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MAY 27 | 2021

Graduation Pics! Download & Share

Be sure to view the photo gallery of all the great moments from Argyle High School's Graduation of the Class of 2021 at the Gaylord Texan Resort. The class included 246 graduates. Click on the individual photos, download and share!


VIEW GRADUATION PHOTO GALLERY

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Get Signed Up For Camp!

Get signed up today for an Eagle summer camp! Argyle ISD will be providing camps at its facilities during the 2021 summer. All sports and non-sports camps and conditioning sessions have been added. 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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District Celebrates Eagle Retirees!

Argyle ISD held a special retirement celebration for three Eagle teachers. Argyle High School's Kimberly Kass (pictured right with her family & Principal John King) taught in the district for the past 20 years and served 35 years in public education. Kass, who also served as UIL Academic Coordinator, taught AP, dual-credit, and honors biology and physical science.


Ron Veit served the past 13 years in Argyle ISD and joined Argyle Intermediate when it opened in 2008. He has worked 25 years in public education and as a teacher and counselor.


Carrie Becker taught for three years at Argyle West and is retiring after 22 years in public education. She has taught math, technology education and Instructional Technology.

Argyle Debate Competes at UIL State Competition

Members of the Argyle High School Debate team competed the past two days at the UIL State Speech Meet in Austin. These Eagles have done an amazing job competing this season in the midst of so many challenges. Here are the state results:

Joseph Thompson - 9th Place in Lincoln-Douglas Debate

Nick Loveday - 7th Place in Persuasive Speaking

Billy Mykel - 7th Place in Informative Speaking

Jackson Barnes- 4th Place in Poetry
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Have A Great Summer Eagles!

What a way to finish the school year Eagles! We won't soon forget that memorable 2021 downpour that capped off the school year at the End-of-The-Year Celebration and In-N-Out Burger Drive-Thru for teachers and staff.


All smiles rain or shine! Thank you teachers and staff for such a great year responding so well to all the different challenges that came your way. Enjoy a fantastic and well-deserved summer break Eagles!

Board Trustees Sworn In; Board Officers Remain In Place

During the regular School Board meeting on Monday, May 17, the re-elected Trustees were officially sworn in. Ritchie Deffenbaugh (bottom right) was re-elected in Place 4 along with Dr. Leona McDade in Place 5. Trustees serve three-year terms.


The Trustees also voted for officers during the meeting. The positions will remain the same with Sam Slaton (pictured middle) serving as President, John Bitter (pictured left) as Vice President and Craig Hawkesworth as Secretary. Click here to visit the School Board webpage. The next regular meeting is scheduled for Monday, June 21. All meetings are held at 800 Eagle Drive and are open to the public.

Argyle ISD Primary & Secondary Teachers of the Year!

Argyle Education Foundation Special Announcement - Lisa M.Z. Endowment Teacher of the Year 2021!

See The Progress! AHS Phase II

New Argyle High School Phase II - April 2021 Drone Footage

Argyle ISD Campus Transitions - 2021-2022

Kindergarten Registration Open for 2021-2022

Argyle ISD is excited to announce Kindergarten Registration has started for the 2021-2022 school year. We can't wait to welcome our new kindergarten Eagles in the fall!


The registration process will be done online and families can click on the campus link below for Argyle West Elementary or Hilltop Elementary. If you know of a kindergarten parent coming into the district please help us in sharing this information.


If you have any questions regarding the enrollment process for your future kindergarten student, staff contact information is below.

Hilltop Elementary - Trista Wickstrum, twickstrum@argyleisd.com
Argyle West Elementary - Sue Tapp, stapp@argyleisd.com
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Eagle Senior Parade 2021 at AHS

Argyle High School Senior Parade 2021

Lady Eagles Looking To Bounce Back in Game 2 Tonight

The Lady Eagles' softball team will try to fight off playoff elimination tonight in the Class 4A Region I Final vs. Iowa Park.

Argyle lost the series opener 6-3 on Thursday. The series is being played at Bowie High School. Game 2 will start at 7 p.m. and will be carried live on sportsgram.net. The Lady Eagles have fought off elimination four times during their historic playoff run.




Photo credit: Sheridyn Ostler, The Talon News

Eagles Head West to Face Andrews in Region I Semifinals

The Argyle Eagles' baseball team will battle Andrews in a Class 4A Region I Semifinal series that starts Friday at Abilene Christian University. The Eagles (27-8) are coming off a quarterfinal series sweep vs. Benbrook last week.

Argyle has swept each round of the playoffs and only allowed three runs in six games.


Game 1 is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. and Game 2 will be Saturday at 12 p.m. and Game 3 will follow, if necessary. Tickets are $9 adults and $5 students. Games will be carried live on sportsgram.net.


Photo credit: Sloan Dial, The Talon News

FOOTBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP RINGS!

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Argyle State Championship Golf Gear Available


Here's your chance to order Lady Eagle & Eagle Golf State Championship T-shirts. The deadline for orders is Friday, May 28. T-shirt orders will be distributed by the Golf Booster Club.

Click here to order.

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EAGLE PARTNERS MAKE THE LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL EXTRA SPECIAL FOR OUR TEACHERS AND STAFF!

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Thank you Eagle Realty and LHM Financial for sponsoring the end of the year luncheon at Argyle Middle School! We appreciate all of your support for out teachers and staff.

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We would like to thank - Rachel Robertson with Eagle Realty, Amy Stinson with Academy Mortgage, Clarissa Christman with Christman Attorneys and Spencer Godby with Godby Insurance for providing an ice cream truck to serve to all of the teachers and staff at Argyle West Elementary last week. Thank you for making their last week of school so special!

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We appreciate the Carter Family for donating an ice cream truck to the middle school this Monday. Thank you for supporting our teachers and staff!!

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Argyle Police Hosting Child Safety Fair June 12

The Argyle Police Department will be hosting a Child Safety Fair on June 12 at Integrity Park (Liberty Christian School). The event will include activities and plenty of information on keeping children safe this summer. Click here for more information.

AYSA Drill Team Registration Now Open

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Cross Timbers YMCA Offering Summer Activities & Swim Lessons

Cross Timbers YMCA in Flower Mound is offering summer camps and swim lessons.
Check out what is available online at https://www.ymcadallas.org/locations/cross_timbers for more information.

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.