Category: Month: July 2021

community-based pre-k

Community-based pre-K offers full-day childcare

July 29, 2021
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Arlington ISD’s community-based pre-K program for three-year-olds is the perfect solution for working parents who want their kids to get started on their educational journey but also need full-day childcare. Arlington ISD’s community-based pre-K is a half-day pre-K program for three-year-olds located in six area childcare centers. By enrolling in pre-K at the childcare center,…

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Wimbish World Language Academy summer learning

Wimbish World Language Academy creates world leaders all year long

July 28, 2021
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Wimbish World Language Academy may be located in Arlington, but elementary students are being transported to different countries around the world through the multicultural curriculum. Wimbish is setting itself apart by creating a one-of-a-kind learning environment for children starting as early as pre-K. That multicultural curriculum extended beyond the school year into Summer Learning. Wimbish…

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Runners on track running towards finish line

Crossing the Finish Line

July 25, 2021
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Several years ago, I had the opportunity to train for a half marathon. The idea of running 13.1 miles straight was a bit daunting to imagine. I had never run long distances in the past and the longest distance I could remember running was in the eighth grade for PE and that was just a…

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Boys & Girls Club

Boys & Girls Club Youth of the Year Ready for Senior Campaign

July 21, 2021
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Humble Beginnings For nearly two months while a fifth-grader at Roquemore Elementary, home for Imani Mogaka was the back seat of a 2010 Kia Spectra. Few knew. She would arrive at school as always – neatly dressed with homework at the ready – having washed up at the nearest gas station or a hospital restroom…

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Young Student Coloring

Pre-K Palooza gives students a head start

July 20, 2021
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Pre-K Palooza is a heap of fun! Arlington ISD’s first Pre-K Palooza, a one-stop shop for pre-K registration, officially kicked off Tuesday at Adams Elementary. At the three-day event, parents have the chance to register their three and four-year-old children for school beginning in the fall. “We couldn’t think of a better opportunity for our…

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Pre-K Palooza

Pre-K Palooza starts tomorrow! Join in on the fun

July 19, 2021
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Pre-K Palooza starts tomorrow! Pre-K registration has never been so fun! Come to Arlington ISD’s Pre-K Palooza tomorrow, Wednesday or Thursday to register your three or four-year old for pre-K and have lots of fun together!  Here’s what you need to know: WHEN July 20 – July 22 Tuesday, July 20: 9 a.m. – 5…

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Food and Nutrition Services

Food and Nutrition Services building renovations complete

July 16, 2021
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Ask David Lewis, the director of Arlington ISD’s food and nutrition services, what he likes best about the newly renovated food and nutrition services building, and it might not be a quick conversation. He has a whole list. That’s because the improvements to the district’s food headquarters on Arkansas Lane, funded by the 2019 Bond,…

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