Category: Student News

Arlington ISD College and Career Expo

Arlington ISD College and Career Expo has new look for 2021

February 23, 2021
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Parent virtual meetings on March 9 The Arlington ISD College and Career Expo has a new look for 2021! Beginning March 11, students in grades nine through 12 will participate in activities and discussions with college recruiters and industry professionals during their classes. Career and college virtual resource boards will be available to students after…

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Chris Owens, former Lamar High School student and football player, current University of Alabama football player

Arlington proclaims Feb. 9 Chris Owens Day

February 10, 2021
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Owens started at center for national champion Crimson Tide Back in February 2016, Arlington ISD hosted its annual national signing day event at the Professional Development Center. One of the nearly 70 students honored for receiving athletic scholarships that day was Lamar High School football player Chris Owens, a highly-rated offensive lineman heading to the…

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BriteBytes technology survey open now for students, parents, teachers and schools staff

Technology survey open through February

February 1, 2021
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Questions reflect current learning environment Arlington ISD is now conducting its annual technology and learning questionnaire in order to learn more about the technology use of our students both at school and at home. We encourage all parents, students (grades 3-12), teachers and campus leaders to participate. The data received will help the district make the…

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Concert hall in the Arlington ISD Center for Visual and Performing Arts - Arlington High School men's choir rehearses for concert

Arlington High School men’s choir christens new concert hall

January 25, 2021
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Colt choir earns special honor The Arlington High School Colt Chorale Varsity Tenor/Bass choir christened the Arlington ISD’s new concert hall in the Center for Visual and Performing Arts last week, recording a concert for the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) upcoming annual convention. Concert Hall “The concert hall is absolutely gorgeous,” said Mason Barlow,…

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Diving in pool at new natatorium, which will host new Arlington ISD Aquatics Club - first district swim meet at natatorium will be livestreamed

Watch district swim meet via livestream

January 22, 2021
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Action starts Saturday at 9:45 a.m. If you missed watching Olympic swimming last summer due to COVID, here’s your chance to get your swimming fix. Watch our own top swimmers compete in a world-class Olympic-level pool for the first time. The Arlington ISD’s new natatorium is set to host its first district swim meet tomorrow…

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Arlington ISD Center for Visual and Performing Arts

New Center for Visual and Performing Arts opens for students

January 11, 2021
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CVPA is final 2014 Bond project The Arlington ISD’s new Center for Visual and Performing Arts welcomed students for the first time last week. “It has been a long time coming, but the day is finally here,” said Dr. Christopher Anderson, Arlington ISD director of fine arts. “Students entered the facility, wide-eyed and speechless, for…

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Diving in pool at new natatorium, which will host new Arlington ISD Aquatics Club - first district swim meet at natatorium will be livestreamed

Arlington ISD Aquatics Club launches in February

January 6, 2021
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District hiring life guards and swim instructors While it may be a little chilly outside, things are certainly heating up inside the new Arlington ISD Natatorium.  Arlington ISD swimmers are already taking advantage of the facility, which was funded by the 2014 Bond. There are practices and meets at the natatorium, including a district swimming…

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