Month: October 2022

Care Clinic offers students wellness support

Arlington ISD Care Clinic offers wellness support for students

October 20, 2022
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Students have a lot to deal with, and everyone’s experience is different. That’s why the Arlington ISD’s commitment to mental health is as strong as ever. That’s also why the district’s Care Clinic, established during the COVID-19 pandemic to help students cope with the unprecedented challenges of mental health, remains open and continues to serve…

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Rankin ballet folklorico group for Hispanic Heritage Month included mothers

Rankin Elementary School mothers dance in Ballet Folklorico Group

October 19, 2022
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Mothers join with students  Rankin Elementary School closed out Hispanic Heritage Month last Thursday with a performance that included students AND parents. “Our Rankin Ballet Folklorico Group performed during our Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration last week alongside performances from our pre-K students, Rankin choir group and other students who led the program,” said Rankin principal…

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National School Lunch Week - new chicken carnita bowls

Arlington ISD Celebrates School Lunch Week

October 19, 2022
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National School Lunch Week Arlington ISD is known for being innovative, and it proves it time and again, from the classroom to the cafeteria. And sometimes, the innovation comes from both working together. That was proved this week with the launch of a new dish to highlight National School Lunch Week. National School Lunch Week…

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Explore Arlington ISD 2022 - included P-TECH programs

Arlington ISD launching two new P-TECHs in the fall

October 18, 2022
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New P-TECH programs at Sam Houston and Seguin high schools Starting in the fall of 2023, the Arlington ISD will have four P-TECH offerings for high school students to choose from. The offerings aren’t just picked at random either. P-TECH, which is short for Pathways in Technology Early College High School, focuses on high-demand occupations…

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School Bus Safety Week

Arlington ISD Highlights School Bus Safety Week Oct. 17-21

October 18, 2022
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Tips for School Bus Safety The wheels on the bus go ‘round and ‘round all through the town. With nearly 300 Arlington ISD buses going ‘round through the town every day, it’s important everyone practices safe habits around school buses. National School Bus Safety Week is this week, and it’s designed to promote school bus…

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Seguin principal Billy Linson honored during National Principals Month

Celebrate National Principals Month with Billy Linson

October 18, 2022
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October marks National Principals Month, and we want to honor the principals who work hard in our vision of making the Arlington ISD a premier school district and leader in education.  Today we’re spotlighting Seguin High School first-year principal Billy Linson. Linson has been with the district since 2010 and was the assistant principal at Seguin…

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50 years of orchestra celebration save the date

Arlington ISD celebrating 50 years of orchestra

October 14, 2022
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Save the date Arlington ISD is celebrating 50 years of orchestra with a special concert Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Arlington ISD Center for Visual and Performing Arts. The day will be filled with performances from orchestra programs throughout the district and culminate with the exclusive 50 Years Celebration Concert. Pre-concert activities are free and…

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Gunn orchestra performs national anthem before UTA volleyball game

Gunn Junior High orchestra and dancers perform on same night

October 14, 2022
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Dancers celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month Gunn Junior High and Fine Arts and Dual Language Academy shared the arts with Arlington last Thursday evening. While the Gunn orchestra played the national anthem before a UT Arlington volleyball game, Gunn dancers performed to kick off the Arlington ISD Board of Trustees meeting. Strings The Gunn orchestra took…

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Vivian Nguyen recognized in Forbes Magazine

Martin High School Student Honored in Forbes Magazine

October 13, 2022
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You may have heard of Martin High School senior Vivian Nguyen before. She started a clothing line, Dyenosaur Apparel, a few years ago to celebrate youth creativity and support the community. Her success led to her becoming the youngest panelist at GenZ Girl Con, an online conference promoting women’s empowerment to hundreds of students and…

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Ousley Junior High Hispanic Heritage Night

Ousley Junior High celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

October 13, 2022
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Hispanic Heritage Night a new tradition Ousley Junior High has a new tradition. “We were excited to host our first Hispanic Heritage Night at Ousley Junior High,” Ousley’s principal Amber Price said about their special event last week. “We want to celebrate Hispanic culture on our campus.” It may have been their first time, but…

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