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DES Teacher of the Year: Kasey Dixon
01/22/2019
The UofM grad was named DES' 2019 Teacher of the Year – a recognition that still takes her by surprise.
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ACS announces new Academy of Engineering & Innovation
01/17/2019
Similar to college, students will choose a major and minor in different engineering fields.
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Non-resident admission to open on January 28th
01/14/2019
Students who live outside of the district and county may apply. The application window runs from January 28-February 22.
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Arlington High artists enjoy record year of wins
01/11/2019
AHS won more top honors than any other public or private school in the region at the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards.
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Throwback: AES yearbook from 1974 depicts vintage Tiger
01/10/2019
The Tiger mascot was drawn by then art teacher Jeri Wexler for the AES yearbook
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AHS choir invited to perform in France for WWII anniversary
01/10/2019
The choir will perform in Normandy for the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II.
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AHS Lacrosse Defender Tyler Jones commits to Hendrix
01/08/2019
ACS Student Sports Reporter Aaron Moser reports how Jones has a deep connection to the university.
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ACS to hold Educator Career Fair for job seekers
01/03/2019
All career fair attendees are guaranteed an interview with an ACS administrator.
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Kenny Walker signs with Wake Forest
12/20/2018
The Arlington High running back will play for the Demon Deacons next fall.
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Space Kiddets win Best Project at competition
12/14/2018
This win also qualified them for regionals.
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U of M professors visit PAVE Academy to critique student work
12/13/2018
The critique featured two well-known and renowned artists and professors from the University of Memphis.
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8 to 9 Day gives glimpse into Arlington High
12/11/2018
8 to 9 day was open to 8th graders at Arlington and Lakeland Middle Schools to explore programs and course offerings at AHS.
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AHS student council cheers on St. Jude runners
12/03/2018
The annual tradition for the council continues to grow each year.
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WATCH: DES students learn to code robots using colors
12/03/2018
Barnes & Noble stopped by Donelson Elementary School to teach the STEM class how to code robots using lines and colors.
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ACS named 2nd overall Top Workplace in region
11/30/2018
Of the 618 organizations invited to participate in the survey, only 55 companies were named a Top Workplace in the Memphis Metro area.
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ACS receives 2nd overall Top Workplace award
11/30/2018
Of the 618 organizations invited to participate in the survey, only 55 companies were named a Top Workplace in the Memphis Metro area.
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AHS takes home Best of Show in regional art contest
11/28/2018
This is the seventh time AHS has won Best in Show in the exhibition's 11-year history.
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AHS Basketball raises record amount for Mid-South Food Bank
11/19/2018
The teams' We Are Arlington night raised nearly $950, which will feed more than 2,700 people.
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When and how ACS determines school closings
11/14/2018
Winter weather has started in the Mid-South! Many are already asking, "When will school be canceled?" Here's an update on our procedures.
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VIDEO: DES receives National Blue Ribbon School Award
11/09/2018
DES is one of only 349 schools nationwide to receive the honor.
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AMS' Latisha King named a finalist for Science Educator of the Year
11/01/2018
She is one of only 16 teachers statewide to be named a finalist for the award.
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ACS ranks 5th in state for highest ACT scores
10/31/2018
ACS' overall scores rose nearly a point to 23.6, up from 2017's score of 22.7.
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AMS & AHS Cheer teams dominate Regionals
10/29/2018
Arlington Middle and Arlington High's JV and Varsity teams took home 1st place in Regionals.
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ACS unveils new district logo
10/23/2018
The new logo carries a modern yet traditional while keeping the same color scheme of ACS.
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LEAD Arlington puts focus on students in first meeting
10/23/2018
The session allowed students to network and learn from business leaders in the community.
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Rep. Kustoff visits AHS
Rep. Kustoff visits AHS for National Principal Shadowing Week
10/15/2018
He toured several classrooms meeting with teachers and students.
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Students tour MicroPort for Manufacturing Day
10/11/2018
Officials from the company gave the students a walking tour of the manufacturing facility.
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Familiar faces tapped for School Safety Officer positions
10/05/2018
Ronnie Sewell and Fred Solang will be the School Safety Officers for AES & DES.
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Scam Alert
Scammers targeting school-aged families
10/04/2018
The scammers pose as school officials and demand money for various fees.
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Arlington High's graduation rate continues to climb
10/01/2018
Since 2013, the graduation rate for the district has climbed more than 3-percentage points.
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Donelson Elementary named 2018 National Blue Ribbon School
10/01/2018
The school is one of only 349 nationwide to receive the coveted award this year.
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Student designs artwork for AHS' Wizard of Oz
09/24/2018
Using her school-issued iPad, Elizabeth Acton graphically designed the poster artwork for the show.
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DES and AES named Reward Schools
09/21/2018
Reward School is the top distinction a school can earn in the state of Tennessee.
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AMS girls soccer defeat rival Lakeland Prep in shutout
09/11/2018
The AMS Lady Tigers soccer team continued its winning streak against Lakeland
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AHS twin ballers, Lanetta and Lanyce Williams, commit to UofM
09/06/2018
AHS Basketball standouts commit to the University of Memphis
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ACS to add School Safety Officer to elementary schools
09/03/2018
The officer will be split between Donelson and Arlington Elementary Schools
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PAVE guest speaker inspires students to follow their dreams
08/30/2018
Local and award-winning filmmaker Kevin Brooks talked to the PAVE students
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