Category Archives: Arlington ISD

Arlington Water Helps Students Learn Water Efficiency

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More than 200 Arlington ISD fifth graders are getting lessons in ways to be water efficient this winter, along with the tools to make a difference in their homes. The WaterWise program is an annual partnership between Arlington Water Utilities and Tarrant Regional Water District that distributes classroom materials aligned with…

Students from Arlington, Area High Schools Show Off Inventions at UTA’s Innovation Day

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Martin High School sophomore Ozioma Mgbahurike nervously rehearsed his pitch and made a couple last minute tweaks before presenting his team’s wireless cell phone charger idea Monday to a panel of judges at the University of Texas at Arlington’s annual Innovation Day. Mgbahurike was one of 27 students from Arlington ISD’s…

Arlington ISD’s National Signing Day Ceremony: Feb 1, 2017

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The Arlington ISD will hold its annual districtwide National Signing Day ceremony for students who have signed or will sign with a college athletic program at 8 a. m. Wednesday, Feb. 1 at the Professional Development Center, 1111 W. Arbrook Blvd. More than 60 students representing all six Arlington ISD high schools…

Arlington Chamber Foundation Scholarship Application Deadline is February 17

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Are you a high school senior planning to attend the University of Texas at Arlington or Tarrant County College?The Arlington Chamber Foundation will be awarding $17,500 in scholarships to students graduating from Arlington ISD this year. Scholarships of $2,500 are being offered to one graduating senior from each AISD high school…

AISD Celebrates New Peach Elementary School With Dedication Ceremony, Open House

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AISD officials, community leaders and guests commemorated the opening of Peach Elementary School with a dedication ceremony and open tour Saturday. The elementary school, located at 2020 Baird Farm Road, features 46 core classrooms, collaborative spaces for each grade, 2 STEM labs, a media center and more. The 122,000-square-foot campus, which has…

January 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Mataio Irving

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Mataio Irving, senior for Sam Houston High School’s men’s basketball team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for January 2017. Sam Houston head coach Brandon Keeling says Mataio brings passion, energy, intensity and leadership to the Texans basketball team.“He’s like having a second coach on…

AISD Celebrates New McNutt Elementary School With Dedication Ceremony, Open House

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AISD officials, community leaders and guests commemorated the opening of McNutt Elementary School with a dedication ceremony and open tour Saturday. The elementary school, located at 3609 South Center Street, features 44 general classrooms, 8 collaborative spaces, 2 STEM labs, a media center and more. The 112,000-square-foot campus, which has a…

Seguin High School, Bailey Junior High Named Finalists for America’s Best Urban Schools Award

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Two Arlington ISD schools – Seguin High School and Bailey Junior High – are among 35 schools nationwide that have been selected as finalists for the 2017 America’s Best Urban Schools Award through the National Center for Urban School Transformation. Through an application process with rigorous award criteria, Seguin and Bailey…

December 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Brittany Breen

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Brittany Breen, junior for Lamar High School’s girls swim team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for December 2016. Brittany’s story is a unique one because she is visually impaired. However, that hasn’t prevented her from being a strong leader and captain of the swim team. She…