Category: Month: September 2021

Arlington High School senior celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month with a Mexican-themed mum

Hispanic Culture Thrives At Arlington High School

September 30, 2021
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In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Arlington ISD is featuring stories that highlight different aspects of Hispanic culture. Arlington High School assistant principal Juan Negrete is extremely excited about National Hispanic Heritage Month. Negrete moved to the U.S. when he was just 14 years old, after being born and raised in the tiny…

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Tabata: Wednesday workout Matt Bostick

Get your soccer ball for this Workout Wednesday

September 29, 2021
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Duff Elementary physical education teacher Matt Bostick isn’t above props, and he proves that with his latest Workout Wednesday exercise plan. To start the second six weeks, Bostick wants everyone to get a soccer ball or any other ball and incorporate that into the exercise routine. In his Soccer Ball Workout, Bostick has four exercises…

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Arlington ISD hiring special education teaching assistants

Arlington ISD is hiring special education teaching assistants

September 27, 2021
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The Arlington ISD is hiring special education teaching assistants! Join one of the most successful school districts in the Metroplex with a team motivated to succeed! You’ll enjoy a rewarding position helping special education teachers and students along with good benefits and training for the job. Teaching Assistants in the Special Education department help students…

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Xello helps students prepare for college and career

Xello helps students prepare for college and career

September 27, 2021
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Xello, the online program that helps Arlington ISD students prepare for college and career, is back for the 2021-22 school year and bigger than ever. Instead of having one Student Access Day like the district had last year, the district will have a pair of Xello Access Days this Thursday, Sept. 30, and Friday, Oct.…

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Pinwheels for Peace at Ashworth Elementary

Ashworth Elementary celebrates International Day of Peace

September 24, 2021
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Ashworth Elementary celebrated International Day of Peace alongside members of the south Arlington community with decorative pinwheels and performances on the front lawn. The United Nations and countries around the world observe the day annually on Sept. 21 to encourage peace and non-violence. Pinwheels for Peace was started in 2005 by two Florida art teachers…

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Tabata: Wednesday workout Matt Bostick

It’s Tabata Time with Workout Wednesday!

September 23, 2021
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It’s Tabata time for Workout Wednesday with Duff Elementary teacher Matt Bostick. And, no, Tabata isn’t a synonym for pain. It’s just a lot of high-intensity workout in a short amount of time. Luckily for our virtual learners, Bostick is here to demonstrate the correct way to get a lot of workout done in a…

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Dean Corey Marching Extravaganza Monday, Sept. 27 at 7pm. Cravens Field at Lamar High School

Dean Corey Marching Extravaganza is Sept. 27

September 20, 2021
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Join Arlington ISD on Sept. 27 for the 39th annual Dean Corey Marching Extravaganza! All six of Arlington ISD’s phenomenal high school marching bands (Arlington, Bowie, Lamar, Martin, Sam Houston and Seguin) will take the field and perform from 7-8:30 p.m. at Cravens Field. Each band will perform the shows they will take to the…

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Operation Graduation 2021

Operation Graduation helps seniors get back on campus

September 17, 2021
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As soon as Monica C. walked through the doors of Lamar High School’s cafeteria this past Saturday afternoon, she was greeted with applause. After all, only an hour earlier, Arlington ISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos and Lamar principal Andy Hagman had stopped by her apartment. Joining the men were school board member Aaron Reich and…

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Wimbish World Language Academy celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

Wimbish World Language Academy kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month

September 16, 2021
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 In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Arlington ISD is featuring stories that highlight different aspects of Hispanic culture. Wimbish World Language Academy knows there is no better way to kick off National Hispanic Heritage Month than with a festive celebration for students, parents and staff. Hispanic Heritage Month aims to recognize the history,…

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Tabata: Wednesday workout Matt Bostick

It’s Workout Wednesday – Cardio Edition!

September 15, 2021
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Apparently, the strenuous circuit workout Duff Elementary physical education teacher Matt Bostick went through last week didn’t wear him out because he’s back for more. Workout Wednesday, which is designed for the Arlington ISD virtual learners, is back again this week with Bostick focusing on everyone’s favorite exercise – cardio workouts. Bostick, who has become…

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