Category Archives: Arlington ISD

Arlington High School Senior Committed to Spreading Kindness in Community

The Arlington Fire Department would like to recognize Arlington High School senior Hannah Farris as an outstanding community member of The American Dream City. Hannah is co-chair on the FEMA Region VI Youth Preparedness Council, a mentor on the Texas Youth Preparedness Council and a member of the National  Youth Preparedness Council,…

AISD Students Paint Football Helmets to be Displayed During NFL Draft in Arlington

Arlington ISD junior high art students are anxiously awaiting news about which school’s decorated football helmet will be selected this week to be displayed in the Dallas Cowboys’ war room on the opening night of the NFL Draft. The Dallas Cowboys have posted photos of all 10 helmets on Facebook to…

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,…

AISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos Helping Arlington’s Youth Dream Big

With a population of more than 61,000 students, Arlington ISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos relishes his job and the school district’s mission to help students articulate and achieve their dreams in The American Dream City.“I’m living my American Dream and this has been an aspiration and dream for me to…

Arlington ISD Education Foundation’s Six Flags Over Texas Event to Benefit Schools

The Arlington ISD Education Foundation is teaming up with Six Flags Over Texas again this year for its annual AISD Education Celebration. Participants will get to enjoy a private party at the park open to only those celebrating with AISD and the Arlington ISD Education Foundation!This event, set from 6 p. m. to…

Dreams Come True for Nine Sam Houston High School Students

Sam Houston High School senior Kelsey Bowie burst into tears of joy Tuesday morning as she and a small number of fellow classmates were escorted into the crowd-filled auditorium decorated with purple and silver balloons. As the crowd cheered and applauded, Bowie and eight other Sam Houston High School seniors learned…

March 2018 Student-Athlete of the Month: Nate Kopetsky

Nate Kopetsky, a junior midfielder for Sam Houston High School’s soccer team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for March 2018. Nate, who has three goals and 12 assists for the year, was named 1st Team All-State Midfielder in 2017 by the Texas Association of…

Dream Builders with Arlington ISD’s Precision Metal Manufacturing Program

Dream Builders is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The latest Dream Builders episode focuses on the students enrolled in the Precision Metal Manufacturing program at Arlington…

Culture Buzz: 2018 AISD Youth Art Month at Arlington Museum of Art

The latest Culture Buzz episode on MyArlingtonTV takes a journey to the Arlington Museum of Art in Downtown for Arlington ISD Youth Art Month. Each spring, the Arlington Museum of Art collaborates with AISD to give students the opportunity to display their artwork. Linh Nguyen, the interim Fine Arts Director for Arlington ISD schools,…

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…