Colts - participating and winning!
The following AHS Orchestra students earnied spots in the TMEA Region 5 All-Region Orchestras! Kanchan P. :All-Region String Orchestra on cello. All-Region Full Orchestra were: Hannah L., violin; Opal B., violin; Hailey P., violin; Lyndsey W., viola; Michelle B., viola; Niraj P. cello; Laura B., cello; Isaac J., bass; Josh H., bass; Holden B., bass; and Gabrielle C., bass.
In addition, AHS had two students earn spots in the elite TMEA All-State Orchestras, placing them among the best of the best high school musicians in the state. Hannah L.: All-State String Orchestra on violin. Niraj P.: All-State Symphony Orchestra on cello. Hannah and Niraj will travel to San Antonio in February to participate at the annual TMEA Clinic/Convention.
Amy E., Hannah L., and Michelle B. for won first place team in Spelling and Vocabulary at the Mansfield UIL tournament this past Saturday. Amy E. also came in 1st place individually and Hannah L. came in 4th.
Grace R. placed 3rd in 6A UIL Congressional Debate to qualify for the UIL State Congressional Debate Tournament.
Going to TAFE State: Krissi L., Phoebe M., Diana M.,Ashlynn B., Elizabeth G.
TCU student/AHS Alumni, Kevin Day wins Dallas Wind Symphony fanfare contest. See story: http://thisweek.tcu.edu/tcu-student-wins-dallas-wind-symphony-fanfare-contest/
AHS Meets Standard and receives 4 Distinctions:
AHS received a Met Standard Rating from the State and earned 4 out of 7 possible distinctions. We had the second most distinctions among traditional high schools in the AISD and an improvement of 4 distinctions from the previous year
AHS Military Hero: One of Arlington High School’s most distinguished graduates was honored last month in a portrait-unveiling ceremony at the school, 818 W. Park Row Drive. The portrait of Medal of Honor recipient Col. Neel E. Kearby, a 1928 graduate, now hangs in the hall of his alma mater where students and visitors can read a short biography and his Medal of Honor citation alongside his portrait. Read More...
2015 AHS Grad, Jaylen Ferguson, drafted in the 9th round by the Baltimore Orioles! Congratulations, Jaylen!
Former AHS student, Jeremiah Robbins, is playing for the Naval Academy:
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Congrats AHS Lineman. 1st place at 8th Annual Lineman Contest!