Category: Month: October 2020

National Principals Month

Arlington ISD Celebrates National Principals Month

October 30, 2020
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Principals learn from working during a pandemic October is National Principals Month, and the Arlington ISD is fortunate to have outstanding campus leaders. We wanted to hear their thoughts on being a principal so we’re asking them questions throughout the month. Here’s part four. 〉What has working through the COVID-19 pandemic taught you? “It has…

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Thirty Arlington ISD schools serving as polling locations

October 30, 2020
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Expect more traffic at Arlington ISD schools serving as polling locations Tuesday, Nov. 3, is election day, and that means some Arlington ISD campuses will be a little busier than normal. Thirty district schools are serving as polling locations in Arlington and Grand Prairie (list below), so if you are a parent dropping off or…

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Movies, ice cream, parades and candy!

October 29, 2020
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Halloween looks a little different this year Like everything else in 2020, Halloween may look a little different for kids this Saturday than it has in the past. Despite the CDC recommendations, there will still be some people who go door-to-door in their costumes with visions of full-sized candy bars in their heads only to…

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National Principals Month

Arlington ISD Celebrates National Principals Month

October 23, 2020
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October is National Principals Month, and the Arlington ISD is fortunate to have outstanding campus leaders. We wanted to hear their thoughts on being a principal so we’re asking them questions throughout the month. Here’s part three. 〉What’s the funniest thing that’s happened to you as a principal? “A student in kindergarten told me she…

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GM mask donation

GM Financial donates 50,000 masks to Arlington ISD

October 21, 2020
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GM donation will help keep students and staff safe  GM Financial donated 50,000 masks to the Arlington ISD that will be distributed throughout the district. “As a Fort Worth-based company with a large operation in Arlington and nearly 5,000 employees in the Metroplex, GM Financial has a long-standing commitment to supporting the health and welfare…

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Community Resources Available for Dental Services and Food

October 20, 2020
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Free Dental Services, Food distribution Oct. 24 Thanks to our wonderful community partners, we have two great resources to announce: free dental services for students each Friday and free food distribution for families this Saturday. Free dental services Dental Health Arlington SMILES program is unable to go into schools this year because of Covid-19, but…

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Citizens Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC)

Citizens Bond Oversight Committee applications now open

October 20, 2020
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Applications due Oct. 23 Apply for the Citizens Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC) now through Oct. 23, 2020. CBOC Application The Arlington ISD is accepting applications for positions on the Citizens Bond Oversight Committee. The committee is established to provide transparency and enhance public confidence in the use of proceeds from the sale of bonds authorized…

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