Category: Bond News

Berry Elementary construction goes vertical

Berry Elementary School goes vertical

June 24, 2022
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The future Berry Elementary School has gone vertical. That means the steel is now being erected for the frame of the facility. After lots of preparations – grading, installing utilities, drilling piers, pouring grade beams and more – it’s starting to look like a real building. See construction photos. The original Berry, which first opened…

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New Webb Elementary rendering for blog

New Webb Elementary scheduled to open in late 2022

June 17, 2022
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Global supply chain issues are causing delays everywhere, and that includes the construction of the new Webb Elementary School. Originally scheduled to open for the beginning of the school year in August, the new Webb will welcome students for the first time a little later. The new school building at Webb will replace the current…

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Moving into Gunn Junior High's renovated building

Construction wrapping up at Gunn Junior High and Fine Arts and Dual Language Academy

June 5, 2022
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Summer can wait Sure, Gunn Junior High and Fine Arts and Dual Language Academy art teacher Zena Young is excited about the summer. But right now, she’s more focused on next year. “I’m just as excited about getting my room set up,” Young said. Instead of packing up her art room to head home for…

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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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