Award-winning Parent Café Successfully Connects AISD Parents Parent and Community Engagement Department wins Promising Practices Award

January 5, 2020
AISD Parent and Community Engagement Department Wins Award for Parent Cafe program

Between school and extracurricular schedules, homework, and family time, sometimes parents find themselves wanting to push the stop button. If only one existed. “Sometimes,” said Dunn Elementary parent Angela McGilvery, “you just want to talk to someone else who gets it.” McGilvery, who has a prekindergartener and first grader, was surprised recently when another mother,…

Arlington ISD After School Activities Canceled Due to Severe Weather Threat Safety Tips offered for parents

January 5, 2020
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Weather Alert, 2 p.m.: Arlington ISD has canceled all after-school activities today, Friday, Jan. 10, due to severe weather predicted for the Metroplex. This includes all indoor and outdoor activities. According to the National Weather Service forecast as of 12:30 p.m., severe weather is expected to impact the Metroplex sometime after 4 p.m. and into…

How to Add Shimmer to New Years Eve Make-Up Arlington ISD Cosmetology students apply glam to eyes and lips

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…

Young Chefs Show How to make Gingerbread Cookies Arlington ISD culinary students back and decorate for the season

December 24, 2019

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.   

Arlington ISD Recognizes National Merit and Hispanic Scholars 21 students receive accolades

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…

Easy Tips to Get your Car Ready for a Winter Road Trip

December 23, 2019
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In this video, students in the Arlington ISD auto mechanics certification program give us expert tips on how to prepare our car for winter weather. Learn more about this free program and many others available in the Arlington ISD.