According to U.S. News & World Report, Aledo High School is once again ranked in the top 5 percent of public high schools in Texas with a ranking of 105 out of 1,870 schools. Additionally, AHS is ranked 1,056 nationally out of 21,000 schools.
“Congratulations to our Aledo High School students, teachers, staff and Mr. Peterson for all the hard work that went into earning this distinctive recognition,” AISD Superintendent Dan Manning said. “It is special to earn such an honor from a national publication like U.S. News & World Report, and it speaks well of all our schools which feed into Aledo High School.”
For more information, go to the publication’s website at http://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/texas/districts/aledo-independent-school-district/aledo-high-school-18556.
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Bearcats to encounter Coyotes, wintry threat
Aledo vs. Wichita Falls High
Time: 6 p.m., Thursday
Site: Northwest ISD Stadium — 18501 Hwy 114, Justin
Type: Class 4A, Division II, Quarterfinal (Region I final)
Last year: Did not play
Aledo ISD football playoff game rescheduled
The Aledo ISD AAAA Divison II State Quarter Final Football Playoff game has been rescheduled to Thursday, Dec. 5, at 6 p.m.
Hancock runs in Thanksgiving Trot
Heart transplant recipient and teen Dylan Hancock, who will receive the proceeds from this year's Thanksgiving Trot for a new home, ran in the 1-mile event in the Aledo area on Thanksgiving Day alongside mentor and friend Rob Helms.
Parker County jail facility under discussion
Community Education Centers, the company Parker County contracts with to manage the Parker County Jail, has offered to build a work-release low-security jail facility for the county free of charge.
Parker County earthquake tally rises
Two more minor earthquakes rattled northeast Parker County Tuesday, Nov. 26, bringing the total number of earthquakes last month to 17.
Commissioners decrease credit card fees
Parker County Commissioners voted last week to decrease the amount of money that goes to the county when residents use their credit cards in auto registration offices.
Welcome the children of fallen military heroes
The Snowball Express, a charity that serves the families of those who have died during active military duty since 9/11, is coming to Sundance Square Plaza in Fort Worth from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 14, for its annual Welcome Event and Walk of Gratitude.
Tall in the saddle
WEATHERFORD — In Parker County, horses pretty much rule.
But one woman, Teresa Miller, has found a way to make the most out of horses.
Aledo ISD's Christmas card winners
The winners of Aledo ISD’s Christmas card contest were presented at the November board meeting.
Gray a semifinalist for award
Former Aledo High School student/athlete Johnathan Gray — who set the national high school career record in 2011 with 205 touchdowns — has been named one of 16 semifinalists for the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award.
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