Citizens Bond Oversight Committee reviews 2019 Bond progress Tours 2014 Bond project at Seguin High School

January 27, 2023
Citizens Bond Oversight Committee

Citizens Bond Oversight Committee holds quarterly meeting The Citizens Bond Oversight Committee met at Seguin High School Thursday night for its quarterly review of the 2019 Bond program. But the meeting started with a reminder of the 2014 Bond and the impact it is having at Seguin and across the district. The committee received a…

Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos announces retirement Cavazos' servant leadership helped transform the Arlington ISD

January 26, 2023
superintendent announces retirement

For 33 years, he has dedicated his life to the mission of public education, 23 of them in the Arlington ISD and 11 as Superintendent of Schools. Today, Dr. Marcelo Cavazos announced he will retire from the district on Aug. 31, 2023. John Quincy Adams said, “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn…

Trustee John Hibbs is serving for the second time January is School Board Recognition Month

January 25, 2023

Q&A with Trustee John Hibbs January is School Board Recognition Month, and this year’s theme is Forward, Together. The Arlington ISD has been moving forward together thanks in part to our board. We appreciate our school board members, so we’re catching up with them this month to find out about their lives and why they serve. Next…

Simba from Lion King surprises dance students Actor from national tour of Disney’s The Lion King visits modern dance class

January 25, 2023
Lion King

Lion King actor a former student of dance teacher Students at the Arlington ISD Center for Visual and Performing Arts had a roaring good time when Simba from the national tour of Disney’s The Lion King made a surprise visit to their modern contemporary dance class Monday afternoon. Darian Sanders, who’s known as Simba on…

Year of Kindness launches in the Arlington ISD Kindness Campaign event inspires students and teachers to spread kindness

January 24, 2023

Magic Mirror encourages students Not long ago, Lindsay Whittenberg was on a Zoom call with members of the Corey Academy PTA when she brought up the idea of helping children’s self-esteem by “talking to kids through a mirror while we sit in a closet and hide.” There was a pause as if the screen had…

Pre-K students try out new outdoor equipment Equipment for all elementary schools funded by the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation

January 23, 2023
outdoor equipment for pre-K

Peach Elementary students get first look at outdoor equipment Last September the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation awarded the Arlington ISD Education Foundation with a $100,000 grant for the district to use for pre-K students. Monday morning that grant money was in action as pre-K students at Peach Elementary got their first look at the new…