Category: Pre-K

National Principals Month

Arlington ISD Celebrates National Principals Month

October 9, 2020
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Principals sharing their thoughts all month October is National Principals Month, and the Arlington ISD is fortunate to have outstanding campus leaders. We wanted to hear their thoughts on being a principal so we’re asking them questions throughout the month. Here’s part one. 〉What’s the most rewarding part about being a principal? “The giggles! I…

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Arlington ISD Librarians Check out Books Again

September 29, 2020
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Online students can check out books, too Schools are open to students again, and that means greater access to school libraries. But it’s not quite back to business as usual. The amount campus libraries can reopen will hinge on the number of students on campus. No matter what though, the libraries and librarians will be…

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Chef Karl Betts

Arlington ISD’s Chef Karl Offers Tips and Tricks to Prepare Meals

August 19, 2020
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Chef Karl Shows How to Use Food Received at Student Meal Distribution Sites Arlington ISD’s meal distribution comes with a little something extra now. Arlington ISD Chef Karl Betts previews the menu and offers his tips and tricks in a new video series posted on YouTube and the district’s Food and Nutrition webpage. The new…

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Pre-K Online

Pre-K Online: Is it Worth it?

August 14, 2020
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Five Reasons Online Pre-K is Worth it Pre-K is the beginning of a child’s educational journey. It’s about getting children ready for kindergarten through purposeful play, fun songs, hands-on exploration and interaction with others. It’s about inspiring curiosity and building confidence. But can all that happen if Pre-K is online? Is online Pre-K even worth…

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Pre-K prepares students for kindergarten

Kindergarten Teachers at Arlington ISD Talk About Pre-K

July 30, 2020
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Preparing Students for the Future Starts in Pre-K Pre-K is touted as a great way to prepare kids for kindergarten and kick-start their educational journeys. But who knows better than the kindergarten teachers who see firsthand the impact Pre-K has on some of their students. Here is what several Arlington ISD kindergarten teachers had to…

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Bilingual Pre-K

Bilingual Pre-K Teaches Students in English and Spanish Languages

July 17, 2020
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Bilingual Pre-K Delivers English and Spanish Instruction Where can a four-year-old learn to read and write in Spanish while also learning English and having a lot of fun? The Arlington ISD’s bilingual Pre-K program, offered at 25 elementary schools. “In Arlington ISD we embrace and respect other cultures and celebrate diversity,” said Dr. Jackeline Orsini,…

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