Six Students Awarded Scholarships During Juneteenth Jubilee Winners of the MLK art and essay contest take home a combined $5,000

June 22, 2022
MLK scholarship

Six Arlington ISD students took home scholarships last weekend from the Martin Luther King Jr. Committee Inc. during Arlington’s Juneteenth Jubilee. The three-day celebration was filled with live music, food and art. MLK Art and Essay Scholarship High School students throughout Arlington were asked to submit a piece of art or an essay that would…

STEM camp introduces students to quantum physics Camp designed to change high school science in America

June 21, 2022
quantum camp at Martin

This summer camp was designed to change America. It’s a tall order. But it might have seemed like a tall order to get high school students to give up their lazy summer days to learn about quantum physics. And that wasn’t a problem. Dozens of local high school students filled several classrooms at Martin High…

Camp Innovation Gives Students Hands-On Technology Experience Camp includes robots, drones, coding, LEGOs and more

June 20, 2022
Camp Innovation

So, you think you’re smarter than a fifth-grader, huh? Well, try maneuvering a Sphero bot through a maze, operating a LEGO Spike or coding a road trip across the United States before you answer that question. Camp Innovation  It might sound like gibberish to you, but for the kids at Camp Innovation, technology is their…

New Webb Elementary scheduled to open in late 2022 Global supply chain issues cause construction delays

June 17, 2022
New Webb Elementary rendering for blog

Global supply chain issues are causing delays everywhere, and that includes the construction of the new Webb Elementary School. Originally scheduled to open for the beginning of the school year in August, the new Webb will welcome students for the first time a little later. The new school building at Webb will replace the current…

Juneteenth Jubilee kicks off with documentary premiere at Arlington ISD CVPA Producer Shirley Adams’ leadership on MLK Committee touches entire community

June 16, 2022
Juneteenth Jubilee

The Arlington Juneteenth Jubilee is coming to the Arlington ISD’s Center for Visual and Performing Arts this Friday, June 17. The CVPA will host the premiere for part one of the documentary “Echoes From the Hill: A Place of Our Own” at 7 p.m. The five-episode series will recount what life was like for Blacks…

Access Your Child’s STAAR Results STAAR 2022 Grades 3-8 and STAAR EOC

June 16, 2022
How to access STAAR test results

STAAR 2022 TEST RESULTS FOR STUDENTS IN GRADES 3 THROUGH 8 UPDATE: The posting of the STAAR 3-8 student results in the Family Portal has been delayed by TEA. The results that were scheduled to be posted Friday, June 24, are now tentatively scheduled to be available next week (June 27 – July 1). STAAR…