Category: Month: May 2021

Teachers of the year announced in Zoom meeting

Arlington ISD teachers of the year announced

May 20, 2021
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Teachers surprised in Zoom meeting Fifteen Arlington ISD teachers got a good surprise when they entered a Zoom meeting Tuesday afternoon. They were expecting to participate in a virtual learning focus group during their lunch hour. Instead, they found out they were being honored as Kiwanis Woodrow Counts Teacher of the Year recipients. Arlington ISD…

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Michelle Quigley, Peach librarian, wins grant from Laura Bush Foundation

Peach Elementary librarian wins grant from Laura Bush Foundation

May 19, 2021
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Michelle Quigley also won grant from HEB Peach Elementary librarian Michelle Quigley can finally let everyone know she’s a big winner. Quigley was awarded a $5,000 grant from the Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries. The former First Lady was on the “The Kelly Clarkson Show” Tuesday to make the announcements, and Quigley was also…

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Legislative Agenda - Priority A

Learn about Arlington ISD’s legislative priorities

May 19, 2021
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COVID-19 has been expensive for school districts The 87th Texas Legislature convened on Jan. 12, 2021, and will adjourn May 31, 2021. The legislature meets every two years to set the state’s budget and consider and implement new legislation. For each legislative session, the Arlington ISD issues a legislative agenda with a series of priorities…

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Father FEST

Families play together at Father FEST

May 19, 2021
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Live music, games and more! While Arlington ISD high school students were engaged in an esports tournament with Arlington Police Department officers at the Esports Stadium Arlington, a bunch of younger students and kids were hanging out with their dads and families at a football field in central Arlington. After a year away due to…

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Legislative Agenda - Why do legislative affairs matter to Arlington ISD?

Arlington ISD proactive in legislative affairs

May 18, 2021
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The 87th Texas Legislature convened on Jan. 12, 2021, and will adjourn May 31, 2021. The legislature meets every two years to set the state’s budget and consider and implement new legislation. For each legislative session, the Arlington ISD issues a legislative agenda with a series of priorities that are important to the district and…

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Arlington ISD hourly job fair is May 27

Arlington ISD in-person hourly employee job fair is May 27

May 17, 2021
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Do more at Arlington ISD Arlington ISD is hosting an in-person hourly employee job fair Thursday, May 27, at the Arlington ISD Athletics Center. We are looking to hire friendly and professional security guards, special education classroom assistants and bus drivers who have a passion for enriching the lives of our students. We offer competitive…

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Take 25 - Arlington police chief tells students to have a safe summer

Arlington Police Encourage Students to Take 25 for Safety

May 17, 2021
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Police chief visits Crow Leadership Academy While the school year is coming to a close, taking safety precautions should be never-ending for students and members of the community. Arlington Police Chief Al Jones and Arlington ISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos joined forces to remind Crow Leadership Academy sixth graders to stay safe during the summer…

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