Title image for construction video update of the AISD Arts & Athletics Complex

Arts & Athletics Complex construction still in progress Peek inside the future new facilities

The Arlington ISD’s future Arts and Athletics Complex, which includes the Center for Visual and Performing Arts and the Athletics Center, are still on track to open early fall 2020. Roofing is almost complete and construction crews are getting close to getting the buildings dried in.  Check out the construction highlight video below, which includes…

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Webb parents discuss site layout for the future Webb Elementary building

Webb Elementary students and parents help design new school Webb to be rebuilt, funded by 2019 Bond

Webb Elementary is going to be rebuilt as part of the 2019 Bond program. On March 5, Webb students and parents helped with the design of the future building. The architect for the new Webb, BRW Architects, and Arlington ISD facility staff hosted a design charrette in the current Webb library for parents and students.…

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Crow Leadership Academy Bidding open

Bidding open for construction at Crow Academy Two projects part of the 2019 Bond program

The Board of Education of Arlington Independent School District will receive sealed proposals because bidding is open for two 2019 bond construction projects:   20-36 CSP for Food Service Center Addition & Renovations Project DUE DATE: March 24, 2020, 2:00 PM/CST PRE-PROPOSAL MEETING: March 4, 2020, 10:00 AM/CST at Food Service Center – 1206 W. Arkansas…

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Jones Academy addition

Jones Academy addition open New classrooms and gym rightsize campus

The new addition at Jones Academy of Fine Arts and Dual Language did more than just add space. It also added more opportunities, better experiences and improved safety. The 16,840 square-foot addition, which opened at the end of 2019, includes 10 classrooms and a new gymnasium. The project also added a fire lane around the…

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Students work on their phlebotomy skills as instructor watches on

Phlebotomy instructor teaches students to draw blood, change lives Teacher carries on legacy of Dr. Charles Drew

The legacy of African American Dr. Charles Drew is flourishing in the phlebotomy program at the Arlington ISD Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center thanks to teacher Mark Ingram. Drew, known as the “father of blood banks,” was a pioneer in blood and transfusion research and developed methods for collecting, preserving and processing blood plasma.…

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AISD hosting GC/subcontractor matching event Feb. 27, 4-7 p.m.

The Arlington Independent School District invites general contractors and subcontractors to participate in a matchmaking and networking opportunity. This “speed-meeting” event will give subcontractors an opportunity to sit down with general contracting firms to present their capabilities and discuss partnering opportunities. February 27, 2020 AISD Professional Development Center, Room 301 1111 W. Arbrook Blvd. Arlington,…

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Students at Beckham Elementary select the playground equipment options they like best

Student ‘experts’ help design new playgrounds Bond 2019 funding new playgrounds for all elementary schools

The Arlington ISD brought in the experts to help design new playgrounds for all district elementary schools. The future playgrounds’ users, the elementary students themselves, gave their feedback and input last week, and let AISD staff know what kinds of equipment they want on their playgrounds. The student experts included many special education students from…

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Voters approve $966 million bond proposal 2019 Bond designed to improve facilities, provide access and equity

Nov. 5, 2019 – Voters approved the Arlington ISD’s $966 million bond proposal on Nov. 5, 2019. “On behalf of the Arlington ISD, I want to thank our community for voting in support of this bond package,” said Arlington ISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos. “Thank you for your continuing commitment to our students and faculty.…

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