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Arlington High School
818 W. Park Row, Arlington, TX 76013


Design and construction update


Scope of work planned
for the campus


Phase, schedule,
architect and
construction manager


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Project Status


Construction on the addition is ongoing. The addition is now dried in, and the roof-top HVAC units are being started. The exterior glass, metal wall panels and brick are in progress. Inside, the drywall is going up.

For the existing building, some roof replacement is done, boilers have been replaced and a new switchgear has been installed. Renovations are just starting in Gym C and the old orchestra room. The books in the library have been packed up and moved to storage until the new library is ready.

New flooring was installed in Halls A and B over the winter break, and Hall C will be done this summer. The new flooring will match what will go in the addition.

The football field and track have been replaced, and the tennis courts were resurfaced. Work on the new competition softball field is almost finished and is open for practice. 

The whole project at Arlington High School includes an addition with new classrooms, a new library, a new band hall and more, and it will help provide the space needed for the future fine arts/dual language high school academy. The project also includes renovations for the entire building’s mechanical, engineering and plumbing systems. The project is expected to finish up in November.

See the schematic design presentation given by VLK Architects to the Arlington ISD Board of Trustees on March 10, 2022.

Project Scope

  • Heating & A/C, Electrical, Plumbing Improvements
  • Interior Renovations (Paint, flooring, ceilings, lighting, windows, etc.)
  • ADA Accessibility Improvements (Door hardware, elevators, ramps, restrooms, etc.)
  • Restroom Renovations
  • Site Improvements (Lighting, landscaping, drainage, irrigation, signage, etc.)
  • Roof Renovations
  • Paving Improvements
  • Auditorium Finish Renovations

This list is not comprehensive and is subject to change.

  • Fine Arts Renovations
  • Instruments & Uniforms
  • Visual Arts
  • Career Tech Upgrades
  • Special Education Upgrades
  • Softball Field Improvements (Upgrade to competition level)
  • Athletic Facility Improvements (Field turf and track replacements, gymnasiums, lockers, tennis, etc.)

This list is not comprehensive and is subject to change.

  • Expanded Security Camera Coverage and Upgraded Camera Software
  • Safety & Security Enhancements (Exterior and interior key system upgrades, district communication system upgrades, lighting, fencing, etc.)
  • Device Upgrades, Student Calculators, Expanded Access

This list is not comprehensive and is subject to change.

Project Details

Phase 2

Start: Fall 2022      Finish: Fall 2024



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AISD Bond 2019 logo

Bond 2019


• Facilities
• Fine Arts
• Safety, Security & Technology
• Transportation

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Fine Arts

The fine arts portion includes: theater equipment and black boxes, instruments, visual arts equipment and work surfaces, piano replacements and uniforms for marching bands, drill teams and choirs.

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Safety, Security & Tech

The safety, security and technology portion includes: additional security cameras and upgraded alarm systems, districtwide communications system upgrade, network infrastructure, device replacements and strategic 1:1 (student devices).

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The transportation portion of the bond includes new buses, shuttle buses, service vehicles. Also included are new vehicles and trailers for the Dan Dipert Career + Technical Center, the Agricultural Science Center, high school bands and security.

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The facilities portion includes: new construction, condition needs and life cycle improvements for all schools, new playgrounds at all elementary schools and facility upgrades for fine arts and athletics.