Category: Month: December 2021

New playground at Pearcy STEM Academy

The Top 10 Bond Program Stories of 2021

December 31, 2021
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It was another busy year for Arlington ISD’s bond programs. The 2014 Bond came to a close and the 2019 Bond launched more projects. All of it was and is geared toward giving students access to a remarkable education and world-class opportunities. And all of it is thanks to you. Your support makes these bond…

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Favorite Things of 2021

A Few of Our Favorite Things of 2021

December 30, 2021
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Let’s go down memory lane! So many great things happened in the Arlington ISD in 2021. It’s hard to pick our favorite, so we didn’t. Instead, we picked a few of our Favorite Things of 2021 to give you an idea of all the awesome stories that come through our district. Thank you for doing…

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Workout Wednesdays Matt Bostick

Workout Wednesdays Matt Bostick Closes Out 2021!

December 29, 2021
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Workout Wednesdays with Duff Elementary physical education teacher Matt Bostick don’t take a break for the holidays. If you’ve been a little too jolly with the Christmas cookies or a little too cold to go outside and get your exercise in as we close out 2021, Bostick has you covered. And he may be a…

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Arlington ISD Ag Students Pet Tips

Arlington ISD’s Ag Center students keep your pets warm!

December 23, 2021
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Winter is here. With temperatures dropping, we all know how to bundle up. But what about your pets? They get cold, too. That’s why Arlington ISD’s Ag center students have several tips to help you take care of your pets in the cold winter months. Do you have a dog or a cat? Or even…

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Pumpkin Pie Bar Recipe

Pumpkin Pie Bar Recipe Anyone?

December 22, 2021
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Pumpkin isn’t just for Halloween or Thanksgiving. At least not the way advanced culinary student Tristan Johnston does it. Johnston, who is a senior at the Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center, has the perfect pumpkin recipe that just about anyone can do over the winter break. His recipe for pumpkin pie bars is simple…

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DIY Star Picture Frame

Star Picture Frame DIY With Dunn Elementary!

December 21, 2021
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Christmas is coming and Dunn Elementary art teacher Nicole Miller wants to make sure you’re ready. That’s why she’s showing everyone how to make a Star Picture Frame.  Whether you want to clip the frame to a Christmas tree to give to a relative or put it on a shelf or mantle for all to…

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personalized yarn ornaments

Personalized Yarn Ornaments Anyone? We got you!

December 20, 2021
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If your Christmas tree needs a little pop, have no fear. Corey Academy of Fines Arts and Dual Language art teacher Samantha Uribe has you covered. With just five essential items and some imagination, anyone can turn their tree into a personalized masterpiece thanks to Personalized Yarn Ornaments. The activity is for all ages and…

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Webb Elementary goes vertical with steel

Future Webb Elementary goes vertical

December 17, 2021
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What’s the Buzz at Webb? The students at Webb Elementary are all abuzz. And it’s not just because of the holidays. It’s because their new school – under construction next door to their current building – has gone vertical. That means the steel is now being erected for the frame of the building. The construction…

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Holiday Spirit at Ella's B's

Holiday Spirit at Ella B’s Brings Families Together

December 17, 2021
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Ella B’s is the Place to Be! The holiday spirit was alive and well at Ella B’s restaurant in Arlington on Wednesday. More than 100 people from Arlington ISD’s Families in Transition (FIT) program enjoyed an upscale dining experience during the inaugural Ella B’s Generous Hands: Holiday Give Back Dinner, which featured a visit from…

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Arlington Sunrise Rotary gives stockings and toys to students

Arlington Sunrise Rotary brings holiday cheer to elementary students

December 16, 2021
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Arlington Sunrise Rotary Members of the Arlington Sunrise Rotary spread joy and holiday cheer to over 1,200 elementary students at Thornton and Anderson elementary schools by surprising them with candy and stockings full of toys and goodies to enjoy over the winter break. Stockings were filled with everything from toothbrushes and toothpaste to fidget spinners…

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