AHS’s Alan Austin Chosen As Kiwanis High School Teacher of the Year!
Alan Austin AHS ’69 , US and AP US History teacher, was honored as Kiwanis Teacher-of-the-Year 2023. The award was presented by AHS ’55 alum Jeanette Workman and her committee and includes $800 cash prize. Mr. Austin will be honored at a banquet later this spring. The Kiwanis Teacher-of-the-Year Award This tradition of honoring some of…Read More
The Colt Baseball Saturday April 1st for Feeder School Day @ 11:30 am
Hello Future Colt Baseball Players!! The Colt Baseball team would like to invite you to join us on Saturday April 1st for Feeder School Day as we host Mansfield High School at noon. We encourage you to wear your most recent baseball uniform and bring your glove to the game. Kids from Kindergarten…Read More
Glass Slipper Select FREE dresses, shoes and accessories. Must register for a time slot!
Howdy, Colts! Prom does NOT have to break the bank! Select FREE dresses, shoes and accessories. Must register for a time slot! Mark your calendars for 3/31 and 4/1 to shop the Glass Slipper Boutique, hosted by the Junior League of Arlington. Please take a moment to register at www.bit.ly/jlagsb23 before the event.Read More
Reptiles and Amphibians In the Library with Greg Pandelis In Cooperation withThe UTA Amphibian and Reptile Diversity Research Center and Arlington Public Library
Ms Urbina’s and Mrs. Barker’s Biology classes were treated to an introduction to The UTA Amphibian and Reptile Diversity Research Center by Greg Pandelis, Collections Manager, who brought specimens from the collection and explained the process of gathering and preserving various species for the university collection. Mr. Pandelis was joined by assistants. Dalton Lawing and…Read More
COLTS Family March Teacher of the Month
Each month, 5 fantastic teachers are chosen for our COLTS Teacher of the Month. Please join me in congratulating this month’s recipients. 🎉 Thank you for your commitment, ownership, loyalty, toughness and selflessness. You all make AHS a better place!Read More
Regional Visual Arts Scholastic Event at Timberview High School. AHS presents outstanding art.
On Saturday, February 18, our artists represented us fabulously at our regional Visual Arts Scholastic Event at Timberview High School. 73 AHS pieces were entered. Students competed by discussing their artworks with a judge who then scored their work on a scale from 1-4. Arlington High brought home 68- 4’s (the highest score possible at…Read More
AHS Colts Varsity Tennis Tournament
We hosted our last AHS Colts Varsity Tournament of the season and every single member of our Colts Varsity Team brought home some hardware! Congratulations to the following players!: Dainel G. – 1st Place Boys A Singles Derek G. – 2nd Place Boys B Singles Maddex T. – 3rd Place Girls A Singles Katy L. -…Read More
AHS Colts Drone Team Invited to present at Bell Helicopter's "Bell STEM & Engineering Day
Our Drone Team, Horsepower, was one of ten schools that were invited to present at Bell Helicopter’s “Bell STEM & Engineering Day.” Our team presented and displayed their drone, teamwork, and problem-solving skills. Sponsor is Blair Hansard Horsepower was highly praised by the Bell employees for their hard work during the competition a few weeks…Read More
Outdoor Adventure Class with Coach Waldrop Need a fun elective? This may be the class for you!
Today, the Outdoor Adventures students, dug a fire pit, built a campfire, and roasted marshmallows for s’mores!Read More
AHS Student Council is OUTSTANDING! AHS earned Sweepstakes, the highest recognition!
February 17, 18, 19. Student Council officers submitted our state report consisting of documentation for projects in the areas of Pride and Patriotism, Energy and Environment, DASH (Drugs, Alcohol, Safety, and Health), Community Service, and Outstanding Student Council. I am proud to share that AHS earned Sweepstakes, the highest recognition a council may receive. Yes,…Read More
Faculty Soul Food Luncheon. Celebrating Black History Month
Black History Month was brought to a great conclusion with a Soul Food Luncheon for faculty and staff. The BEST TIMES are had at Arlington High School! Food, fun, and fellowship! Frances Telford-Pippins organized, and Tia Galliano provided the decorations. Traditional food was prepared by the faculty and staff. Mrs. Humbles and Mr. Stigler prepared…Read More
Free Parenting Webinars Learn more about the issues confronting our kids.
