Category: Bond News

CBOC meeting at Crow Leadership Academy

Citizens Bond Oversight Committee has applications open!

May 6, 2022
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Apply for the Citizens Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC) now through May 13, 2022. CBOC Application The Arlington ISD is accepting applications for positions on the Citizens Bond Oversight Committee. The committee provides transparency and enhances public confidence in the use of proceeds from the sale of bonds authorized by Arlington ISD voters on Nov. 5,…

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CBOC - Citizens Bond Oversight Committee tours Gunn Junior High and FADL Academy

Bond Oversight Committee tours Gunn Junior High and Fine Arts and Dual Language Academy

April 8, 2022
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Arlington ISD’s Citizens Bond Oversight Committee got to see the 2019 Bond in action this week. The oversight committee held its final meeting of the school year at Gunn Junior High and Fine Arts and Dual Language Academy. Before starting work on the CBOC’s annual report to the Board of Trustees, the committee members received…

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Oncor rebate presented to Arlington ISD for energy-efficient renovations at Administration Building

Energy-efficient renovations earn Oncor rebates

April 1, 2022
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Leaf Engineers presented Arlington ISD a check this week for $48,461.72, a rebate from Oncor Electric for installing energy-efficient lighting and HVAC equipment in the district’s newly renovated Administration Building. This rebate is the first one earned through the 2019 Bond project. Fortunately, these incentive checks are nothing new for the district. This was the…

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Music classroom at Rankin Elementary

Arlington ISD standardizing elementary music instruments and equipment

March 11, 2022
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Boomwhackers, thunder tubes, rain sticks and Orff instruments. Those are just a few of the fun instruments you’ll find in an Arlington ISD elementary music classroom. They are also some of the hands-on equipment included in the district’s new elementary music standards. Arlington ISD’s fine arts department is working on a plan to standardize elementary…

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Army Field Band concert "America the Beautiful" at the CVPA

U.S. Army Field Band to Present ‘America the Beautiful’ in Arlington

February 16, 2022
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U.S. Army Band to Present “America the Beautiful” in March The U.S. Army is the largest military branch known for protecting and defending our nation, but did you know some of the Army’s most respected soldiers are musically inclined, too? Now’s your chance to see it for yourself because the U.S. Army Field Band is…

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Gunn Junior High and Fine Arts and Dual Language

Students pioneer new junior high fine arts/dual language program

February 4, 2022
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Innovation always comes with challenges, but it’s also what reaps the greatest rewards. At Gunn Junior High School and Fine Arts and Dual Language Academy, that’s exactly what’s happening with the academy’s inaugural sixth grade. Seven years ago, these sixth-grade pioneers were the fist kindergarteners at the then brand-new Corey and Jones academies of fine…

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