Category: Month: June 2021

School administrators celebrated for efforts during COVID

School administrators celebrated for a job well done

June 16, 2021
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If there is any group of people that knows how rough the last year has been, it’s campus administrators. Principals, assistant principals and deans of instruction were integral in the success of students across Arlington ISD during the COVID-19 pandemic. To honor their hard work and commitment to their schools and students, the Arlington ISD…

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Ellis Elementary makes summer school fun with Hawaiian theme

Ellis Elementary makes summer school fun

June 16, 2021
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When you think of summer school, thoughts of boredom, monotony and maybe even punishment may come to the top of your head. Luckily for students in Arlington ISD, teachers and staff at Ellis Elementary are redefining the idea of summer learning by creating a welcoming environment and spicing things up in the classroom. Students from…

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Swim team tryouts are June 15

Swim tryouts are tomorrow at new natatorium

June 14, 2021
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Dive into Arlington ISD’s brand new pool with the district’s brand new swim club! Tryouts are tomorrow, Tuesday, June 15, for all kids ages five and up. Last names A-M are from 4-5 p.m. Last names N-Z are from 5-6 p.m. “I am excited the Arlington ISD Aquatics Club is open and welcoming families from…

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Swim team tryouts are June 15

Join the Arlington ISD’s new swim club

June 10, 2021
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Dive into Arlington ISD’s brand new pool with the district’s brand new swim club! Tryouts are Tuesday, June 15, for all kids ages five and up. Last names A-M are from 4-5 p.m. Last names N-Z are from 5-6 p.m. “I am excited the Arlington ISD Aquatics Club is open and welcoming families from across…

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Alternate curriculum friends graduate

Longtime alternate curriculum classmates part ways for junior high

June 10, 2021
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Inside Ellis Elementary School’s rear hallway, the setup for the first-ever commencement ceremony held by its special education alternate curriculum staff couldn’t have been grander. Decked out with blue and white balloons to match the students’ caps and gowns – the wing was lined with two rows of tiny chairs for the graduates and their…

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Arlington High School graduate named National Merit Scholar

Arlington High School graduate named National Merit Scholar

June 9, 2021
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Matthew Lewis has joined an exclusive club. The Arlington High School graduate is one of a select group nationwide named a National Merit Scholar after an extensive two-year screening and application process. “To me, being a National Merit Scholar is an honor and has given me opportunities I wouldn’t have had otherwise,” Lewis said. The…

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Summer reading 2021

Join Arlington ISD’s summer reading program

June 7, 2021
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Students win big with summer reading!  Arlington ISD students going into 4th grade and up can read to win a $25 Sonic gift card this summer! The Arlington ISD library media services department is sponsoring a Summer Reading program in Canvas in which students in grades 4-12 can submit the title, author’s name and their…

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