Home of the latest news, photos & videos in Argyle ISD
Argyle High School Academics Team Wins Big!
Argyle High School's UIL Academics team is the Class 5A Region I champions! Argyle High School won the title with 365 points, which was 160 points ahead of second-place Abilene Wylie.
This awesome achievement also included two PERFECT test scores! Rylan Wilson earned a perfect 420 score on the accounting test and Megan Netzelman scored a perfect 300 on the computer apps test. These two tests are very challenging and these two Eagles earned outstanding achievements!
This year's competition was the most difficult with Argyle moving up to Class 5A this year.
"The academic coaches and students have put in countless hours and given up a lot of weekends throughout the year to achieve this championship," UIL Academics Coordinator Jessica Reynolds said. "We will be taking 30 students to the Class 5A State Academic meet held at the University of Texas in Austin on May 17-18. We are thrilled to be taking such a large group to Austin once again this year!"
Great Turnout! Argyle ISD Hosts First Realtor Breakfast
Argyle ISD hosted its first Realtor Breakfast on Wednesday at the AISD administration building. The event was designed to share important information about the district and its growth with area realtors, lenders and insurance agents.
The district had a great response and more than 60 attended the event, which included a breakfast and presentation by Argyle ISD Superintendent Dr. Telena Wright. She shared the district's 10-year Strategic Growth Plan, which included an update on current bond 2022 projects. This event also provided guests the opportunity to connect with AISD's Leadership team and ask questions. The district plans to make this an annual event.
Early Voting Open Through May 2
Early voting in this year's election is open through May 2. Election Day is May 6. Voters can vote at any polling location in Denton Country during early voting. Two School Board places are up for election. CLICK HERE to visit the School Board Elections page.
Here are the following early voting dates and times:
April 29 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
April 30 - 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
May 1-2 - 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Early voting locations include:
- Denton County Southwest Courthouse
- Bartonville Town Hall
- Northlake Town Hall
- Robson Ranch Clubhouse
Help Support! Shoot For The Stars Silent Auction Open
Help support the Alex Betzhold Memorial Fund by participating in this year's silent auction. If you're interested, CLICK HERE to view all the great items available. The silent auction closes soon, so be sure to check it out!
Hilltop Teacher Wins "Wright Stuff" Award!
Superintendent Dr. Telena Wright and the AISD Leadership Team surprised the April "Wright Stuff" Award winner Judy Fischer!
Mrs. Fischer is a Special Education Instructional Assistant at Hilltop Elementary and has been with the district for 7 years. Mrs. Fischer has been a shining light in the life of every student that she meets. For her nomination, her fellow colleagues wrote...
-Mrs. Fischer is a student and staff favorite on our campus. She opens doors in the morning, and no matter what door kids get out of, they all make sure to tell her hello. Most go to her for a hug even. She is such a great help to our teachers when she is assigned to their room. She knows what needs to be done without being asked. She is always alert to students' needs. She's a positive attitude, paired with an incredible work ethic.
-She is an exemplary employee that is always on time and available to do whatever is asked with a smile on her face. She deals with some difficult situations without blinking an eye. She earns respect from all the students and adults she works with whether they are in special education or general education. Judy is always willing to step up and assist whenever and wherever a need arises.
Special THANK YOU to the district Eagle Partners for sponsoring the $100 Amazon gift card that Mrs. Fischer receives with her award.
District Earns State Recognition for Financial Transparency!
Argyle ISD’s Financial Department has received state recognition for its commitment to fiscal transparency.
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced that Argyle ISD is the latest local government entity to achieve specific transparency goals through the Comptroller’s Transparency Stars program. Argyle ISD received a star in the area of Traditional Finances, which recognizes entities for their outstanding efforts in making their spending and revenue information available.
The Transparency Stars program recognizes local government entities that provide easy online access to important financial data.
“By providing meaningful financial data in addition to visual tools and analysis of its revenues and expenditures, Argyle ISD has shown a true commitment to Texas taxpayers. This effort achieves the goals set by my office’s Transparency Stars program,” Hegar said. “I am pleased to award Argyle ISD a star for its accomplishments.”
CLICK HERE to read more!
Sixth Grade Center Hires New Assistant Principal
The Argyle ISD Board of Trustees approved Taylor Gilbreath as the new Assistant Principal at the Sixth Grade Center.
Gilbreath has served the past three years as the Assistant Principal at Argyle High School. She will start in this new role for the 2023-2024 school year. The Sixth Grade Center will open in August of 2023 and previously served as Argyle Intermediate School, located at 800 Eagle Drive in Argyle.
“I am very excited to have Mrs. Gilbreath join us at the Sixth Grade Center,” Sixth Grade Center Principal Holly Williams said. “She has been an assistant principal for the past three years at AHS so she is very familiar with the role. Prior to working at AHS, she was a sixth-grade teacher. That experience is exciting and will be extremely beneficial working with our students.”
Gilbreath helped coordinate AHS in its transition from the US 377 campus to the new campus in Canyon Fall. She also served as the Principal for Secondary Summer School in 2022.
She joins the Sixth Grade Center with six years of teaching experience at the sixth-grade level in Lewisville ISD. Gilbreath served at Briarhill Middle School and was named Teacher of the Year in 2019. She shifted into administration in 2020 at Argyle High School.
Argyle ISD Ranger Night Coming June 12
Get your tickets now! We are excited to announce the Texas Rangers are hosting Argyle ISD Night again this year! It will be held Monday, June 12 at 7:05 p.m. against the Angels.
