• On Wednesday, Argonaut Girl’s Golf knocked off the VFL North Division champion 152-156 at Jack Tone Golf Course. The Mustangs improved to 7-0, while host Ripon fell to 4-1. They also outscored Ripon in the VFL North midseason tournament Monday in Stockton. Perhaps the bigger surprise of the match was that Ripon’s Gabbi Ilardi was not low medalist. The two-time league MVP and Sac-Joaquin Section Division V champion tied for the second-best score with Argonaut’s Ashley Roeun. They both carded a 6-over-par 37, while Lily Stern of Argonaut finished three strokes better.
  • Attention freshmen, sophomores, and juniors – The PSAT will be held at Argonaut High School on Tuesday, October 25th at 8 AM. If you are interested in taking the Preliminary SAT test, please sign up with Mrs. Larsen in the Counseling Department by Friday, October 21st. Test fee is $25 and space is limited so register ASAP!


  • Girls Soccer Conditioning on all non-fall sport athletes begins on Monday (9/26) 6:30p in the Stadium. See you there!!!


  • Mrs. Wenske’s Care Closet is up and running! Any students that are in need of extra care supplies please feel free to visit Mrs. Wenske’s room (12) to take a look and pick stuff up at no cost to you. There are take-home dinner supplies, socks, backpacks, and basic hygiene supplies such as body wash, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, and so much more! The Care Closet is open before school, after school, and during lunch.


  • Are you interested in what it takes to get into the Medical field?  Maybe you want to know how you can become a Podiatrist, or a Pharmacist, or a Dentist, or Nurse, or so many more.  Attend the 2022 Pre-Health Conference on Saturday October 15th, In-Person at the UC Davis campus. This has been the nation’s largest pre-health conference for over a decade.  Here’s your chance to find out MORE!!! Register at   See Ms. Putnam with any questions.


  • Homecoming week is here!! Today is pajama day.  

Tuesday:  Stunt Double Day (Twin Day)

Wednesday:  Bikers vs. Surfers

Thursday: Walk of Fame (Celeb Day)

Friday:  A Day for the Stars (dress in all gold and yellow!)

  • Argonaut Drama seeks a new one-act play for the 2022-2023 competition season.  If selected, your work will be performed at the Lenaea Theatre Festival in February and the Motherlode Drama Festival in April of 2023.  You will also be submitted for the Original Playwriting Award.  Scripts should be between 10-30 pages.  For an informational sheet, please see your English teacher or email Mrs. Flint:  The deadline for submission is October 23.


  • Homecoming in Hollywood tickets are being sold during lunch in the quad until September 29th.  $25 per ticket and $20 per ticket with ASB sticker

Monday September 26, 2022 “B” Day

“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language. And next year’s words await another voice.”  –   T.S. Eliot

Bell Schedules 2022-23

School District Calendar 2022-23

BREAKFAST Menu 2022-23

LUNCH Menu 2022-23

HOMECOMING DAY BELL SCHEDULE September 30, 2022 Friday



Todays Birthdays: 9/26 Austin Walker

Upcoming Athletic Events:

Monday 9/26 Fall Team Pictures-Day #1 3:30pm @The Mustang Gym

Tuesday 9/27  Varsity Golf vs. Bret Harte 3pm @ Greenhorn CC

Tuesday 9/27  All Level Volleyball vs. Sonora HS 4pm/5pm/6pm @ Sonora HS




This LINK is to a google form: Mustang Tiger Hall of Fame Nomination Packet
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Current District Students:  Contact your current school office and ask for a transfer appointment with your counselor.

New District Students:  Contact Argonaut High School at 257-7700 to schedule an enrollment appointment.

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ATHLETIC PASS Updated for 2022-23

When attending a HOME GAME, you can save by buying a PASS for this Fall season. Link: Athletic Passes Updated ORDER FORM 2022-2023

FREE Breakfast & Lunch 2022-23

   Students will be offered FREE breakfast and lunch meals for the 2022-2023 school years!  Assembly Bill (AB) 130, the 2021−22 budget trailer bill for K-12 education, established the California Universal Meals Program. Under this program, beginning in the school year...


The Argonaut High School Financial Aid Presentation was held for all students who are interested in learning how to pay for college or training and need financial support. There was a representative from the California Student Aid Commission (

100 Years of Football

This Football Season marks the 100th Anniversary of the first high school football season in Amador County, both Ione HS & Jackson HS began playing football in October of 1922. In honor, we have planned a  season of celebration. On September 24th we will be...

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Want to Play Sports in College?

SPORTS IN COLLEGE? If you are looking to play sports in College or are looking for more information on the NCAA Eligibility Center and the details on Athletics in College. There are some great ways to find information and here is one video that will provide lots of...

Principal’s Corner

Welcome to the “Mustang Family”  

Tim GastawayArgonaut has strong traditions and a school culture that facilitates success for ALL students. Established in 1913 as Jackson Joint Union High School, we used that name until 1983 when we merged with Ione High School to become Argonaut High School. That year we moved near the site of the historic Argonaut Mine, featured in the book “47 Down,” and have been there ever since. 

