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How to Add Shimmer to New Years Eve Make-Up

December 30, 2019
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A new year, and a new decade, is approaching so it’s the perfect time to shake up your beauty routine by applying some shimmer and glimmer to your favorite looks! These beautiful makeup artists in training will show you how to expertly apply your eye and lip make-up for the big celebration, and how to…

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Young Chefs Show How to make Gingerbread Cookies

December 24, 2019
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There’s nothing better than a warm batch of freshly baked gingerbread cookies to signal that it’s the holiday season! Our chefs-in-training at the Arlington ISD are sharing their recipe and their decorating tips! Learn more about this program and many more free certifications available through public education.   

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Arlington ISD Recognizes National Merit and Hispanic Scholars

December 23, 2019
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Congratulations to the Arlington ISD’s 2019-2020 National Merit Semifinalists and National Hispanic Scholars! Twenty-one AISD students have been honored with these prestigious accolades. Six out of the seven AISD high schools had students named either National Merit Semifinalists or National Hispanic Scholars or both, and 11 out of the 21 honorees started school in the…

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How to Pick the Perfect Gift for your Pets

December 23, 2019
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In this video, Vet Tech students Turner and Gracia will give you great tips on the types of toys that make great gifts for your pets this holiday season. They are gaining these skills as part of an intensive training program offered at the Agricultural Science Center in the Arlington ISD. Happy shopping for pets…

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Arlington High School Dishes out Holiday Spirit

December 16, 2019
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 Schools in the Arlington ISD take the holidays seriously. There are sing-alongs, orchestra and choir performances, holiday stores, and parties throughout the district. Students at Arlington High helped kick things off last Tuesday with the fifth annual Santa’s Village. The school’s library was transformed into a winter wonderland complete with a visit from Santa and…

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New Wood elementary library to open in January

December 13, 2019
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Dec. 13, 2019 – Construction of the new Wood Elementary library is almost finished. The 5,750-square-foot addition, funded by the 2014 Bond program, will open for students when they return from winter break in January. See video of the new library. “Wood Elementary places the highest priority on engaging academics and innovative approaches,” said Elizabeth…

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Arlington ISD Board of Trustees Renews Superintendent Contract

December 13, 2019
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Last night, the Arlington ISD Board of Trustees approved a new five-year contract for Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos. Cavazos, recently named “Superintendent of the Year” by the Texas Association of School Boards, has been in the district for 20 years with seven of those being in the superintendent position. “We are fortunate to have a strong and impactful leader…

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