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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, ...

Sporting Clay Team Focuses on Safety, Skill

March 28, 2013


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The Argyle Sporting Clay Team has been quite a success in its first year in existence. The team has been run by the Youth Target Foundation and by parent volunteers who were willing to help and go through the safety training. There are many different levels of experience on the team. There are kids that...

Shoot For The Stars

March 22, 2013


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On Saturday, April 27th from 9 am - 7 pm "The 2013 Shoot for the Stars Festival" will be held at Argyle High School. Festivities include 3 on 3 basketball tournaments, free throw contests, heart screenings, blood donations, community vendors, business vendors, live musical entertainment, food, and carnival ga...

Academic Awards Banquet Postponed

March 4, 2013


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The Academic Awards Banquet has been postponed. Teachers will be submitting one student for each class to receive an award. Students will be notified if they have been selected prior to the event. The choir will perform at the event, accompanied by the jazz band. Following the banquet will be a...

UNICEF “Water For The World” March 7

February 28, 2013


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About 29,000 children under the age of five die every day, mainly from preventable causes. The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is working to make this number zero. On March 7, UNICEF will host the "Water For The World" dodgeball game from 10:25- 11:10 in the main g...

Announcements Week of Jan. 28, 2013

Announcements Week of Jan. 28, 2013

January 28, 2013


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Cheerleading Try-Out Sign Ups will begin Monday, Feb. 4.  Students can sign up in the high school or middle school office. There will be a mandatory parent meeting Feb. 21 at 6:00 pm for everyone who will be trying out.

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