ACS Connect

April 10, 2019

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Omar Ibrahim scores perfect on National Spanish Exam

Omar, a 12th grader, is in his 1st and only year of Spanish at Arlington High School yet scored a 100 on the exam. The National Spanish Exam is administered to more than 4,000 students nationwide every year. Congratulations, Omar! (Teacher: Emily Land)

AHS wins 12 awards at student council convention

The AHS Student Council racked up a dozen awards, including the Platinum and Four Star Council Awards. Senior Drew Edwards also took home the coveted Dale D. Hawley Award, which is given to students for excellence in leadership. Read more about the winners here.

GALLERY: Award-winning author visits AES

Mike Artell, a native of Lousiana, uses his Cajun influence to write award-winning children's books. He stopped by AES to inspire the students. View more pictures here!

WATCH: How DES celebrates students of the month

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S_ZSqyCViQA

WATCH: AMS holds recruitment tour for fine arts

Orchestra, Band and Choir students from AMS participated in a recruitment tour to entice 5th graders to join the fine arts. Check out how the tour went...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qq2_nkbKhV8
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5 AHS Wrestlers named All-American Athletes

The AHS Wrestling Team also recently competed at the Adidas Nationals and came home with 5 All-Americans! Congrats to Luke Kerns, Hayden Baudoin, Adam Milton, Chase Rozell and Aiden Nettleton!

ACS Employee SPOTlight

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Check out the latest ACS SPOTlight Employees featuring DES School Safety Officer Fred Solang, AES' Andrea Hizer, AMS' Sally Lucas and AHS' Joel Wilhite! These educators allow our district to THRIVE! See why they're being spotlighted.
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Little Shop of Horrors ends with great success

Thank you to everyone who attended Arlington High's Little Shop of Horrors! Congratulations to all of the students for another stellar performance! Did you catch the promo video? Watch below!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXXJL0QnyMk

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • An Evening with the Arts - April 16, AHS | 6-8 p.m.
  • Good Friday (Schools Closed) - April 19
  • ACS Board Meeting - April 23
  • AHS Graduation - May 14
  • AMS 8th Grade Graduation - May 22
  • Last Day of School! - May 24