LONGHORN NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!
Longhorn High School basketball players sport their Christmas attire.
Only five days left to donate
Alex School is conducting a toy and food drive for Christmas. You may drop off your contributions at the school or any of the locations listed above. The drive ends on
Friday, December 15, 2017, so get your donation to a bin!
Santa's Workshop now open!
Santa's Workshop will be open Monday, December 10, and will remain open through the week for Elementary students to shop for and purchase Christmas gifts.
Alcorn receives Softball scholarship
Senior Cristen Alcorn signed a letter of intent last week to play Fast Pitch Softball on scholarship for the Western Oklahoma College Pioneers in Altus. Alcorn is shown here with her parents, Alex Softball Coach Justin Williams and a representative of Western Oklahoma College.
Students of the Month named for October and November 2017
The following were recognized as Students of the Month for
October: Cristen Alcorn, Derrick Cohee, Tiffany Linton and Nick Brandon. Named as Students of the Month for November 2017 are Carson Mainka, Kiley Baxter, James Power and Kaitlyn Goldman.
Good job, Longhorns!
Longhorn Trailblazer awards
These students received the
Longhorn Trailblazer award last week. These awards are given by individual teachers to students who exhibit positive character traits.
Congratulations! Alex is proud of you.
Basketball splits week
High School Basketball opened
with week of December 4, 2017, with a game against Rush Springs and closed with a match against Dibble. The girls lost their game against Rush and went on to defeat Dibble while the boys won against Rush and lost to Dibble. Above, Juniors Kiley Baxter (left) and Brennae Hines (right) drive the ball against Rush Springs on December 5, 2017.
Click here to view or print your 2017-2018 combined High School and Jr. High Longhorn Basketball schedule.
Sophomore Dustin Tolson (left) and Freshman Clayton Morris (right) play offense against Rush on December 5.
Crazzy8 Photography of Blanchard contributes complementary sports photos to the Alex School website. More photos of Alex Athletics can be viewed on his Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Cr8zzy8-Photography-369523439776604/timeline/. You may purchase unbranded prints and arrange for your own photography sessions by contacting Crazzy8 at 405.320.9148.
Current Counselor's Bulletin now available!
December 2017 Bulletin
The Alex Counselor's bulletins feature continually updated information for students seeking additional education and/or training after high school. The bulletin includes information about when and how to obtain your high school transcript from the Alex Counselor, upcoming ACT test dates, tips on arranging a college visit, scholarship opportunities and much more.