Category: Month: July 2020

Bilingual Pre-K

Bilingual Pre-K Teaches Students in English and Spanish Languages

July 17, 2020
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Bilingual Pre-K Delivers English and Spanish Instruction Where can a four-year-old learn to read and write in Spanish while also learning English and having a lot of fun? The Arlington ISD’s bilingual Pre-K program, offered at 25 elementary schools. “In Arlington ISD we embrace and respect other cultures and celebrate diversity,” said Dr. Jackeline Orsini,…

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City of Arlington mask giveaway

Mask Giveaway a Success for City of Arlington

July 17, 2020
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Arlington ISD hosts Giveaway of Masks from City of Arlington, Texas Rangers Arlington ISD schools may be closed, but you couldn’t tell that Thursday morning if you were on the east side of Arlington for the mask giveaway. There was no place people wanted to be more than the Dan Dipert Career and Technology Center.…

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Governor Greg Abbott

Governor Greg Abbott

July 16, 2020
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The Honorable Greg Abbott, Governor State of Texas 1100 San Jacinto Blvd Austin, TX 78701 July 16, 2020 Dear Governor Abbott: On behalf of the Board of Trustees and the Arlington ISD, we thank you for your leadership throughout the global COVID-19 health crisis. The comments you made Tuesday that local districts need flexibility to…

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electrifying engineering

GM’s Electrifying Engineering Video Series

July 16, 2020
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Electrifying Engineering: A Series of Videos for Students and Parents Call it summer slide. Or summer learning loss. Or summer setback. For Elena Chase, mom to a sixth grader at Butler Elementary and eighth grader at Shackelford Junior High, a summer break with intellectual inactivity is referred to in her home as “summer brain drain.”…

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beth anderson arlington isd

Arlington ISD Says Goodbye to Beth Anderson

July 13, 2020
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Beth Anderson knew what she was talking about. Anderson, the namesake of Anderson Elementary School, was born in Blessing, Texas, on Jan. 5, 1925. The quick-witted Anderson told everyone they renamed the town Blessing after she was born there. She passed away Sunday at the age of 95 leaving a lasting legacy on the Arlington…

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Medical City Take Care Initiative

Medical City Launches Take Care Initiative

July 9, 2020
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Medical City Healthcare Take Care Initiative a Healthy Guide for Parents Have fun. Safely. That’s the latest rallying cry in our new COVID-19 world where we’re aching to venture outdoors and visit with friends but have to be careful to remain healthy. Now that summer break is here, there’s an added dimension to safe fun…

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What’s Your Big Idea?

What’s Your Big Idea? Entrepreneurship Contest

July 7, 2020
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Greater Arlington Chamber of Commerce Awards 30 Arlington ISD Students The Greater Arlington Chamber of Commerce was the place to be Monday morning for the top winners of the What’s Your Big Idea? Entrepreneurship Contest. That’s because it was time for the 30 Arlington ISD students who were winners of the contest to come by…

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