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APRIL 22 | 2021

APRIL IS AEF MONTH - SHOW US YOUR AEF YARD SIGN!

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AEF's "Back the Red and Black" campaign will launch its online auction starting today! AEF has reached 60% of their goal and hopes all families will become a Friend of the Foundation by donating $50 and showing their support with AEF's yard sign. Click on the button below to make a donation. Look for AEF's auction on social media later today!

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The Argyle Education Foundation would like to thank its Executive Sponsors - ARDENT HEALTHCARE, PARK PLACE LEXUS AND LHM FINANCIAL CORPORATION!

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How To Enroll Your Returning Eagle

Now is the time to register all returning students in Argyle ISD. The deadline for registration is Friday, April 30. Eagle families can log in to Family Access and follow the steps. We have provided all the registration information needed for parents in one new place!

Click here to view the steps and the links needed in this process.

School Board Recognizes Eagles Soaring High!

The Argyle ISD Board of Trustees recognized several student groups at the Monday, April 19 Regular Board Meeting for their outstanding achievements this school year. Those recognized included:

National Merit Commended Students (pictured) - Peyton Deffenbaugh, Archisha Biswas, Isabelle Gilbert & Billy Mykel
Eagle Basketball Team - Class 4A State Champions
Majestics Drill Team - Texas State Champions
Lady Eagle Soccer - Class 4A Region I Finalists
Eagle Soccer - Class 4A Area Finalist
One-Act Play - Class 4A Regional Qualifier
Argyle Archery - Addison Silva & Charleigh Harbison state champions

Board Approves Mask & Quarantine Policy Changes

The Argyle ISD Board of Trustees unanimously voted to update the district's mask and quarantine policies during the Monday, April 19 Regular Board Meeting.

Trustees voted to amend the district’s COVID-19 protocols making masks optional for all students and employees effective Monday, May 10. Masks will be optional inside all facilities and while riding in school buses for the remainder of the school year.


Trustees also approved making quarantines the responsibility of parents beginning May 10. The current protocols and guidelines for “close contacts” and quarantines will remain in place until this date. The May 10 date is when all employees who had the two doses at the Argyle ISD COVID-19 vaccine clinic will be fully vaccinated.


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Early Voting Open Through April 27

The Board of Trustees Election is May 1. Early voting 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.
AISD Board of Trustees Election 2021- Place 4 Virtual Candidate Forum

District Celebrates Administrative Professionals Day!

Argyle ISD celebrated all of its amazing Administrative Professionals on Wednesday. We are so grateful for all you do for the students, staff, parents and community. Your hard work is invaluable to the success of our district.


Administrative assistants at the central office are pictured here with Superintendent Dr. Telena Wright. (Pictured left to right: Dr. Wright, Christy King, Yvolene McGarvey, Justine Holland, Tiffany Shawhart and Jennifer James). Thank you!

Gearing For Graduation 2021!

It was an exciting day last week for Argyle High School's Class of 2021. Graduation preparations are gearing up as Jostens visited the campus for cap and gown pickup for seniors. Graduation will be held Tuesday, May 18 at 8 p.m. at Eagle Stadium.

Summer Camps for Eagles

Argyle ISD will be providing camps at its facilities during the 2021 summer. The following list includes information regarding non-sports and sports camps for Eagles. This list will be updated as camps are added. Please bookmark this page and continue to visit it as the summer nears. When visiting the webpage, click on the link for more information about the specific camp and how to register.


SUMMER CAMP 2021 LISTING

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March 2021 AHS Phase II Drone Footage
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AHS COLORGUARD AUDITIONS APRIL 26-29

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Eagle Wrestlers Battle at UIL Championships Friday

Argyle Eagle wrestlers Cullen Davee and Jax Ernest are headed to Cypress to compete Friday in the UIL State Wrestling Championships.

Davee (170-pound class) and Ernest (182) will have their first matches in the 5A competition on Friday morning at the Berry Center (brackets are below). Davee was the Region I champion and Ernest finished third. The matches begin at 9 a.m. and the championship matches begin at 5:45 p.m.

Tickets are $20 and click here to purchase. The event will also be live-streamed on the NFHS Network that includes a subscription fee. For mat numbers and updates follow the Argyle Wrestling Parents & Fans Facebook page.

Photos courtesy: The Talon News

Lady Eagle Golf State Bound!

The Argyle Lady Eagles' golf team is headed to state! The Lady Eagles finished second in the Class 4A Region I Tournament held earlier this week in Lubbock.

The team of Madelyn Diomede, Katie Garner, Claire Jensen, Madison Wert and Lauren Justice will advance to compete at the Class 4A State Tournament on May 10-11 at Plum Creek Golf Course in Kyle. The top two golfers at the regional were Diomede (79-79) and Garner (81-77).

Lady Eagle Softball Featured in DRC

It has been a record-breaking season for the Lady Eagle softball team. The Lady Eagles are 18-4-2 and are coming off a 17-1 victory Tuesday against Springtown. They are now state-ranked and making news! The Lady Eagles are featured in the Denton Record-Chronicle. Click here to read the story.


Follow the Lady Eagles on Gamechanger.

Check Out Those Rings!

The Argyle Eagle football team recently received their Class 4A Division I state championship rings. Argyle celebrated the second title in the program's history and the first since 2013. The Eagles defeated Lindale in the championship game 49-21 at AT&T Stadium.

Eagle Golf Tryouts May 5-6

The Argyle Eagle high school golf team will hold tryouts on May 5-6 at 5 p.m. at Robson Ranch. Experience is preferred but not required. Day 1 will be skills assessment on the range and short-game area. Day 2 will be call-backs for up to nine holes on the course.

AISD Campus Nurses & Aides Receive Special Gifts!

Argyle ISD District Level Eagle Partners, Dave and Kathy Salisbury with the Real Estate Station in Argyle presented gift baskets to all of the nurses and nurse aides/assistants in Argyle ISD on Thursday.

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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 3,800 students and 450 employees. The District includes five campuses. Argyle ISD is a 10-time UIL Lone Star Cup Champion. The Eagle Extra! Newsletter is produced by the Argyle ISD Communications & Marketing Department.

To submit stories for consideration, contact Rick Herrin, Argyle ISD Director of Communications at communications@argyleisd.com.