Category: Month: January 2021

Arlington ISD Trustee Justin Chapa - School Board Recognition Month

School Board Recognition Month 2021

January 20, 2021
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Chapa is a graduate of Sam Houston High School January is School Board Recognition Month and fittingly the theme is Navigating To Success. The Arlington ISD Board of Trustees had to navigate through some uncharted waters in 2020. We wanted to get their thoughts on the year and what they’ve learned in helping lead a…

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Future Webb Elementary rendering: Proposals

Bid information: Proposals for Bond 2019 projects

January 19, 2021
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Arlington Independent School District will receive proposals for the following projects: BERRY ELEMENTARY School Site Demolition Project DUE DATE: Feb. 2, 2021, 2:00 PM/CST PRE-PROPOSALS MEETING: Jan. 20, 2021, 1:00 PM/CST WEBB ELEMENTARY School Replacement Project DUE DATE: February 16, 2021, 2:00 PM/CST PRE-PROPOSALS MEETING: Jan. 20, 2021, 10:00 AM/CST JONES ACADEMY & SHACKELFORD JUNIOR…

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Polly Walton - 2021 Board Recognition

School Board Recognition Month 2021

January 19, 2021
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Walton began Arlington ISD career in 1971 January is School Board Recognition Month and fittingly the theme is Navigating To Success. The Arlington ISD Board of Trustees had to navigate through some uncharted waters in 2020. We wanted to get their thoughts on the year and what they’ve learned in helping lead a district of…

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Arlington ISD bus - Bond 2019 funding new buses and shuttle buses

Bond 2019 buys new district buses and vehicles

January 15, 2021
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Bond 2019 Transportation Update The 2019 Bond isn’t just about construction. The bond is also buying new school buses and vehicles for the Arlington ISD, including 87 new school buses and 22 new shuttle buses. The new vehicle purchases continue what was started with the 2009 and 2014 Bond programs – replacing old buses and…

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Winner of the Martin Luther King Jr Advancing the Dream art contest in Arlington, TX

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored by Students

January 15, 2021
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Annual competition part of Advancing the Dream Celebration The city’s celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy got off to a great start for five Arlington ISD students Thursday night. The five were honored by the Arlington ISD Board of Trustees for their outstanding work in the annual art and essay contest sponsored by…

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Contest deadline: What's Your Big Idea?

Contest deadline getting close for-What’s Your Big Idea?

January 13, 2021
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Unleash your biggest ideas Don’t forget the deadline for the What’s Your Big Idea? contest is Jan. 21 for elementary and junior high students and March 12 for high school students. This contest is a great opportunity for students to unleash their biggest ideas – to imagine, create and invent a new product or business that makes…

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Arlington ISD Center for Visual and Performing Arts

New Center for Visual and Performing Arts opens for students

January 11, 2021
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CVPA is final 2014 Bond project The Arlington ISD’s new Center for Visual and Performing Arts welcomed students for the first time last week. “It has been a long time coming, but the day is finally here,” said Dr. Christopher Anderson, Arlington ISD director of fine arts. “Students entered the facility, wide-eyed and speechless, for…

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Diving in pool at new natatorium, which will host new Arlington ISD Aquatics Club - first district swim meet at natatorium will be livestreamed

Arlington ISD Aquatics Club launches in February

January 6, 2021
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District hiring life guards and swim instructors While it may be a little chilly outside, things are certainly heating up inside the new Arlington ISD Natatorium.  Arlington ISD swimmers are already taking advantage of the facility, which was funded by the 2014 Bond. There are practices and meets at the natatorium, including a district swimming…

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