Category: Month: January 2019

AISD to open second collegiate high school

January 31, 2019
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This fall, high school freshmen will have another opportunity to earn a high school diploma and an associate degree simultaneously at the new Arlington College and Career High School. Through a partnership with the AISD Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center, workforce certifications are also going to be available so that no matter the path…

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Department Staff

January 30, 2019

Department Contact: Paula Garzon Specialist (682) 867-4619 pgironga@aisd.net Paula was recently hired as the Family Literacy Specialist for the Family Literacy Program. She has been an educator for 19 years. Prior to this, she worked at La Vega ISD as their district literacy coordinator. She has also been a dyslexia teacher for Dallas ISD and…

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Excel in STEM learning at new Pearcy STEM Academy

January 30, 2019
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Students in fourth through sixth grade have the opportunity to attend Pearcy STEM Academy, a first-of-its-kind program in the AISD. Students will bring learning to life as part of their daily math and science instruction. Students will be challenged with real-world problems requiring their critical and compassionate thinking skills to solve. Science, technology, engineering and…

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CIA Cadre

January 29, 2019

The AISD Curriculum & Instruction Department is seeking dynamic teacher leaders to join the CIA Cadre who are committed to excellence in our schools to continue to build district-wide capacity & teacher leadership. CIA Cadre members assist in curriculum & assessment design to ongoing revisions of district curriculum documents including YAGs, Scope & Sequences, Unit…

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Public invited to view instructional materials Jan. 23 through Feb. 10

January 22, 2019
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The Arlington Independent School District invites all parents, community members and AISD personnel to participate in the Instructional Materials and Adoption Process for the following areas: English Language Arts and Reading, K-8 Spanish Language Arts and Reading, K-5 Handwriting, K-5 Spelling, 1-6 Personal Financial Literacy Algebraic Reasoning AP Biology AP Statistics AP Calculus AB/BC Statistics…

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Congratulations January 2019 High School Student of the Month

January 18, 2019
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Congratulations January 2019 High School Student of the Month Kathryn K. from  Martin High School. Kathryn exemplifies the AISD cultural tenants for the district and school. Kathryn is a risk-taker, she takes ownership of her learning, she responds positively to differences, she makes every interaction count, she puts others first and gets, and she gets…

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Capital Needs Steering Committee kicks off

January 17, 2019
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The 2019 Capital Needs Steering Committee kicked off with its first meeting last Thursday at the AISD Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center. The new committee members received an overview of the AISD’s 2014 Bond program and the district’s current capital needs assessment. The volunteer committee, comprised of community members and AISD staff, is charged…

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Capital Needs Steering Committee

January 17, 2019

2019 MEETING SCHEDULE Steering Committee 1 (Meeting Materials) Jan 8 6:00 – 8:30 PM CTC Steering Committee 2 (Meeting Materials) Jan 22 6:00 – 8:30 PM PDC Subcommittees (as necessary) Jan 23 TBD PDC Community Dialogue 1 (Presentation) Feb 4 More Info   Community Dialogue 1 (Presentation) Feb 5 More Info   Options Development Feb…

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