Category Archives: Arlington ISD

April 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Eric Walker

Articles Student Athlete of the Month 04-28-16

Eric Walker, senior for Martin High School’s baseball and football teams, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for April 2016. With a 7-2 record on the mound in 2016 and a 0.40 ERA, Walker has been a leader for the Warriors and was an integral…

AISD Breaks Ground on Career and Technical Center

Articles AISD Career Tech Center 04-11-16

The Arlington Independent School District broke ground and kicked off the construction phase of the new Career and Technical Center last week. The districtwide facility is part of the district’s $663.1 million bond program approved by voters in 2014. The Career and Technical Center (CTC) will serve students from all district high schools,…

March 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Alan Braxton

Articles Student Athlete 03-30-16

Alan Braxton, a senior on Arlington High School’s track team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for March 2016. Alan has exceeded expectations with outstanding performance both on the field and in the classroom. Scott Peach, Arlington High School athletics coordinator, says Alan deserves the recognition for both the value he places…

Linh Nguyen Helping Students Find Their Dreams Through Artwork

Articles American Dream 03-08-16

Linh Nguyen is the visual arts coordinator for Arlington ISD schools, where he continues to positively influence the lives of students by teaching innovation and creative thinking through exploration and production of visual art. His family left Vietnam for the United States in 1975 after the Fall of Saigon when Linh was…

AISD, UTA Sign Memorandum of Understanding for Teacher Academy

Articles AISD 03-07-16

The Arlington ISD and The University of Texas at Arlington announced the creation of an innovative Teacher Academy for aspiring young educators. AISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos and UTA President Dr. Vistasp Karbhari made this partnership official with the signing of a memorandum of understanding Monday, March 7, 2016. The Teacher Academy…

Culture Buzz: AISD, Arlington Museum Celebrate Youth Art Month

Articles Culture Buzz 02-26-16

The newest “Culture Buzz” segment on MyArlingtonTV heads to the Arlington Museum of Art and the Arlington ISD Administrative building for Youth Art Month in The American Dream City!Each spring, the Arlington Museum of Art works collaboratively with the Arlington Independent School District to give students the opportunity to display…

February 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Taylor Parks

Articles Student Athlete of the Month 02-26-16

Taylor Parks, junior for Bowie High School’s men’s wrestling team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for February 2016. Taylor has exceeded expectations with outstanding performance both on the mat and in the classroom. Scott Ervin, the Head Coach of Bowie Men’s Wrestling, says Taylor…

UNT Health Science Center, AISD to Help Students Achieve Their Dreams

Articles AISD 02-05-16

The Arlington ISD and the University of North Texas Health Science Center announce an exciting partnership that will give students interested in health-related occupations the chance to achieve their dreams by providing an accelerated, real-life learning experience beyond the classroom. AISD students will have increased health-related exposure and educational enrichment experiences…

Signing Day a Dream Come True for AISD Student-Athletes

2. Signing Day a Dream Come True for AISD Student-Athletes

Dreams come true in Arlington, as nearly 70 students representing six Arlington ISD schools signed their national letters of intent to nine different sports today, February 3, 2016. The school district held its annual district-wide National Signing Day ceremony at the Professional Development Center in The American Dream City. AISD Athletic Director…

January 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Destiny Dominguez

Articles Student Athlete of the Month 01-27-16

Destiny Dominguez, junior for Sam Houston High School’s women’s wrestling team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for January 2016. Dominguez excels both on the mat and in the classroom. Academically, she is in the top two-percent of her class and says her favorite subjects…