Category Archives: Arlington ISD

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…

Nearly 70 Students Take Their Dreams to Next Level at AISD National Signing Day

Arlington ISD held its annual district-wide National Signing Day ceremony today for students who have signed or will sign with a college athletic program. Nearly 70 students representing all six AISD high schools signed national letters of intent in nine different sports, as they prepare to take their athletic dreams to the…

January 2018 Student-Athlete of the Month: Timia Jefferson

Timia Jefferson, junior for Sequin High School’s girls basketball team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for January 2018. According to Head Coach Courtney Phillips, Timia’s passion for the game of basketball is contagious with her teammates. She’s been a captain for the last two…

Students at The Oakridge School in Arlington Participating in Acts of Kindness

The Oakridge School in Arlington joins thousands of public and private schools for The 2018 Great Kindness Challenge (GKC) this week. Leaders hope to create and celebrate a culture of kindness around the world.​“Our goal is that we make this week our happiest week of the year as our students…

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 to Host Two Upcoming Job Fairs

The Arlington Independent School District will host two upcoming job fairs, one for hourly and paraprofessional positions and one for teachers. The school district is seeking to fill several positions, including secretaries, clerks, classroom assistants, food service, bus drivers/attendants, custodial, security, maintenance and more. A job fair for paraprofessional and hourly…

Arlington Martin Standout Trinity King Living Her Dream On the Golf Course

Martin High School junior Trinity King continues to live her American Dream right here in Arlington, excelling both on the golf course and inside the classroom. Over the past few years, King has been competing in USGA Junior golf events all across the country and she’s already committed to play at…

Martin, TCU Grad Jaden Oberkrom’s Kicking Academy Helping Students Dream Big

Jaden Oberkrom, the Big 12 Conference’s all-time leader in field goals made, is helping students pursue their dream of kicking at the next level right here in The American Dream City. Oberkrom, who graduated from AISD’s Martin High School and went on to have a successful career at TCU, turned down…

Ask Arlington: AISD Superintendent Updates Residents on the 2014 Bond Package

“Ask Arlington” is a show dedicated to answering the questions you have about what’s happening in our city. Each week, on the City’s social media pages, we’ll let you know what the topic of the “Ask Arlington” episode will be. All you have to do is post your question and we’ll…