Colts - participating and winning!
AHS German Club competed at Winterfest, the annual DFW-area German language competition. Students competed at four levels of German, and we won something at EVERY level. Also, our Pass Auf (a Jeopardy/Quiz Bowl type game) team took first place at the JV level.
National Signing Day:
Baseball: Michael Baumann, Vernon College Tanner McCaskey, Odessa College; Girls Soccer: McKenzie Dyer; Volleyball: Brooke Fearka, Dallas Baptist University ; Football: Matthew Anunda, Texas Tech University Jasen Christopher, Southeastern Oklahoma State University Taven Christopher, Southeastern Oklahoma State University
The Arlington High boys and girls wrestlers competed in the District 3 Wrestling Tournament. All 10 girls and all 14 boys qualified for the regional tournament in El Paso next week. This established a new school record, and possible state, for qualifying all school wrestlers for the regional tournament. The girls won the district championship and the boys were district runner-up.
The Academic Decathlon team competed this weekend at our Regional competition. For the fifth year in a row, our students won first place! They have worked hard since last May, and they are headed to the State competition at the end of February. They won over 60 individual medals as well as two first place team medals. Sponsors are Tanya Maness and Mandy Martin. Members are: Megan N., Joel S., Hudson F., Dean J., Jordan Z., Julianne F., Caylie C., Briana S., Brijan K..
Please congratulate state qualifiers at the regional Business Professionals of America Conference: Sam C. - Economic Research Individual - 2nd place ; Evelyn C. - Computer Security -3rd place; Rebekan B. - Human Resource Management - 2nd place; Karelly R. - Fundamental Word Processing - 3rd place; Adriana B. - Medical Office Procedures - 1st place; Hillary P. - Fundamental Desktop Publishing - 2nd place; Destiny C. - Advanced Interview Skills - 1st place. They will be competing in Corpus Christi in March.
AHS meets Standard and receives 4 Distinctions.