Achieve Today. Excel Tomorrow. 2016 - 2021 Strategic Plan

Achieve Today. Excel Tomorrow.
2012-2015 Strategic Plan


We believe that:

Commitment to a clear and focused vision will guide the district to the highest performance

Effective teaching and leadership are essential for student achievement

School environment impacts achievement

An engaged community is essential

Every student can succeed


The vision of the Arlington Independent School District is to be globally acknowledged as a premier school district.


The mission of the Arlington Independent School District is to empower and engage all students to be contributing, responsible citizens reaching their maximum potential through relevant, innovative and rigorous learning experiences.


100 percent of students will graduate on time and excel at their school or career of choice.
100 percent of students will reach their full academic potential.
100 percent of students will be actively involved in extracurricular and co-curricular activities.
100 percent of students will graduate as lifelong learners.
100 percent of students will graduate with a commitment to their community.


Inspired Learners

The AISD will be a high performing, technology-rich school district with leading-edge learning experiences that promote engagement, creativity, critical thinking and achievement.

The AISD will prepare our graduates to excel in higher education or the career of their choice.

The AISD will be the leader in the education marketplace by providing world-class facilities while being fiscally responsible.

The AISD will provide a safe and secure environment.

The AISD will ensure all teachers are highly effective.

Effective Leadership

The AISD will recruit and retain the most effective people by rewarding excellence and providing opportunities for continual growth.

The AISD will foster a caring culture of respect, integrity, wellness and citizenship throughout the district.

The AISD will cultivate an environment that builds great leaders.

Engaged Community

The AISD will actively engage and partner with parents in the educational experience.

The AISD will enhance educational excellence and workforce development through collaboration with community partners.

The AISD will utilize all the communications channels to maximize awareness and support of the district’s vision to be globally acknowledged as a premier school district


  Watch Video
  Keypoints - Esp
  Overview - Esp
  Overview with strategies & years
  Stakeholders responses
  Brochure - Esp
  Action Plan Review 2012-13
  State of the District - 2013
  State of the District - 2014
  State of the District - 2015
  Annual Report 2013-2014


  Annual measures
  Annual measures details
  Summarizing metrics
  Year One Report metrics
  Year Two Report metrics
  Year Three Report metrics

  Academic Services Priorities
  Bond Implementation Planning
  Capital Needs Planning Process PPT  (11/12/13)
  Capital Needs Work Session (1/15/14)
  Capital Needs Recommendations  (1/29/14)
  Curriculum Audit Overview
  Curriculum Audit Results
  Curriculum Audit Update  (9/19/13)
  Curriculum Audit Final Results
  District Service Survey Results (May 2013)
  District Services Survey Results (2013-2014)
  District Services Survey Results (2014-15)
  Employee Engagement Survey PPT
  Employee Engagement Survey (9/19/13)
  Employee Engagement Survey Results (2013_14)
  Employee Engagement Survey Results (2014-15)
  Facilities Assessment Final Report
  Facility Master Plan Process
  Facility Master Plan Process Update (10/03/13)
  Instructional Model Overview
  Instructional Model Update (10/03/13)
  Instructional Model Adoption  (12/12/13)
  Overview of 2013-14 Action Plans
  Overview of 2014-15 Action Plans
  Parent Satisfaction & Support Card Survey Results (ppt)
  Parent Satisfaction Survey Results (Spring 2013)
  Parent Satisfaction Survey Results (Spring 2014)
  Parent Satisfaction Survey Results (Spring 2015)
  Parent Satisfaction, Employee Engagement & District Services Survey (Spring 2014)
  Review of Action Plans - 1st (2012-13)
  Review of Action Plans - 2nd (2012-13)
  Review of Action Plans - 3rd (2012-13)
  Review of Action Plans - 1st (2013-14)
  Review of Action Plans - 3rd (2013-14)
  Review of Action Plans - 4th (2013-14)
  Review of Action Plans - 1st (2014-15)
  Review of Action Plans - 2nd (2014-15)
  Review of action Plans - 3rd (2014-15)
  Review of action Plans - 4th (2014-15)
  Salary Market Study (1/29/14)
  Salary Market Study (2/20/14)
  Strategic Plan 13-14 Annual Report
  Student Survey Results (Spring 2013)
  Student Survey Expansion
  Student Survey Results (Spring 2014)
  Student Survey Report (Spring 2014)
  Year One Report PPT (9/19/13)
  Year Three Report PPT (9/3/15)

  Academic Services Priorities
  AISD Police Academy
  Aspiring Administrator Academies

  Arlington Police Department -
    Athletics Mentorship Program

  AP/IB Equity and Excellence Project
  Bound for Success
  Bond - Fall 2014 Planning Work
  Canvas Learning Management System
  Capital Needs Planning Process (11/21/13)
  College & Career Readiness Initiatives
  Curriculum Audit
  CTE Dual Credit
  CTHE Course
  Data Wise
  District Scorecard
  Eagle Advantage - Early Admissions Program
  Early College High School
  Elem. Academic Initiatives (2013-14)
  Emerging Leaders Program
  Employee and Parent Surveys
  Evidence-Based Leadership
  Extended School Day FAQ
  Facilities Assessment
  Families Engaged for Excellence
  Google Apps for Education
  Graduating Senior Survey FAQ
  Instructional Model
  Instrument Repair Course
  Jr High Athletic Program Expansion
  Managed Performance/Empowerment
  OECD Test for Schools
  Online Learning Experience
  Online Pre-Registration
  Online Transfer System
  Parent and Community Engagement
  Paving the Road to College & Career Readiness
  Paid Prekindergarten 4 Pilot Program
  Professional Learning Communities
  Positive Behavioral interventions & Support
  Program Evaluation Framework (2013-14)
  Salary Compensation FAQ
  Salary Market Study
  Salary Structure Facts
  School Food Policies Facts
  School Start Time
  Security Updates
  Standards Based Report Cards
  STEM Academy
  Student Assessment
  Student Email Account Facts
  Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital

  Texas Pre-Freshman Engineering Program
  Transformation Through Innovation Grants