The district drug interventionists are hosting free virtual webinars for parents and faculty. See the attached flyer for more information. Fentanyl 1.24.23 Save the date webinarsRead More
Texas PTA Honorary Life Membership Recipients
January Teachers of the Month
Howdy, Colts Family! Each month, 5 fantastic teachers are chosen for our COLTS Teacher of the Month. Please join me in congratulating this month’s recipients. 🎉 Thank you, Coach Blanchard, Mrs. Patterson, Mr. Grimm, Mrs. Kitchen-Neal, and Ms. Davis for your Commitment, Ownership, Loyalty, Toughness, and Selflessness. You all make AHS a better place! .Read More
FFA Students at the Stock Show February 21, 22, 2023
MR. COLTS 2023 Colts bring the Beauty and Brains to the stage of Mr. Colt!!
AHS knows how to bring the PARTY! Back by popular demand! Talented AHS guys competed in dance, interview, and casual wear to win the coveted title of Mr Colt! AHS teachers danced to the entertainment of the crowd, Coach Peach and Mr. Smith were the emcees, and a great time was had by all. It…Read More
Cheerleader Try-Outs M A N D A T O R Y Interest Meeting February 1, 2023 7:00 P.M. AHS Cafeteria
Want to bring your SPIRIT onto the field? M A N D A T O R Y Interest Meeting February 1, 2023 7:00 P.M. AHS Cafeteria Stay up-to-date with all tryout info on Instagram @coltcheerleading An up-to-date physical is required for clinic and tryouts. @coltcheerleading Questions?Email Head Coach Olivia Miller: email@example.com Tryout Poster 2023Read More
Talented AHS Teachers We Have An Author!!
Our own Nick Johnson, IPC teacher, has written and illustrated a children’s book! It is absolutely adorable and Mrs. Patterson’s 3 year old nephew loves it! If you have littles, or if your team/club/ organization works with the younger kids for anything (I’m thinking of you PALS), you should definitely check out his new book.…Read More
Principal Update January 2023
Hi Colts, Happy New Year! I hope your break was full of pajamas and slothlike time on the couch. I got to spend some time with my parents who visited us from Iowa. Then, they headed back north just in time for a blizzard. My family enjoyed lots of time together catching up on our…Read More
Looking for a 1972 graduate
Looking for a female graduate of Arlington High School Class of 1972 with the initials PGA. Possibly Pat Alarie, Pam Austin or Patty Austin. If you are one of these ladies or know one of them. Please contact Maryjane Beane at Arlington High School: 682-867-6472. Thanks for your help.Read More
December Teachers of the Month Congratulations
Holiday Wonderland At AHS Departments working together to make a Winter Wonderland!
Holiday Wonderland at AHS Tuesday, December 6th in the courtyard. Collaboration of students and teachers in Constuction, Architecture, Interior Design, Fashion, Culinary, Art, Photography, Welding and Choir. Live entertainment compliments of our Choir Snacks made by our Culinary students Photo opportunity with your favorite program-inspired house in our elf village, or take a selfie in…Read More
Mrs. Humbles Message December 1, 2022
Hi Colts, I can already tell that 2022 is going to end on a high note. I am so proud of our school, staff, and students for all that we’ve accomplished this year. The pandemic really tested us, but like true Colts, we only became stronger through it all. 2023 will be full of change.…Read More
Mr. Grimaldo: AISD High School Teacher of the Month
Grimaldo is a new teacher to Arlington High School and has truly embraced the spirit of a Colt. From his first day of training on campus, he has made a connection with everyone he meets. He continues to build connections as much as possible through his Principles of Construction class. Mr. G creates the most…Read More
Former Colts Play in the WORLD CUP!
From Head Soccer Coach, Jeff Waldrop” Tune in to the World Cup , to see a former Colt in action. Rogelio Funes (along with his twin brother Ramiro) were a big part of our soccer program from 2006-2008. Both have reached the top of their sport, playing both professionally and for their National teams. (Ramiro…Read More
Whats going on in the classes at AHS? Everything! Find out the exciting things our COLTS are doing!
