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Argyle Set to Host First ACT

Evan Welsh, Senior Writing Editor

September 12, 2014


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Any junior or senior in high school knows the stresses of applying for college. Filling out applications, writing essays, and making sure grades are up to standards are just part of the strenuous process. Perhaps one of the most stressful factors of the application process, however, is taking the ACT...

Athletic Office Announces Changes in Football Ticket Sales and Procedures

Athletic Office Announces Changes in Football Ticket Sales and Procedures

Staff Press Release

August 27, 2014


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Come out and support Argyle Eagle Football as we take on Abilene Wylie this Friday, August 29th at 7:30 p.m. at home. Please note important changes in ticket sales this year: New Times: Pre-game ticket sales will be on Wednesday and Thursday from 8:15 -11:15 and 1:00-4:00. Friday ticket sales...

Miller Family to be honored at AHS in Celebration of Life

Miller Family to be honored at AHS in Celebration of Life

August 13, 2014


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Community, Friends and Family, With the recent passing of our beloved Argyle family, the Millers, we would like to invite you to gather with fellow friends, family, and acquaintances of theirs as we remember how they touched our community and individual lives. This "Celebration of Life" will be hel...

AHS Looking to Build Tennis Program

AHS Looking to Build Tennis Program

July 29, 2014


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If there is anyone who has a son or daughter that might be interested in playing tennis please contact me (e-mail below.)  I have been told that there are several kids currently in high school that are interested in playing, or kids that might have quit tennis that should still be playing. The p...

TX Bandmasters Association Names AHS Recipient of 2014 Exemplary Band Program Award

TX Bandmasters Association Names AHS Recipient of 2014 Exemplary Band Program Award

July 27, 2014


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - JULY 2014 TEXAS BANDMASTERS ASSOCIATION PRESENTS 2014 EXEMPLARY BAND PROGRAM AWARDS San Antonio, Texas – The Texas Bandmasters Association has named the Argyle High School Band as recipient of a 2014 Exemplary Band Program Award. Kathy Johnson is the director of the...

Class of 2014 Graduates Ready for Next Phase of Life

Class of 2014 Graduates Ready for Next Phase of Life

June 12, 2014


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As usual, graduation day brought no rest for the class of 2014.   The transformation of years worth of hard work and championships culminated in a day of joy with seniors looking ahead and setting more goals for the future. But, valedictorian Allison Gant warns that life is about more than just setting...

Nytomt and Baker Awarded Golden Teacher of Excellence 2014

Nytomt and Baker Awarded Golden Teacher of Excellence 2014

June 9, 2014


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Each year the Argyle Education foundation goes on a quest to find the best and the brightest teachers in the district, and all of this is made possible because of an endowment provided by the Lisa M Zimmerman foundation, which funds the Golden Teacher Excellence awards each year. Each campus level teacher...

Annie Tickets Now on Sale in the Middle School Office

May 28, 2014


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Tickets for the Argyle Theatre Production of ANNIE are on sale and will be available for purchase in the Middle School Office. Performance dates are: Friday, May 30th at 7:00 pm, and Saturday May 31st will have 2 shows- a matinee at 2:30 and an evening performance at 7:00 pm. For evening shows: Adult...

Drum Majors Chosen for 2014-15, Marching Show “Alleluia”

Drum Majors Chosen for 2014-15, Marching Show “Alleluia”

May 19, 2014


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The Argyle Band under the direction of Kathy Johnson decided on the 2014-15 Drum Majors for their State show next year. Juniors Ben Roney, Meghan Starteri, and Madison Gotthardt tried out along with thirteen other members of the band on May 14. The tryout consisted of questions about being Drum Major...

Seniors Recieve $500 Scholarships from the Argyle Eagle Booster Club

Seniors Recieve $500 Scholarships from the Argyle Eagle Booster Club

May 15, 2014


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The Argyle Eagle Booster Club gave out $500 scholarships to senior athletes. In order to qualify for the scholarship, the athletes had to write essays about how athletics has helped them out in their high school career. Out of all of the students that applied, these students were chosen for a scholarship:...

Five Seniors Win $1,000.00 PTSA Scholarships

Five Seniors Win $1,000.00 PTSA Scholarships

May 15, 2014


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Every year, the PTSA awards seniors a scholarship of $1,000.00 each. This year, the applicants had to write an essay describing if "it is okay to lie sometimes, or is it always crucial to tell the truth". The five winners were Jared Cole, Ricky Pool, Catherine Read, Bailey Sutton, and Savannah Wilson....

Back the Red and Black Annual Appeal Campaign Brings in $118,500.00

April 29, 2014


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The Argyle ISD Education Foundation is pleased to announce the Back the Red & Black Annual Appeal Campaign brought in $118,500.00! The Foundation will be hosting a Donor Appreciation Night on April 30, 2014, to thank our generous donors and their families, AISD Faculty and Staff, and Foundatio...

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