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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 ...

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...

Peak Music Festival

Peak Music Festival

April 8, 2013


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On April 5th the band hosted the Peak Music Festival, a fundraiser for the AHS Band Boosters. Participating high school bands from the area had the opportunity to receive feedback from a panel of three judges to help prepare them for competition UIL in late April. The Wind Ensemble received a "...

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, ...

The Play

March 28, 2013


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The play "Proof," performed by One Act Play, is about a college student named Catherine, played by Caroline Klapp, who is battling mixed emotions after the death of her mathematician father, who was a profesor at the University of Chicago. She is also confused about her emotions with one of her father's...

Water For The World

March 27, 2013


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In the "Water For The World" dodge ball game March 7, teachers geared up to play students for Argyle High School's UNICEF. All proceeds went towards the organization, which will use the money to help construct water wells in Africa. Though students ended up winning after two rounds, the teachers put...

Art Honor Society Art Night

Art Honor Society Art Night

March 27, 2013


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  On Friday March 1, the Art Honor Society hosted Art Night at Argyle High School for the community. "Art Night is kicking off Youth Art Month held each March," high school art teacher Tanya Kosla said. "Mrs. Hendrick and I got together with the Honor Society and put together a family night of art." Parents and children...

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...

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