Duff Elementary physical education teacher Matt Bostick isn’t above props, and he proves that with his latest Workout Wednesday exercise plan. To start the second six weeks, Bostick wants everyone to get a soccer ball or any other ball and incorporate that into the exercise routine. In his Soccer Ball Workout, Bostick has four exercises…Read More about Get your soccer ball for this Workout Wednesday.
It’s Tabata time for Workout Wednesday with Duff Elementary teacher Matt Bostick. And, no, Tabata isn’t a synonym for pain. It’s just a lot of high-intensity workout in a short amount of time. Luckily for our virtual learners, Bostick is here to demonstrate the correct way to get a lot of workout done in a…Read More about It’s Tabata Time with Workout Wednesday!.
Kiara Mullins is an Arlington ISD superstar in the making. Mullins, an Arlington native and senior at Martin High School, makes Arlington ISD proud with her radiant voice. She recently represented the district by performing the national anthem at the annual State of the District address sponsored by the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, Arlington ISD’s 2021 convocation, Ignite 2021, and before Friday…Read More about Martin High School senior sings national anthem at Rangers game.
Arlington ISD’s library media services department is running a bookmobile this summer and giving away free books! Check it out this Saturday, July 10, or Saturday, July 24, from noon – 2 p.m. You just have to be an Arlington ISD student in pre-K-12th grade. “One of the key factors in building literacy skills, vocabulary…Read More about Bookmobile, Arlington ISD giving away free books.
All summer School may be out for the summer, but students who attend Arlington ISD’s Agriculture Science Center have their hands full year-round. And even without classes, every day is still busy. That’s because they have steers, lambs, goats, chickens, heifers, rabbits and more to take care of. Dedicated to the health and cleanliness of all the animals housed at the Ag Center, some students start their day at 6:30…Read More about Ag students busy all summer caring for animals.
It’s not every day a student gets to practice mathematical strategies huddled under a tent next to a roaring fire while still inside the classroom. Or have the principal show up to school in a Camp Life T-shirt, baseball cap and backpack with a large water bottle dangling from one side and a flashlight from…Read More about Amos Elementary makes Summer Learning fun.
Summer camp looks a bit different for students at the Arlington ISD Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center this year. Instead of board games and enrichment, phlebotomy students are getting a crash course instructed by health science teachers Mark Ingram and Jacqulyn Robinius. Phlebotomy, also called venipuncture, is the process of using a needle to…Read More about Students learn phlebotomy in special summer course.
Going into your senior year of high school can be one of the most exciting yet frightening times of your life. The biggest question most students ask themselves entering their senior year is, “What’s next?” What am I going to do?” Arlington ISD’s guidance and counseling department has made answering these questions a lot simpler. They have created a summer college plan checklist that helps students better prepare themselves for their post-secondary career. A senior checklist can help students find scholarships, prompt registration for the SAT/ACT, book college visits and much more! Telisa Brown, the…Read More about College checklist helps rising high school seniors prepare now.
High school students, do you still need a summer job? Arlington ISD has a great online resource to help you find one. The Arlington ISD Career Board actually has a lot more than just summer opportunities. It has everything from part-time jobs and practicums for current students to career opportunities for recent graduates, plus help…Read More about Arlington ISD student job board posts summer jobs.
Arlington ISD is known for having outstanding students whose bright minds will help change the future. We pride ourselves on being ahead of the curve as a district where students can showcase their talents and utilize their resources to affect change. Today we want to highlight one of our own – Vivian Nguyen. Nguyen is…Read More about Student entrepreneur partners with Boys and Girls Club.