Category Archives: Arlington ISD

Arlington Collegiate Prepares Time Capsule

Articles AISD 05-27-15

The students and staff at Arlington Collegiate High School at Tarrant County College Southeast Campus prepared items for a time capsule at the school that will be dug up in 50 years.The time capsule included inaugural staff and student lists; letters from AISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos, TCC Southeast President Read more…

Arlington ISD Offering Free Meals to Eligible Students this Summer

Articles AISD 05-21-15

 Thanks to the Summer Food Service Program, low-income students attending Arlington ISD schools will receive nutritious meals while school is not is session.Meals will be provided to all children, ages 1 through 18, without charge at various schools. Meals are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, Read more…

Arlington ISD Joins Project to Close Gap in AP/IB Programs

Articles AISD 09-22-14

The Arlington ISD has been selected to the AP/IB Equity and Excellence Project for demonstrating its commitment to ensuring that historically underrepresented students have the opportunity to succeed in challenging high school courses.Nearly 300 schools applied for one of 120 available spots in the project, and, as a member, the Read more…

Martin High School Biomedical Science Program Earns National Certification  

Articles AISD 09-22-14

Arlington ISD is doing its best to help some young scholars fulfill their dream of a science career.The biomedical science program at Martin High School has earned national certification for its Project Lead the Way program, demonstrating the school’s quality implementation of the PLTW program as well as their dedication Read more…

May 2015 Student-Athlete of the Month: Jenna Wilson

Articles Student-Athlete of the Month 05-08-15

Jenna Wilson, a senior for Sam Houston’s award-winning girls wrestling team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for April.She is a two-time district champion and recently placed third at the state level.  Jenna also  carries a 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale, with English being the Read more…

Creating Engineers, Scientists of the Future

Articles AISD 05-04-15

As a way of finding some of the next generation’s brightest minds, General Motors’ Arlington assembly plant recently partnered with Arlington ISD to present the first-ever STEM Week in The American Dream City.Dozens of AISD students visited the plant Friday, May 1 to learn more about how science, technology, engineering and Read more…

Arlington Sixth Graders Headed to Tennessee for International Competition

Articles AISD 04-29-15

Arlington ISD will be on an international stage next month in Knoxville, Tennessee when two sixth grade teams from Butler Elementary School compete against more than 16,000 students from 48 states and 30 countries May 19 – 24 at the Destination Imagination Global Finals.The teams qualified at the state DI tournament Read more…

Arlington ISD Announces New Instrument Repair Course

Articles AISD 09-22-14

The Arlington ISD has partnered with Music & Arts, one of the largest school band and orchestra instrument retailers and music lesson providers, to establish a new professional high school course geared toward teaching students the art of band and orchestral instrument repair. The program will help students earn their Read more…

AISD Seniors Get Full Scholarships to TCU

Articles AISD 04-09-15

Dreams came true Thursday when representatives from Texas Christian University surprised seven Sam Houston High School seniors with full-ride scholarships to TCU.Each student received a full scholarship worth $250,000 through the TCU Community Scholars program. The scholarship covers four years of undergraduate studies.The seven seniors received a combined $1.75 million in scholarship Read more…