Argyle ISD Superintendent Courtney Carpenter's contract with the district has been extended through 2029.

The board of trustees unanimously approved the extension at a May 8 special board meeting. The extension begins July 1.

"We are excited to announce we have secured Dr. Carpenter's future in Argyle ISD through at least 2029 with a contract extension," board President Sam Slaton said. "Dr. Carpenter is a highly sought-after superintendent who is making a tremendous impact with her visionary leadership, strategic planning, community engagement and communication.”

The details

Carpenter became AISD's superintendent in 2023. Her term was set to expire in 2026 at a salary of $235,000, according to the original contract.

Carpenter arrived at Argyle after serving as deputy superintendent for Carroll ISD for two years prior, according to district documents. She has over 25 years of experience in public education.

“She has been fully committed to this district, and it was important to this board to make a commitment to secure her as the leader of this district," Slaton said.

Going forward

The new contract will be posted July 1, according to district officials.