Mr. Arnold’s Principles of Business, Marketing and Finance: In case you saw and were wondering why we had a bunch of kids throwing paper airplanes in the cafeteria the last two days, they were competing in a Paper Airplane Factory lab. Different teams or “companies’ competed while learning about aspects of product development, factory specialization,…Read More
COLTS Teacher of the Month: November
Each month, 5 fantastic teachers are chosen for our COLTS Teacher of the Month. Those teachers then get to nominate the next month’s recipients that they think portray a characteristic of our COLTS family. Please congratulate this month’s recipients!Read More
AHS Faculty Feast We are thankful and grateful to a part of the COLTS Family!
Everybody wants to a COLT! Faculty and staff gather to share a Thanksgiving meal prepared by the great cooks at Arlington High. The fun and fellowship brings our faculty together and makes AHS a family! Don’t YOU want to join us?Read More
Mrs.Humbles’ Message October 29, 2022 Important information for COLTS Family
Hi Colts, Our end of October has been full of fun at Arlington High. We are excelling in fall sports and multiple groups are preparing for playoffs and regional tournaments. Our Fine Arts programs have seen tremendous success and are continuing to score well at contests. And we just inducted our upperclassmen into National Honor…Read More
AHS Drone Club
Drone club meets Wednesday-Friday after school in B112. No real requirements this season to join. We are competing at the Bell Helicopter AVR competition in November, so we have from 2 weeks ago until November to completely build and program a drone and learn to fly it in a fire and rescue scenario. The club…Read More
Construction is coming Lots of changes ahead!
CONSTRUCTION IS COMING! I hope you are ready to watch the transformation of Arlington High School! Starting Monday, 9/19, the main entrance (off Park Row), will no longer be an entrance point. The main entrance will be moved to the E Hall (by Chicken Express and the baseball fields). If visitors have any reason…Read More
ACT Exam for all Seniors!! October 4, 2022
Senior parents, 12th grade students will be taking the ACT on Oct. 4 at Arlington HS. The test is free of charge and no registration is necessary. This is a wonderful opportunity, provided by our district, for our seniors to take the test for the first time or raise their score. The testing will begin at 7:30am.…Read More
Students should enter the building only through three entrances: Main, New B, and E Hall. All students who are late to campus will need to enter through the E Hall Entrance.
Dear Colts, Today, we had metal checks at all 3 main entrances. I appreciate everyone’s cooperation while we navigated the morning. Metal checks are unannounced so I will not send communication beforehand. I want to thank all of you – parents, students, and staff – for your support this morning. It was amazing to have…Read More
Importance of Mental Health and Self-Care for AHS Athletes
Today 571 of our student athletes were able to get a presentation on mental health, addiction, decision making and coping skills. Thanks to Coach Peach and Coach Scott for helping organize this and to all the coaches for giving up time for our kids to hear the presentation. The presentation was done by the district…Read More
Mrs. Humbles Message: After School Pick-Up August 17, 2022
Hi Colts, End-of-day pick-up can be quite an ordeal at Arlington High. I know you are all doing the best you can to find a place to wait for your student at the end of the day. I want to make sure to let you all know that the plaza on Park Row will tow…Read More
AHS Tradition! First Day Milk and Cookies Teachers gather to share cookies and first-day stories.
Student Council PALs Sponsor. Jennifer Ngyuen continues her mother’s tradition of after school cookies. Faculty and staff brought home-made cookies to share and gathered to laugh and tell stories. We had a great First Day of Shcool!Read More
Welcome back, Colts! 3 ways to enter the school on August 15, 2022
New & Returning Colts, Our first day of school is Monday, August 15th. We will have 3 entrances this school year: Main (Park Row at flags), New B (by tennis courts), E hall (by Chicken Express). Look at the attached map. Students may enter the building at 7:00 am at Main, New B, & E…Read More
Mrs. Humbles Message August 14, 2022
Hi Colts! We’re just minutes away from the first day of school! I know you are full of excitement and apprehension about the new year. I am eager to see how our students have grown over the summer and what this new day will bring. I know we have hard work ahead of us, but…Read More
A Message from Mrs. Humbles August 6, 2022
Hi Colts, For the past 2 years, we were able to give all students free lunch due to government flexibilities during the pandemic. That has expired and students will now have to pay for the breakfast and lunch programs. Please complete the meal benefits application to determine if you are eligible for the Free/Reduced Meal Program. Reach…Read More