video. Will is headed to the Colorado School of Mines in the fall to play football.

LADY EAGLE SOFTBALL: Region I Quarterfinals vs. Springtown

The Argyle Lady Eagle softball team will play a one-game playoff in the Class 4A Region I Quarterfinals on Friday vs. Springtown. The game is scheduled for 7 p.m. The Lady Eagles are coming off a 13-0 area playoff victory against Lampasas. Follow the live audio broadcast - click HERE.


Argyle vs. Springtown at Brewer High School

One-Game: Friday 7 p.m.
Tickets: Click HERE

New Eagle Partners!

Welcome new Eagle Partners - Gary and Christy Hennigan owners of Facial Aesthetics by Christy. CLICK HERE to check out their website! Thank you for supporting Argyle ISD.

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Argyle Independent School District

Argyle ISD is a fast-growth public school district in the Dallas-Fort Worth area with more than 4,400 students and 500 employees. The District includes five campuses. Argyle ISD is an 11-time UIL Lone Star Cup Champion. The Eagle Extra! Newsletter is produced by the Argyle ISD Communications & Marketing Department.

To submit stories or a possible photo of the week for consideration, contact Rick Herrin, Argyle ISD Director of Communications at communications@argyleisd.com.


Email:
Communications@ArgyleISD.com
Website: argyleisd.com
Location: 800 Eagle Drive, Argyle, TX, USA
Phone: (940) 464-7241
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArgyleISD/
Twitter: @argyleisd
Instagram: @argyleisd

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