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January Marks School Board Appreciation Month!
The district is excited to honor its seven Board of Trustees with this year's state-wide theme of "Rising Above." The district is recognizing the Trustees during the month and will formally honor them at the Tuesday, Jan. 18 regular School Board meeting at 7 p.m.
Argyle ISD is so grateful for their service and commitment to the Eagles students, teachers and staff in the midst of the pandemic. The Trustees are volunteers who spend countless hours dedicated to the position of serving Argyle ISD. The School Board's leadership is a key to the success of our school district.
School Board members serve three-year terms and meet once a month for regular meetings in the Argyle ISD Board room. Click HERE to learn more about the School Board.
Thank you, Trustees!
Sam Slaton - Place 3 (President)
Dr. John Bitter - Place 2 (Vice President)
Craig Hawkesworth - Place 1 (Secretary)
Ritchie Deffenbaugh - Place 4
Dr. Leona McDade - Place 5
Brad Lowry - Place 6
Jeff Williams - Place 7
BGPC Update: Committee Presenting Bond Proposal at Jan. 18 Board Meeting
The BGPC started meeting in October has been evaluating the school district finances, bonding capacity, enrollment growth and facility needs. The committee includes 24 members, comprised of parents, Argyle ISD employees and community members. During this process, the committee also gained feedback from the community through a growth and planning survey that included more than 2,700 responses.
Click here to read more about BGPC and view presentations from the meetings.
Get Tickets Now! The Wizard of Oz Musical Coming Jan. 20-23
January 20-22, 7 p.m.
January 23, 2:30 p.m.
Student tickets $10
VIP seating $20
Important News Reminder: Elementary Rezoning Plan Approved by Board
The Argyle ISD Board of Trustees approved the elementary rezoning plan for the district starting in the 2022-2023 school year during a regular meeting on Monday, Dec. 13, 2021.
The Board approved Plan 5 with modifications. Students currently enrolled at West Elementary residing in The Ridge at Northlake community (located north of the Harvest community) will have the option to continue to attend West or attend the new Elementary School #3 located in Canyon Falls.
Click HERE to read more.
Happy 80th Birthday Mr. Franklin!
Argyle Angel Tree Program 2021 - Thank You to Everyone Who Adopted Angels and Volunteered
Argyle ISD District Level Eagle Partners Received Their Partnership Plaques - Thank You for Your Support!
The Argyle ISD District Level Eagle Partners received their partnership plaques and some special treats over the Christmas break. We appreciate everything they do to support our students, teachers and staff!
District No Longer Accepting Transfers at West & AMS
Per School Board Policy FDA (Local), the district accepts transfers subject to capacity availability. Currently, capacity is not available at West Elementary and AMS. This became effective Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021.
Argyle Intermediate, Argyle High School, Hilltop Elementary and Elementary School #3 (which opens in August 2022) have available capacity and will continue to offer temporary transfers. Temporary transfers for West and AMS will be allowed for families who had started the process (including submission of housing contract) prior to Dec. 14, 2021.
Please contact your campus regarding registration questions or visit the Argyle ISD website.
Special Olympics T-Shirts For Sale
COVID-19 Cases - Reporting & Dashboard
Argyle ISD is providing a COVID-19 dashboard to keep parents, staff, students and the community aware of the positive case totals at the campuses. The dashboard is updated by 6 p.m. each school day. The numbers are based on only cases confirmed through documentation with campus nurses.
Lady Eagle Volleyball Earns Multiple DRC Accolades
The Lady Eagles were honored following an outstanding season that included a Class 4A Region I final finish. First-year coach Tayrn Hill was named Coach of the Year, Jada Price was Defensive Player of the Year and Katherine Holtman was Newcomer of the Year.
Argyle also had three first-team selections: Camryn Heiser, Jessie Moore and Sydney Payne. Click HERE to see the DRC all-area feature.
On A Roll! Lady Eagles Stay Undefeated In District
Photo credit: Nick West, The Talon News
Eagles Earn Road Victory vs. Krum
Photo credit: Nick West, The Talon News
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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 4,200 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.
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Phone: (940) 464-7241
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