Category: District News

Carson Cares Season of Giving 2021

Season of Giving at Bailey Teaches Students Generosity

December 1, 2021
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Carson Cares Carson Bold remembers the first time Bailey Junior High School hosted Carson Cares’ annual Season of Giving project where students fill dozens of shoe boxes with daily necessities and toys for children who wake up to very little, or nothing at all, on Christmas morning. “It went really, really quick,” Bold recalls. “The…

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GM partners with Carter Junior High STEM Club

December 1, 2021
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Carter Junior High STEM Club students recently got to see what their future could be like. GM officials and members of LULAC helped the program return after the pandemic hampered plans during the 2020-21 school year. The STEM Club students were treated to dinner and dessert and got to listen to the officials talk about…

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Generosity Spreads

Board approves $500 payment for district employees

November 30, 2021
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The Arlington ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved a resolution giving all full-time employees a one-time payment of $500 after taxes Monday night. “It’s a reward for their efforts every day to help us in our vision to become a premier school district and leader in education,” Arlington ISD superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos said. “They…

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New small shuttle buses make big impact

November 19, 2021
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Sometimes, smaller is better – even when it comes to the $966 million 2019 Bond. And even when it comes to school buses. 2019 Bond The 2019 Bond is purchasing new school buses for the Arlington ISD, including 87 big new buses, phased over the five years of the bond program. But the bond is…

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Thanksgiving Show at Kooken Education Center

Early Childhood Learning Department Celebrates Thanksgiving with Pre-K Students

November 18, 2021
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Arlington ISD’s early childhood learning department helped students at Kooken Education Center get in the spirit of gratefulness as they put on the Pre-K Thankful Thanksgiving Show. Staff members participated in a short skit, “Turkey in the Brown Straw,” and also sang and danced with pre-K students to turkey-themed jingles. The show is a longstanding…

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Generosity Spreads

Generosity Spreads Throughout Arlington ISD!

November 17, 2021
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Generosity is spreading throughout Arlington ISD as we celebrate receiving grants from various organizations to help further our students’ education. Today we highlight two — the Rotary Club of Arlington & the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. The Rotary at Webb As a longtime supportive partner of Webb Elementary School, The Rotary Club of Arlington has…

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Become a substitute teacher in Arlington ISD

Love Teaching? Apply To Be A Substitute At Arlington ISD!

November 17, 2021
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Have you always loved teaching? Do you love kids? Then apply to be a substitute teacher! The Arlington ISD offers one of the highest substitute pay rates in the DFW area and the more you work, the more you make. Some subs can earn up to $165 a day! You can also gain teaching experience…

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Explore Arlington ISD Brings In Students and Parents

November 16, 2021
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To Christian Dipert Jr., it was the coolest thing ever. To his parents, not so much. The Martin High School junior found a way to hack into his own computer system and completely shut down the router, wiping out virtually everything. After a verbal scolding from his parents, Christian had an epiphany. Maybe he could…

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Design Charette with Carter Junior High teachers and Corgan architects

Design for new Carter Junior High underway

November 12, 2021
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Carter Junior High is going to be rebuilt, and the design of the new building is officially underway. After meeting last week with senior district administrators to hear their desires for the new Carter, Corgan, the architect hired to design the new school, hosted the first of three design charettes. In the first charette, the…

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