Category Archives: Arlington ISD

May 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Kie Lancaster

Kie Lancaster, senior for Lamar High School’s baseball team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for May 2017. As both a position player and number one starting pitcher, Lamar head coach Paul Kino has relied on Kie’s leadership on the field and never doubts his…

Businessman Dan Dipert is Namesake for Arlington ISD’s New Career and Technical Center

The Arlington ISD Board of Trustees has officially named the Arlington ISD Career and Technical Center the Arlington ISD Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center. The Arlington ISD Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center will offer state-of-the-art courses in career and technical fields to all district high schools. It will accommodate…

Arlington Fifth Graders Attend Art Tour, Reception at AT&T Stadium

The Gene and Jerry Jones family recently hosted a reception at AT&T Stadium for student ambassadors representing the 2016-17 class of fifth grade students of the Arlington Independent School District and their parents. Over the course of the school year, more than 4,000 Arlington fifth grade students enjoyed a docent-guided tour with their…

April 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Carli McDonald

Carli McDonald, junior for Bowie High School’s track and field team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for April 2017. Both a long jumper and a member of the girls’ relay teams at Bowie, Carli advanced to the UIL regional competition, hosted by The University…

Four Arlington ISD Schools Named 2016 Texas Honor Roll Schools

Arlington Collegiate High School, Shackelford Junior High, and Duff and Little elementaries were named 2016 Texas Honor Roll Schools for demonstrating consistently high levels of student academic achievement, improvement in achievement over time and reduction in achievement gaps. Educational Results Partnership and the Institute for Productivity in Education identified these four…

Dream Builders: Mariachi Band at AISD’s Sam Houston High School

“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. The latest episode focuses on the mariachi band at Arlington ISD’s Sam Houston High…

AISD Celebrates Groundbreaking of Future Agricultural Science Center

School and community leaders, students and guests on Friday celebrated the groundbreaking of the Arlington Independent School District’s future Agricultural Science Center. This center, set to open next school year at 3210 West Pioneer Parkway, will feature two classrooms, a metal construction lab, an animal exercise area and flexible-fencing pens housing…

March 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Garrett Hawes

Garrett Hawes, senior for Martin High School’s archery team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for March 2017. Last month, Garrett won the state championship, defeating a three-time state champion from Marcus High School. He will compete at the National Archery in the Schools Program National Championship…

City Coordinates Response Efforts To Storm Damage

Editor’s Note, added on April 4, 2017:Collection of debris from last week’s storm continues. Please remember that limbs and fence panels should be cut into 4 foot sections or smaller and stacked curbside in manageable piles. We are not requiring that limbs be bundled at this time. After April 10th,…