If you purchase a special ticket through the link, fans will receive an Argyle Eagles branded Rangers cap. These caps can be picked up at the game. Get your tickets now!
CLICK HERE to purchase.
Senior Photos for Class of 2024
Seniors 2024! Students must have their senior photos done during summer 2024 at a Prestige Studio. Here is the link to the Prestige Flower Mound Studio, however, you may choose any Prestige Studio for these photos. All students are required to take tux/drape photos for the yearbook, but there are other options as well, depending on what type of appointment you make.
If you have any questions regarding these sessions, please contact Ms. Lyon at
This is the link for current juniors to sign up for their senior photos this summer. Click here.
Don't Forget To Register Your Returning Student! DEADLINE SUNDAY
Argyle ISD's Returning Student Registration for the 2023-2024 school year will be open through APRIL 30.
Please see the following steps below to get your returning Eagle enrolled for 2023-2024:
1. Log into Family Access. Click here. (Username: first initial, last name)
2. Click the highlighted registration for each student.
3. Please make sure to open and complete all forms. Once you are completed, the tile will say 'Submitted.' Once it is approved, the tile will disappear from Family Access and you will receive email confirmation.
If your student is NOT returning for the 2023-2024 school year, please click here to notify the campus where your student plans to attend school.
For questions about registration, please contact:
Argyle High School: Erin Lemish - firstname.lastname@example.org
Argyle Middle School: Stori Mehaffey - email@example.com
Argyle Sixth Grade Center: Christie Duhon - firstname.lastname@example.org
Hilltop Elementary: Trista Wickstrum - email@example.com
South Elementary: Maria Cruz - firstname.lastname@example.org
West Elementary: Pat Medina - email@example.com
Rising 6th Grader Parent Night - May 9!
FAQs: Argyle ISD's 10-Year Strategic Growth Plan
Argyle ISD has created a set of FAQs to help provide more information about the plan. The page includes FAQs about strategic planning, growth, finances, facilities and high schools.
Superintendent Dr. Telena Wright is speaking to each of the campuses about the strategic plan during the spring. She started this tour by visiting with the teachers and staff at Argyle West recently.
CLICK HERE to view the FAQs page.
Majestics Spring Show - Friday & Saturday!
Don't miss the awesome performances by the Argyle High School's Majestics Drill Team! The Majestics will host their 2023 Spring Show on April 28 and April 29 with both shows starting at 7 p.m.
CLICK HERE to purchase tickets and help support the Majestics program. The show will feature the High School and JV Majestics, High School and Middle School Dance Classes, Imagery In Motion, Majestic Dads and the 2023-2024 teams.
Meghna Did It Again!
Argyle High School's girls' singles star Meghna Kumar won the Class 5A state championship Wednesday morning in San Antonio.
Meghna won in deciding fashion 6-1, 6-2 in the state championship match. Last year, she won the Class 4A singles title as a freshman. She is now a two-time state champion in two different classifications and has two years of high school remaining.
We are so proud of you Meghna! What a great accomplishment!
Argyle Tennis Coach Earns State Honor!
This is a great honor for Coach Blair who helped guide Eagle singles' player Meghna Kumar to her second consecutive state championship.
Lady Eagle Softball Wins Playoff Opener!
What a start to the playoffs for the Lady Eagles softball team! Argyle opened the Class 5A playoffs with a 12-1 victory against Midlothian Heritage in the bi-district series opener at Heritage.
The Lady Eagles had 11 hits while Argyle held Heritage to just three hits. The Lady Eagles will aim for a series victory on Saturday when the teams meet at 6 p.m. at Argyle. If Game 3 is necessary it will be 30 minutes following Game 2.
If you can't attend, be sure to follow the live broadcast. CLICK HERE to listen live.
Argyle Eagle Summer Camp List
The following is a list of 2023 summer sports and non-sports camps. Please continue to follow the weekly newsletter and the district website as more camps will be added with sign-up information. These links are also available on Argyle ISD's website click here.
NON-SPORTS - CLICK LINK TO SIGN-UP
STEAM Camp (Pre-K - 3rd grade)- June 5-8; July 10-13
STEAM Camp (4th & 5th grades)- June 5-8; July 10-13
Argyle Art Camp - May 30-June 2; June 5-8
Kingdom Summer Chess Camp - June 26-30; July 10-14; July 17-21
SPORTS - CLICK LINK TO SIGN-UP
Eagle Baseball Camp - June 12-15
Lady Eagle Basketball Camp - May 22-25
Eagle Basketball Camp - May 30-June 2
Little Eagle Boys Basketball Camp - June 26-29
Cheer Youth Camp - July 24-27
Drill Team Camp - May 30-June 2
Future Eagle Youth Football Camp - June 19-22
Eagle Football Camp - July 24-27
Lady Eagle Golf Camp - May 30-June 1
Lady Eagle Softball Camp - June 12-14
Eagle Soccer Camp - May 22-25
Lady Eagle Soccer Camp - June 26-29
Argyle Eagle Tennis Camp - May 22-25
Lady Eagle Volleyball Camp - June 5-8
Argyle Archery Camp - June 5-7; June 20-22; July 13-15
Proud Eagle Partners!
Keep Argyle Beautiful American Flag Program
Argyle Independent School District
Argyle ISD is a fast-growth public school district in the Dallas-Fort Worth area with 5,000+ students and 700 employees. The District includes five campuses. Argyle ISD is a 12-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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location: 6701 Canyon Falls Dr., Flower Mound, Texas 76226
Phone: (940) 464-7241
Flickr Photos: Argyle Eagles