Open House has been rescheduled!
Our new date is Thursday, March 20.
PTA Meeting will start at 6:00 in the auditorium.
Open House will be from 6:30 - 8:00.
MGM meeting will start at 8:00.
Under "Documents" on the left are the updated individual campus sheets of bond projects. Information about district wide projects is also posted. For more information, go to www.aisd.net/bond
WE WANT YOUR FEEDBACK:
As we focus on Continuous Improvement, we need your feedback! The 2nd Parent Satisfaction Survey is now available. It can be accessed online at [ https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/AISD_ParentSurvey_3_2014 ]
2014-2015 Online transfer renewal
The Arlington ISD is now accepting renewal transfer applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Both paid and non-paid transfers may now be completed online.
The fee is $100 beginning March 1. If the transfer renewal fee is not paid by March 30, the student will lose the transfer. Starting April 1, parents may sign up on a waiting list for their campus of choice. Online payments are processed securely through Amazon, so if you have an existing Amazon account, these may be utilized. Credit or debit cards may also be used.
Good luck to our orchestra programs as they compete in UIL this week!
SPRING BREAK IS MARCH 10- 14! Enjoy the break.
The AISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to place a $663.1 million bond package on the May 10 ballot. Information is listed below. More information can be found at http://www.aisd.net/bond.
School Report Card for AHS for the 2012-2013 school year is on the left under "Documents". This information is provided by the Texas Education Agency!
Great things are happening at AHS
Colts participating and winning! Kick 'em!
The band students competed at Solo & Ensemble over the weekend were very successful. The band had 114 first division medalists and 67 students advanced to state
Colt Kickers are chosen GRAND CHAMPIONS at Raising the Barre Dance Championship.
-Best in Category Novelty
-Best in Category Open
-Judges Award: Best Costume Open
-Best in Category Contemporary
-Best in Category Hip Hop
-Best in Category Novelty
-CIRCLE OF CHAMPIONS
1st Place Best Kicks (out of the entire contest)-Natalie D.
AHS Superstar Artists!
WHEN: Exhibit runs now through Sunday, March 2
WHERE: Arlington Museum of Art
201 West Main Street
Congratulations to Quentin P. State Champion in Wrestling
State Swim Meet Update
Brandon B. had an outstanding state meet this past weekend...Personal best time and 2nd personal best!
Brandon will be compete in a national meet this Thursday and Friday.
The Academic Decathlon team competed this weekend in San Antonio. They won ninth place in State. This is the highest final ranking that AHS has ever achieved. We are very proud of them! Jonathan Y. won fifth place overall in his bracket. He won a scholarship by outscoring over eighty other students at the State level.
The following are the individual medals and the top five awards:
Alex M.- Third place art, fourth place music
Mishelle V. - Fifth place art, third place interview
Vivian N. - Fourth place music and art, fifth place science, first place AHS honors, first place interview (perfect score)
Rabia H. - Second place speech, fifth place interview
Laura C. - First place AHS scholastic
Casey S.- Fourth place music
Jonathan Y. - Second place speech, third place social science, first place AHS Varsity, fourth place art, fifth place music and language/literature
On Saturday, February 22nd, Arlington High School seniors Edgar M., Kevin R. and Jack W. who are members of The Class in The Parks DECA Chapter, competed as a team at the State DECA Career Development Conference. They won in the Entrepreneurship Growing Your Business event by writing and presenting a detailed business plan for Clear Eyes, an auto headlight restoration business.
Please congratulate Edgar, Kevin & Jack and wish them luck at the National DECA Conference in Atlanta, Georgia in May.
Congrats to the AHS Destination Imagination Team (Laura B., Garrett W., Kate K. and Holden B.. The placed 2nd overall in the contest this weekend!
Congrats to senior Hannah H. who received the Prudential Spirit of Community Award. This award recognizes Top Youth Volunteers for the state of Texas. Hannah received a certificate and a letter from President Obama. She will be honored at a school board meeting later this year where she will receive a medal.
On February 5th, 2014, the Arlington Colts had 13 of our student-athletes sign letters of intent to play collegiate athletics next year.
Please congratulate the following students for placing in the Imagine No Violence contest:
1st Place----Madison G.---$75.
2nd Place---Shaye C.---$50.
3rd Place----Kayleigh V.---$25.
Honorarble Mention---Alexandra L.
These students will advance to the Fort Worth area competition, plus a chance to win a trip to Disney World for 4.
Congrats to our swimmers on their success at the Regional Meet in Lubbock.
State Qualifier: Brandon B/ - 500 Free
Girls 200 Medley Relay (Emily S., Megan H., Meredith J., Adriana V.) had a season best times
Boys 200 Medley Relay (Seth T., Dylan N., Zach D. Dean S. had a season best time
Seth T. - 200 Free, Meredith J. - 50 Free, Addison St.- 50 Free, Megan H. - 500 Free
Adriana Valenzuela - 200 Free (4th), 100 Free; Seth T. - 500 Free; Andrew D. - 50 Free
Meredith Johnston - 100 Fly; Austin W. - 100 Fly, 100 Back; Brandon B. - 100 Free (4th)
Girls 200 Free Relay (Emily S., Megan H., Meredith J., Adriana V.) had a season best times
Boys 200 Free Relay (3rd - new school record) - Brandon B., Bradley K., Austin W., Andrew D.
Boys 400 Free Relay (new school record) - Brandon B., Bradley K. Austin W., Andrew D.
Thanks so much for your support of AHS!!!
Arlington High School