Category Archives: Arlington ISD

Mentoring Arlington Youth Program Kickoff to Include Female Participants

The Arlington Police Department and its community partners have launched the 2017-18 Mentoring Arlington Youth program at Workman Junior High School. A kickoff held September 13 paired adult mentors with seventh and eighth grade students. This year, the Mentoring Arlington Youth Program expanded to include girls.  Their first meeting will…

Matthew McConaughey’s Foundation, Rangers Celebrate 6th Year of Fitness Partnership

The Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation and Matthew McConaughey’s just keep livin foundation celebrated the sixth year of their partnership with a special event featuring just keep livin participants on September 13, 2017.60 students from three program high schools, Sam Houston High School (Arlington), Pinkston High School (Dallas), and Eastern Hills…

September 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Haneen Elsharif

Haneen Elsharif, senior for Lamar High School’s volleyball team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for September 2017. According to Head Coach Heather Woodman, Haneen has become a leader on the volleyball team, serving as a positive influence and role model for her teammates through…

Number One Overall: Arlington Martin Grad Myles Garrett Takes his Dream to the NFL

Arlington native and Martin High School graduate Myles Garrett is taking his football dreams to the next level, as he prepares for his rookie season in the NFL as a member of the Cleveland Browns. The star linebacker was selected as the number one overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.…

Library Offers Parents Assistance with Arlington ISD Registration

For Arlington ISD students and families, it’s time to start thinking about going back to school. Online pre-registration for the 2017-18 school year is open for all grades, and the Arlington Public Library is here to help parents navigate the online process. AISD uses InfoSnap, a secure online enrollment system, to…

Dream Builders: Martin High School Student’s Girl Scout Gold Award Project

“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. In the latest Dream Builders, Kallie Menard, a soon-to-be senior from Martin High School,…

Arlington ISD Offers Free Meals to Children Through Summer Feeding Service Program

The Arlington Independent School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. 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, sex, age or disability, and there will be no…

UTA, Arlington ISD Create New Pathway to Baccalaureate

The University of Texas at Arlington and the Arlington Independent School District signed an agreement Monday, June 5 that provides a seamless transition to a four-year university degree for traditionally underserved high school students currently enrolled at Arlington Collegiate High School, located on Tarrant County College’s Southeast Campus. ACHS students can already earn an associate’s…