Category Archives: Arlington ISD

Fine Arts/Dual Language Academy Applications Now Being Accepted

Articles AISD 09-22-14

In order to continue to promote engagement, creativity, critical thinking and achievement as a part of the district’s Achieve Today. Excel Tomorrow. strategic plan, the Arlington ISD is preparing to open two Fine Arts/Dual Language academies beginning in the fall of 2015. As part of the 2014 Bond package, the district will Read more…

How to Apply for the Arlington Collegiate High School

Articles AISD 09-22-14

Arlington ISD is helping more and more students achieve their academic dreams through an array of innovative programs, including the Arlington Collegiate High School.  Applications to attend the Arlington Collegiate High School at Tarrant County College Southeast Campus are now available at each AISD junior high school and online here. Dates Read more…

UNT Launches Guaranteed Admission Program for Outstanding AISD Juniors

Articles AISD 1-13-15

On Tuesday, the University of North Texas and the Arlington Independent School District launched Eagle Advantage, a new guaranteed early admission program for high-achieving high school juniors that will help provide a college education to the region’s brightest talent. Juniors in the Arlington ISD who rank in the top 20 Read more…

New Engineering Internship Program Helps AISD Students Soar

Articles AISD 09-22-14

The AISD Engineering Internship program is proud to have Lockheed Martin as a partner. Seniors in the district can gain hands-on experience in the engineering field with this double-blocked course. This year, five outstanding students are completing a paid internship with Lockheed Martin, which is deeply committed to inspiring the Read more…

Carter JHS Site of First DFW-Area Science Program

Articles AISD 12-9-14

AISD’s Carter Junior High, in partnership with the General Motors Foundation and LULAC National Education Services Centers, will be the site for the first DFW-area Science Corps program that will encourage students to pursue science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields by exposing them to real-world STEM applications and problems. Read more…

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…