Category: District News

Arlington ISD participates in UIL Realignment

UIL Realignment Shakes up Five Arlington ISD Schools

February 4, 2020
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The five biggest Arlington ISD schools will begin play in District 8-6A this fall as the University Interscholastic League (UIL) released its biennial district realignments Monday morning. Arlington, Bowie, Lamar, Martin and Sam Houston will be in District 8-6A with Grand Prairie and South Grand Prairie. The seven-team district is a change for the five…

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AISD students learn important lessons during Holocaust Remembrance Week

February 3, 2020
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Ousley Junior High teacher Mike Dunbar’s lesson on the Holocaust to his seventh-grade Texas history students was probably different than most going on throughout the state during last week’s Holocaust Remembrance Week in Texas. It was most definitely personal. Dunbar recounted stories about his grandmother’s aunt Edith who was killed in the Holocaust after he…

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trustee polly walton honored during school board recognition month in Arlington ISD

Trustee Polly Walton Honored during School Board Recognition Month

January 24, 2020
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January is School Board Recognition Month, a way to honor the 7,200 locally elected school trustees in the state of Texas. This month, the Arlington ISD will help you get to know each member of our Board of Trustees a little better while thanking them for their service.  FIVE QUESTIONS WITH BOARD TRUSTEE POLLY WALTON: …

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Vans Shoes donates to Arlington ISD

Vans Shoes Delivers New Soles to Arlington ISD Students

January 24, 2020
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Students at Hale Elementary got a first-hand look at how great community support is the Arlington ISD is when Vans Shoes and the Arlington Police Foundation stopped by for a visit last Friday. Hale students in third through sixth grade were treated like royalty as they entered the cafeteria with the Sam Houston High School…

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