Category Archives: Arlington ISD

City Coordinates Response Efforts To Storm Damage

Tree limbs and debris from this morning’s storm will be picked up during your regular collection schedule. As long as they are manageable, there is no need to bundle debris. Republic Waste Services will collect as much as possible. Tree limbs and debris not picked up the first time, will…

Arlington ISD Education Foundation’s Annual Celebration Benefits Schools

Titan, Mr. Freeze, Batman, Superman – these are just a few of the rides you can take a turn on during the Arlington ISD Education Foundation’s fourth annual AISD Education Celebration!The Arlington ISD Education Foundation is teaming up with Six Flags Over Texas again this year to host an education…

Culture Buzz: 2017 Arlington ISD Youth Art Month

The newest “Culture Buzz” segment on MyArlingtonTV takes a journey to the Arlington Museum of Art in Downtown for Arlington ISD Youth Art Month!Each spring, the Arlington Museum of Art collaborates with AISD to give students the opportunity to display their pieces. Linh Nguyen, the Visual Arts Coordinator for AISD, says…

Arlington ISD Announces Location & Architect for Fine Arts Center

The AISD fine arts center, along with a districtwide athletics complex, will be built on property near Division and Collins, the former site of the Eastern Star Home. The property was acquired by the district in December and will place both facilities in the Arlington Entertainment District.“We are excited to…

Upward Bound TRIO Program Brings Students, Seniors Together to Help Animals

Nimble hands worked together and friendships formed when students in the Upward Bound Program recently met with Golden PAWS senior volunteers to craft colorful blankets for homeless animals at the Arlington Animal Services Center.Upward Bound, a Federal TRIO Program at the University of Texas at Arlington, received a grant from the…

Dream Builders: Lamar High Theater Student Advances to National Finals

An Arlington student will soon be performing on Broadway after advancing in a recent regional finals competition for the national August Wilson Monologue Competition. Stakiah Washington, a senior at Lamar High School, won 2nd place out of 19 students from Dallas-area high schools during the February 20 competition at Southern Methodist University.…

Youth Art Month Returns to Arlington Museum of Art

Each spring, the Arlington Museum of Art collaborates with the Arlington Independent School District to give students the opportunity to display their pieces.“Youth Art Month is time where schools across the nation come together to display artwork in a show of solidarity for arts education,” said Linh Nguyen, AISD Visual…

February 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Binh Vu

Binh Vu, junior for Juan Seguin High School’s men’s tennis team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for February 2017. Kristi Hall, the head coach of Seguin’s tennis teams, continues to be impressed with Binh’s work ethic both on the court and with his studies.…

Dream Builders: United Sound at Arlington High School

After just a few rehearsals, the “new musicians” practicing in the orchestra hall at Arlington High School were making music together, with accurate notes, proper timing and much enthusiasm. The students are part of a new program, the first of its kind in Texas, that pairs orchestra students with special…

Arlington Water Helps Students Learn Water Efficiency

More than 200 Arlington ISD fifth graders are getting lessons in ways to be water efficient this winter, along with the tools to make a difference in their homes. The WaterWise program is an annual partnership between Arlington Water Utilities and Tarrant Regional Water District that distributes classroom materials aligned with…