All posts by Arlington Independent School District

Arlington ISD, Dan Dipert Partner for Fine Arts Center Piano

The Arlington ISD has formed a partnership with Dan Dipert to provide $135,000 in funding for a piano to be located at the AISD Fine Arts Center, scheduled to open in fall 2020. The Steinway Spirio Model B Grand Piano will be located in the pre-function space of the Fine Arts…

Arlington ISD to Open Second Early College High School Campus

The Arlington ISD is set to open a second early college high school in partnership with Tarrant County College Southeast Campus. The district was recently notified that its Early College High School Planning Year application for 2018-2019 has been approved by the Texas Education Agency. After successfully completing the planning year,…

Arlington ISD’s Corey Academy Participates in School Kindness Week

When the Corey Academy of Fine Arts and Dual Language PTA was brainstorming on what to do for the school’s Kindness Week, they came up with a number of activities and ways to teach this underused but basic character trait that is quite simple. Kindness is free. Kindness, they wanted to show…

NFL Draft Community Programs Aim to Benefit Arlington Youth

DeMarcus Ware, along with Dallas Cowboys Executive Vice President and Chief Brand Officer Charlotte Jones Anderson and Arlington ISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos  kicked off the first of several NFL Draft Community programs during a community meeting at AT&T Stadium on Thursday, Feb. 8. The group presented two of the outreach…

Arlington ISD Awarded $75,000 Grant for Innovative Health Science Course Equipment

The Arlington ISD has been awarded $75,000 by the Texas  Education Agency’s Perkins Reserve Grant to purchase an anatomage table – a technologically advanced anatomy visualization system – for the district’s health science students. The grant will help the district’s nearly 2,900 students enrolled in Career and Technical Education health science courses…

Arlington ISD Offers Free Meals to Children Through Summer Feeding Service Program

The Arlington Independent School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children, ages 1 through 18, without charge at various schools. Meals are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no…

Businessman Dan Dipert is Namesake for Arlington ISD’s New Career and Technical Center

The Arlington ISD Board of Trustees has officially named the Arlington ISD Career and Technical Center the Arlington ISD Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center. The Arlington ISD Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center will offer state-of-the-art courses in career and technical fields to all district high schools. It will accommodate…

Arlington Fifth Graders Attend Art Tour, Reception at AT&T Stadium

The Gene and Jerry Jones family recently hosted a reception at AT&T Stadium for student ambassadors representing the 2016-17 class of fifth grade students of the Arlington Independent School District and their parents. Over the course of the school year, more than 4,000 Arlington fifth grade students enjoyed a docent-guided tour with their…

Four Arlington ISD Schools Named 2016 Texas Honor Roll Schools

Arlington Collegiate High School, Shackelford Junior High, and Duff and Little elementaries were named 2016 Texas Honor Roll Schools for demonstrating consistently high levels of student academic achievement, improvement in achievement over time and reduction in achievement gaps. Educational Results Partnership and the Institute for Productivity in Education identified these four…