We are a small comprehensive public high school with just over 550 students and 25 teachers. Our distinct geographic location situated in the center of the historic Mother Lode of Amador County has picturesque views in every direction. We are known for our supportive community that provides an overwhelming amount of encouragement for our students and school. We are “small but mighty,” and excited to share our academics, culture and programs that make us uniquely distinguished with ALL students that attend. 

The Argonaut High School Mustang family strives to create a positive and supportive environment in which ALL are challenged and inspired to achieve their full potential. Students are expected to have the Courage to Compete in everything they do in school and life while remaining Respectful, Responsible and Resilient citizens.  With the facilitation of our talented and compassionate faculty and staff, our students receive an individualized world-class education matched by few in our state. 

Welcome to Mustang Mountain!


Troy Gassaway
Principal, Argonaut High School


COURAGE TO COMPETE Scholarship 2023

Attention Mustangs,

The Courage to Compete Award is the most distinguished all-around award given to graduating seniors who have been outstanding members of the Argonaut High School community. Seniors are given the opportunity to earn this prestigious award for their overall achievements in their high school career. The number of recipients will vary each year depending on the number of qualified applicants. There is no minimum or maximum number of awards given in any year. All students selected to receive this award will be announced at Senior Awards Night in May and again at Graduation where they will receive a medal at the ceremony by a teacher of their choice. There may be a monetary and gift award. If you do not submit this application by the deadline, we will assume you are not interested. There are no deadline extensions for the Courage to Compete award. Thanks for having the Courage to Compete for this award!


Troy Gassaway,
Argonaut High School


Below will be the application in PDF.  Click on it to get your copy.

Fill it out and email it to Lorena Velasco at the front office or HAND IT IN by MAY 2023

The Courage To Compete Application 2023
Our staff is dedicated to ensuring that our students have the best opportunities to learn and grow. You are invited to contact us for assistance or to discuss the school or your student.

Our Staff

Ms. Lorena VelascoAdministrative 257-7741
Mrs. Jazmin HaedrichVice 257-7700
Mr. Troy 257-7741
Ms. Kim 257-7742
Ms Megan EckhartAttendance 257-7745
Mr. Monty
Ms. Laura 257-7751
Mr. Grant KopeckiNight
Garrett GrayCampus
Chris MarramaNight
Argonaut High School has over 30 highly trained teachers providing over 85 courses to our students.

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Ms. Michaelynn 257-7770Study Skills
Mr. Jared 257-7704AP US Gov / AP World History / World History CP
Mrs. Shannon 257-7717Biology / AP Biology
Ms. Valerie 257-7725Studio Art 1, 2, 3
Mr. Rick 257-7765Strength & Conditioning / Conditioning
Mr. Cameron 257-7708English 12CP / AP English Lit & Comp / English 10SCP / Creative Writing
Mr. Chris 257-7723US Gov/Econ / CA History / AP Psychology
Mrs. Teresa 257-7714English 9CP / English 11CP / Edgenuity
Michael 257-7720Culinary Fundamentals / Catering & Event / International Cuisine
Mr. Matt 257-7707English 9CP / English SCP / AP Human Geography / AP Eng Lang Comp / Data/MTSS
Mrs. Jazmin 257-7768Kinesiology 9 / Kinesiology 10-12 / Aerobic Sports & Conditioning / MTSS/TIC
Mrs. Tracy 257-7724Study Skills / English 11 / World History / Collaboration
Mr. Matt 257-7703Geometry CP / Physics CP / Consumer Math / Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus
Mr. Scott 257-7705Elem School Aide / Human Physiology / ASB Release / Student Gov/Leadership / Ath Mgt / 21st Work Experience
Mr. Matt 257-7721Adv Game Design: 3D Modeling & Animation / Video Production & Broadcast Journalism / Introduction to Computer Science / Computer Programming & Game Design
Mr. Erik 257-7718Chemistry CP / Integrated Earth Science / AP Physics I
Mr. Chris 257-7702AP Statistics / Algebra 1CP / Algebra 2 CP / AP Calculus
Mrs. Laura 257-7710English 10CP / Spanish 4 / Spanish 3 CP / Yearbook / English Lang Development
Sra Elisa 257-7711Spanish 1 CP / Spanish 2 CP
Mrs. Katie 257-7722Health / Dual Enrollment / AVID 9 / AVID 11
Mr. Sargon 257-7715English 12, Alg Concepts A & B, Cons Math, Study Skills
Taylor 257-7758Intervention/AVID/English 10
Laura 257-7768Physical Education
Kevin 257-7728History, English, Study Skills

Instructional Aides

Ms. Sonya CastoeLibrary Media 257-7746
Ms. Melinda
Heather 257-7735
Michelle 257-7734
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