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Dreams Come True at AISD’s National Signing Day

The Arlington ISD held its annual districtwide National Signing Day ceremony for students who have signed or will sign with a college athletic program today at the Professional Development Center, 1111 W. Arbrook Blvd. More than 65 students representing all six Arlington ISD high schools made their American Dream come…

Fine Arts/Dual Language Academy Applications Now Being Accepted

In order to continue to promote engagement, creativity, critical thinking and achievement as a part of the district’s Achieve Today. Excel Tomorrow. strategic plan, the Arlington ISD is preparing to open two Fine Arts/Dual Language academies beginning in the fall of 2015. As part of the 2014 Bond package, the district will…

How to Apply for the Arlington Collegiate High School

Arlington ISD is helping more and more students achieve their academic dreams through an array of innovative programs, including the Arlington Collegiate High School.  Applications to attend the Arlington Collegiate High School at Tarrant County College Southeast Campus are now available at each AISD junior high school and online here. Dates…

New Engineering Internship Program Helps AISD Students Soar

The AISD Engineering Internship program is proud to have Lockheed Martin as a partner. Seniors in the district can gain hands-on experience in the engineering field with this double-blocked course. This year, five outstanding students are completing a paid internship with Lockheed Martin, which is deeply committed to inspiring the next…

Carter JHS Site of First DFW-Area Science Program

AISD’s Carter Junior High, in partnership with the General Motors Foundation and LULAC National Education Services Centers, will be the site for the first DFW-area Science Corps program that will encourage students to pursue science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields by exposing them to real-world STEM applications and problems. Students…

AISD Superintendent Cavazos Selected for Special White House Summit

Dr. Marcelo Cavazos, superintendent of the Arlington Independent School District, has been selected by the U. S. Department of Education as one of 100 top school leaders from across America to participate in the first-ever National Connected Superintendents Summit Wednesday, Nov. 19 at the White House.“I am honored to have been…

AISD Named 2014 National AP Honor Roll District

The Arlington ISD, which continues to offer its students leading-edge learning experiences, has been named a 2014 National AP Honor Roll district for increasing access to Advanced Placement coursework while simultaneously maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or higher on AP Exams.“The Arlington ISD strives…