Month: October 2022

Pre-K helps students manage their emotions

Pre-K students learn to manage big emotions

October 12, 2022
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Students learn to identify emotions Three- and 4-year-olds may be small, but they have some big emotions. “Being able to identify and express feelings does not come naturally to preschoolers,” said Arlington ISD early childhood director Dr. Jackeline Orsini. “These abilities need to be developed and practiced. Many preschoolers don’t have the vocabulary to express…

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National Principals Month Alicia Rodriguez

Celebrate National Principals Month with Alicia Rodriguez

October 11, 2022
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National Principals Month 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 Thornton Elementary School principal Alicia Rodriguez, who is in her 26th year in the district and the 13th as…

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Fall into Gratitude

October 5, 2022
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Recently, I had the opportunity to visit the East Coast. If you haven’t been during the autumn season, it is a must do. The fall foliage comes out in all its spectacular glory painting the landscape with the most vibrant shades of red, yellow and orange. There is something about the seasons changing that invites…

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Arlington High teacher is also an ultimate frisbee champion

Arlington High teacher wins bronze in Ultimate World Championship

October 4, 2022
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You wake up in Limerick, Ireland, on a breezy, summer day. As bright, white clouds fill the blue sky, you begin to get dressed to play ultimate Frisbee with your friends. What started off as a few fun games becomes a third-place finish at the World Masters Ultimate Club Championship 2022. It may sound like…

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Sarah Brooks honored during National Principals Month

Celebrate National Principals Month with Sarah Brooks

October 3, 2022
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National Principals Month 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.  We’re starting the month by honoring one of our newest principals, Sarah Brooks. Brooks is in her first year as principal…

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