News and Announcements

First Day of School - Thursday, August 15!

Avalon students in grades 6-12 will follow the normal school day schedule tomorrow for the first day of school. If you did not attend Meet the Teacher Night and receive your schedule, see Mrs. Del Bosque in the library before school starts. First bell is at 7:50 a.m. and the tardy bell for the beginning of the school day is 7:55 a.m.

Grades 6-8 have PE/Athletics for 1st period and will all meet in the J.P. Griffith gymnasium.

Grades 9-12 will go to their 1st period classes.
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Back to School Fair Coming August 1!

The 5th annual Avalon School Back-to-School Festival will be held during Registration Day from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.! (Registration is from 9 a.m.-6:00 p.m.) FREE professional hair cuts will be available! Our other participants include: Ellis County Sheriff's Office, Avalon School FFA, Avalon PTO, Drug Prevention Resources, Hope Clinic of Ennis, Citizens National Bank of Waxahachie (backpacks!) and Running Free Ranch.
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Mr. Tony Hernandez Named High School Principal

The Avalon ISD Board of Trustees announces the selection of Mr. Tony Hernandez as the new high school principal for Avalon School! Mr. Hernandez has been with AISD for 16 years and has served as junior high and high school mathematics teacher, baseball (8 years) and volleyball coach (10 years), District Assistant Principal (4 years), Facilities Director (7 years) and Middle School Principal (3 years). He is also a 1998 graduate of Avalon ISD, a graduate of The University of Texas at Arlington and received his Masters in Education from Lamar University. Congratulations Mr. Hernandez!
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Registration for 2019-2020 Set for Thursday, August 1!

Registration for ALL students for the 2019-2020 school year will be held on Thursday, August 1, 2019 in the J.P. Griffith gymnasium! Doors will open at 9:00 a.m. and administrators and staff will be on hand to help with registration until 6:00 p.m. Students will also have their pictures taken for ID cards at this time. Please follow the link under "Parents" to the set of registration forms that can be downloaded, filled in at home and brought to registration. The lunch application is not available until August 1 and needs to be filled out by all parents at registration. Can't wait to see everyone as we prepare for a new school year!
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Khristopher Marshall Named Avalon's 8th Superintendent

The Avalon ISD Board of Trustees has named Mr. Khristopher Marshall as the 8th Superintendent of Avalon ISD. He has been with Avalon ISD for 20 years, first as a classroom teacher and coach, then moving into the position of District Assistant Principal and, for the last 10 years, as the high school principal. He will be the eighth Superintendent in the history of Avalon ISD.

Mr. Marshall graduated with his bachelor’s degree from Sam Houston State University and his Master’s degree from Tarleton State University.

Dr. David Del Bosque announced his retirement in August of 2018 after serving as Superintendent for the last 17 years, and 25 years at Avalon ISD.
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