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Abernathy TAFE Competes at State

This weekend, Abernathy High School students competed in the TAFE State Competition in McAllen, TX. Three girls in four events are moving on to Nationals in Washington D.C. this summer, and we also had a top five qualifier at state. Congratulations to these young ladies and their teacher, Kaysee Chandler!
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Students Recognized at Board Meeting

Several students were recognized at the February 13th Board Meeting. Students competing and being awarded at the State Level in FFA , Cross Country, Football, and Congressional Debate. Always a great day to be a Lope!
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Keelan Knight Named to ATSSB All State Band

The Association of Texas Small School Bands is pleased to announce the 2020 ATSSB All- State Band. More than 10,000 high school band students from across Texas auditioned in twenty-two different regions for a place in their respective all-region bands. The top chairs in each region advanced to one of five area auditions held in early January across the state and only 280 of these 2288 students were selected for all-state honors.
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Kids Heart Challenge Slime Day

Abernathy ISD students raised $15,300 for the American Heart Association, surpassing their goal of $10,000. Any student who raised over $150 got the opportunity to slime Mrs. Chambers and Coach Houston.

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Abernathy Independent School District encompasses 179 square miles in Hale and Lubbock Counties. The district has an enrollment of a little over 780 students. AISD offers a half-day Pre-K program, full day Kindergarten, a school-wide Title I program, vocational programs, dual credit courses, band, athletics, special education, and gifted/talented classes. Abernathy ISD students have the opportunity to graduate with 36 hours of college credit.
 
The mission of the Abernathy ISD is to provide a challenging environment for students to become prepared, confident, and well-rounded men and women of integrity.
 
AISD has been recognized by TEA for its attendance rate, number of graduates on the Recommended Program, college preparedness in English-Language Arts and Math. In prior years all 3 campuses have been recognized for their test scores in writing, reading, math and science. Abernathy High School has been identified as one of the top schools in the state in English-Language Arts by Texas Monthly.
 
AISD stresses technology on all campuses. Currently, the district has approximately 600 computers including two labs on each campus all connected to the internet via a 100 Mb connection to Region 17 for Internet and Distance Learning. AISD also maintains a wireless network on all campuses, including wireless laptop carts. Each classroom is also equipped with a Promethean interactive board and projector, and all Elementary classrooms have at least 4 student computers.
 
The district and campuses continue to meet the standards of the new more rigorous accountability system with distinctions.