Category Archives: Arlington ISD

Meet Our Student-Athlete of the Month: Kaila Wherry

Articles Student-Athlete of the Month 11-21-14

Kaila Wherry, a senior member of the varsity cheerleading and competitive cheer squads at Juan Seguin High School, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s November 2014 Student-Athlete of the Month. Wherry, who takes several AP courses, currently carries a 3.97 overall GPA on 4.0 scale. During her high school Read more…

AISD Superintendent Cavazos Selected for Special White House Summit

Articles AISD 09-22-14

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 Read more…

AISD Students Learn How to Build Earthquake Tower

Articles AISD 09-22-14

A group of talented Sam Houston High School students will participate Friday in the Viva Technology program sponsored the General Motors Foundation at Remynse Church in Arlington. Viva Technology is a national K-12 education program where students undergo STEM – science, technology, engineering and math – challenges that incite students’ interest Read more…

Italian Exchange Students Enjoy Trip to City Hall

Articles Government 10-23-14

Each fall,  students from Educandato Statale “Collegio Uccellis” in Udine, Italy, visit Arlington as part of an exchange program with Arlington ISD’s Martin High School.  The program has existed since 2009. The 19 students and two teachers who are participating in the program this year visited City Hall and met Read more…

AISD Needs Parents for Career and Technical Center Planning Lab

Articles AISD 09-22-14

As the district begins to implement the 2014 bond program, AISD is inviting parents and students to participate in the development of educational specifications for the career and technical center, which will be built on the current Hutcheson Junior High site. Educational specifications illustrate the goals and outcomes, activities to Read more…

Arlington Earns Another Award for Innovative Fire Academy Program

Arlington Fire Academy Award

Earlier this month at its annual conference and exhibition, the Texas Municipal League recognized Arlington for its groundbreaking Fire Academy program with a 2014 Municipal Excellence Award in Public Safety for cities with more than 25,000 residents. The honor distinguishes the City for its efforts, along with local partners, Tarrant Read more…