Students make for a fun board meeting Read the Board Brief from last night's meeting

February 17, 2023

Board Brief from Feb. 16 Arlington ISD’s Board of Trustees meeting on Feb. 16, 2023, is in the books, and here are a few of the highlights. The words “fun” and “board meeting” aren’t often put in the same sentence, but they went together last night. That’s because of the amazing students and community partner…

Former student competes on Next Level Chef with Gordon Ramsey 19-year-old chef Preston Nguyen is reigning World Food Champion

February 16, 2023
Next Level Chef - Preston Nguyen

Next Level Chef premiered after Super Bowl You’ve probably heard of former Arlington ISD student Preston Nguyen, the 19-year-old chef taking the culinary industry by storm. Well, now he’s taking his skills to new heights on Gordon Ramsay’s hit television show Next Level Chef. The show premiered Sunday after the Super Bowl, so Nguyen hosted…

Arlington ISD’s CTE program offers 30+ industry certifications February is Career and Technical Education Month

February 15, 2023
certifications - Career and Technical Center Month

Certifications get students work ready February is Career and Technical Education Month, so we’re highlighting the Arlington ISD’s CTE program all month long. Arlington ISD’s CTE program is all about opportunities – opportunities that set students up to succeed after they graduate from high school. That’s why the Arlington ISD offers more than 30 industry certification…

Prince Lebanese Grill owner creates new recipes for school lunches Martin HS grad is part of district's By Students 4 Students lunch program

February 14, 2023
Recipes - Prince Lebanese Grill owner creates new recipes for school menus

Recipes are tasty and healthy  Aziz Kobty wasn’t the healthiest eater when he was a student at Martin High School. “Martin High School had two Chick-fil-A sandwiches for five bucks and I would destroy that thing,” Kobty said. “Then the chicken tenders and the pizza. I wouldn’t eat healthy at all. Why would I do…

Arlington ISD honored with Meritorious Budget Award Earns recognition for 11th consecutive year

February 13, 2023
budget award

Award for district’s 2022-2023 budget presentation The Arlington ISD has been honored with a Meritorious Budget Award (MBA) for its excellence in budget presentation for the 2022-23 school year. The award marks the 11th consecutive year the district has received the honor. “Our finance department continues to exhibit excellence in the presentation of the annual budget,”…