Arlington ISD Spotlights Dr. Jackeline Orsini’s Hispanic Heritage District celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

October 8, 2020
National Hispanic Heritage Month with Dr. Jackeline Orsini

Dr. Orsini hails from Puerto Rico During National Hispanic Heritage Month the Arlington ISD is spotlighting several staff members about their Hispanic Heritage. Today we’re talking with Dr. Jackeline Orsini, our director of early childhood learning. 〉What does your Hispanic heritage mean to you? It’s about celebrating my culture, being proud of my roots and…

High school students visit colleges … virtually Arlington ISD College Night helps students plan future

October 6, 2020
Arlington ISD College Night

Students speak with college recruiters from across country Arlington ISD juniors and seniors are supposed to be visiting colleges like Texas A&M and Stephen F. Austin right around now, but the COVID-19 pandemic put a stop to that. The solution: do a virtual tour. It’s not the same thing, but what is right now? Seniors…

World Teachers’ Day honors our school heroes Celebrate our teachers all week long

October 5, 2020
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Teachers have excelled amidst pandemic The amazing Arlington ISD teachers should be honored every day, but today is a really special one. Today is World Teachers’ Day, which since 1994 has found a way to honor the teachers throughout the world for all of the work they do. Fittingly, the theme for World Teachers’ Day…

Arlington ISD Recognizes Team on National Custodial Workers Recognition Day Custodians keep students and staff safe every day

October 2, 2020
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Custodians part of Arlington ISD school families It’s National Custodial Workers Recognition Day! While we always appreciate our custodians, with COVID-19 we are more grateful than ever for the work they do. If you see any of our outstanding custodians, please give them a huge THANK YOU!  Their dedication and attention to detail is nothing…

Families Explore Arlington ISD Specialized Programs Learn about new P-TECH High School and more

October 1, 2020
Explore Arlington ISD specialized programs

Elementary specialized program applications open now When the Arlington ISD is introducing its specialized educational offerings for students we usually begin with the most pertinent news first: free. Free as in college credit. Free as in packing in a couple of years of college without serving up a dime. Free as in bypassing college completely…

Pre-K Classes are Open in the Arlington ISD Sign up for in-person or online

September 30, 2020
Pre-K classroom

It’s not too late to start Pre-K! Whether you haven’t enrolled your three- or four-year-old yet or you registered over the summer but decided not to start school in August, you are welcome and encouraged to start now. We have two great options: in-person Pre-K or virtual Pre-K. 1. In-person Pre-K In person Pre-K started…