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UNT Students Offer Tutoring

November 5, 2013


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Beginning November 11, tutoring sessions will be held in the conference room on Monday afternoons from 3:45 to 5:00. These sessions will be available to all students and will be hosted by graduate students from the University of North Texas. If enough students respond, the sessions could be moved to...

District, Campus Sites Available in Four Languages

November 5, 2013


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The school district site as well as the four campus sites are all available in Spanish, Vietnamese, and simplified Chinese as of November 4th. Languages may be selected in the pull down at the top left at each site.

Math, Science UIL Places First Overall Saturday

Math, Science UIL Places First Overall Saturday

October 30, 2013


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Mr. McCurdy's UIL students, despite competing against top 4A and 5A schools, placed first overall in Math, Science, and Calculator and third in Number Sense. The full results of the Meet of Champions held on Oct. 25 can be found at this link: Highland Park Meet of Champions 2013 ...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Good

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Good

October 13, 2013


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Mrs. Good, the biology and chemistry teacher, sat down with us for an interview last week. We dug a little further into her personal life with a set of questions. As a result, her interesting answers got her the spot as the featured teacher for this week! Q: What is your favorite band? A: Theory...

UNICEF: Making Mums and Garters

October 9, 2013


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Looking for a cheap, well-made mum or garter? The UNICEF club is making mums and garters again this year. The prices are much lower than going to a professional, but the products are of comparable quality. If you are interested, stop by Mrs. Arrington's room, room 204, for an order form.

UIL Academics Takes 8th State Championship

UIL Academics Takes 8th State Championship

May 27, 2013


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May 20-22 twenty-eight students traveled to the capital to compete in various academic competitions. The state-level meet was held on the University of Texas at Austin campus. Fourteen of the twenty-eight earned individual medals, along with five team wins and Argyle's sixth consecutive state championship. In...

Induction for National Honor Society

Induction for National Honor Society

May 7, 2013


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Sophomore Jett Monroe shaking hands with Principal Jeff Butts after his induction to the National Honor Society. Left to right: Jeff Butts, Jett Monroe, and Jennifer Fischer.On Monday May 6, sophomores, juniors, and a couple select seniors were inducted into the Argyle chapter of the National Honor ...

Students Compete for Spots at State UIL

April 20, 2013


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On Friday, April 19 forty-seven students and their coaches traveled to Texas A&M Commerce for the Region UIL competitions. All students attending had previously qualifyed by placing first, second or third in the District. After two days of events, over half of the students will move on to compete...

Argyle Eagle Classic Golf Tournament

April 17, 2013


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Athletic and Band Booster Clubs will host the 10th annual Argyle Eagle Classic Golf Tournament Wed. April 24th. The tournament will be held at the Golf Club at Champions Circle in Fort Worth, Texas. This event will benefit both booster clubs and is trying to raise a minimum of $30,000. A four-...

District UIL March 19-22

April 11, 2013


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University Interscholastic League (UIL) teams across Texas competed March 19-22 for district titles. Argyle won the team total with 629 points, 302 points ahead of the second place school, Aubrey. Students in almost every event advanced onto the region competitions. Attatched is a list of those...

2013-14 Cheer Squad

April 2, 2013


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After long hours of practice and tryouts, the 2013-14 Cheer Squad has been chosen. Congratulations to all who made the team: Junior Varsity: Ally Atkinson Gracie Baum Brooke Daniel Madison Gonzales Maggie Hederich Haylee Holt Annette Linahan Allison McNeill Farrah Naderi Erin Riley Varsity: Addiso...

Service Employee Appreciation

April 1, 2013


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  The Challenge Day Club helped assemble Easter baskets March 27 to be presented to the custodians, bus drivers, cafeteria workers and maintenance staff at the Appreciation Luncheon March 28 in the lecture hall. Forty baskets were assembled containing snacks, candy, lotions, soaps, ...

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