Titletown, TX: Episode 17
Watch the latest episode of Titletown, TX: Chasing another state title!
November Sub of the Month
Sarah Johnson has been named Aledo ISD Substitute of the Month for November 2016. Sarah has been a substitute with the district since February 2016. We are very grateful to Sarah, and to all of our substitutes, who do an amazing job for us.
AHS Debate Teams Win Top Speech Award
The AHS Debate teams won the Top Speech Award at the recent Burleson Spartan-Elk Invitational. Results are as follows:
Robert Myers and Brenna Young – First place in CX (Policy) Debate out of 22 teams; Kale Clay and Madison Bunting – Second place in CX (Policy) Debate out of 22 teams; Caleb Glick – Fifth place in Lincoln-Douglas Debate out of 27 debaters; and Robert Myers was awarded top speaker for the tournament.
Pictured from left: Caleb Glick, Kale Clay, Madison Bunting, Brenna Young, Robert Myers
5A Division 2 State Semi-Final Game
Aledo Bearcats (home) vs. Mesquite Poteet Pirates
Friday, Dec. 9, at 7:30 p.m.
The Ford Center at The Star Stadium
9 Cowboys Way, Frisco, Texas 75034
Pre-sale tickets will be $12 and will be sold online. Pre-sale tickets may also be purchased at the North Ticket Office at AT&T Stadium in Arlington Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. All tickets will be $15 at the gate. The Star Box offices will open at 4:30 p.m. on game day. Child Policy: 1 year and up require a ticket for entry.
Bag Policy: All approved bags are subject to inspection upon entry and are subject to additional inspections within the Ford Center.
Re-entry is not permitted.
Coder Cats Jingle with Christmas Spirit!
A week of spreading kindness has Ms. Commons’ class at Coder Elementary making the rounds caroling and wishing holiday greetings. Today’s stop was at the Aledo ISD Administration Building. Thanks for the Christmas card and poinsettia to make the holidays bright!
Operation Christmas Child Benefits from AHS NHS Students
NHS students Robert Myers, Elizabeth Stephens and Georgia McAdams are ready to drop off shoeboxes filled with gifts for Operation Christmas Child as part of Samaritan’s Purse. Samaritan's Purse is a humanitarian aid organization that provides support to people in physical need as a key part of Christian missionary work. Thanks for spreading holiday cheer to those in need!
Menu Changes for November and December
11/10 – Thanksgiving Meal (to replace Real Meal) at all campuses.
See the Child Nutrition NutriCafe info for more details.
11/14 – Breakfast for Lunch (to replace Real Meal) at McAnally only.
11/18 – Breakfast for Lunch (to replace Real Meal) at all campuses except McAnally.
12/20 – Early Release Menu (to replace Real Meal) at all campuses.
Aledo ISD Holidays!
Aledo ISD will be closed for the Christmas holidays beginning with early dismissal on Tuesday, Dec. 20. Grades K-4 will dismiss at 11:45 a.m., and grades 5-12 will dismiss at 12:45 p.m. Buses will run accordingly. Classes will resume on Thursday, Jan. 5. Have a safe and wonderful holiday season!
Aledo ISD Family Pass Offers Family Discounts to Athletic Events
Bearcat Store sells Family Passes for $50, which entitles an entire family admission to all Aledo ISD athletic events for the school year, with the exclusion of varsity football. Family passes are available at the store at the AISD Administration Building between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Only one pass is available per family.
"Check Acceptance Policy"
Aledo ISD has established the following policy for accepting checks and collecting bad checks: For a check to be an acceptable form of payment, it must include your current, full and accurate name, and address and telephone number. When paying by check, you authorize the recovery of unpaid checks and the recovery of the state-allowed fee by means of electronic re-presentment. For assistance, please contact Paytek at 866-399-4101.