Category: Arlington ISD

Arlington ISD bus - Bond 2019 funding new buses and shuttle buses

Bond 2019 buys new district buses and vehicles

January 15, 2021
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Bond 2019 Transportation Update The 2019 Bond isn’t just about construction. The bond is also buying new school buses and vehicles for the Arlington ISD, including 87 new school buses and 22 new shuttle buses. The new vehicle purchases continue what was started with the 2009 and 2014 Bond programs – replacing old buses and…

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Winner of the Martin Luther King Jr Advancing the Dream art contest in Arlington, TX

Students honor Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy

January 15, 2021
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Annual competition part of Advancing the Dream Celebration The city’s celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy got off to a great start for five Arlington ISD students Thursday night. The five were honored by the Arlington ISD Board of Trustees for their outstanding work in the annual art and essay contest sponsored by…

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What’s Your Big Idea? contest deadline getting close

January 13, 2021
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Unleash your biggest ideas Don’t forget the deadline for the What’s Your Big Idea? contest is Jan. 21 for elementary and junior high students and March 12 for high school students. This contest is a great opportunity for students to unleash their biggest ideas – to imagine, create and invent a new product or business that makes…

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Diving in pool at new natatorium, which will host new Arlington ISD Aquatics Club

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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HR job fair - rev up your career with a job in Arlington ISD

Rev up your career with Arlington ISD

January 4, 2021
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Virtual informational meetings Jan. 5 Are you looking to get your career revved up to start the new year? Then check out Arlington ISD to get a jumpstart on a new profession. We’re hiring hourly workers to fill a variety of needs and we need you! We’re looking for workers in several areas with a…

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Holiday Health Heroes - Peach Elementary clinic assistant Rachel Thurmond

Clinic assistant shares challenges of working through pandemic

December 30, 2020
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Clinic assistant believes job is ‘to protect children’ The Arlington ISD wanted to take some time over the winter break to honor a group of employees that has been thrust into the spotlight in 2020 like no other year before, our health workers. So we’ve decided to celebrate our Holiday Health Heroes by spotlighting several…

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Holiday Health Heroes - Ditto Elementary nurse Cheryl Staats

Nurse at Ditto Elementary provides support and calm

December 29, 2020
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Cheryl Staats has been Ditto’s nurse for 21 years The Arlington ISD wanted to take some time over the winter break to honor a group of employees that has been thrust into the spotlight in 2020 like no other year before, our health workers. So we’ve decided to celebrate our Holiday Health Heroes by spotlighting…

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Arlington ISD Holiday Health Hero Christine Morgan, Arlington High School athletic trainer

Arlington High trainer keeps student athletes healthy

December 28, 2020
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Social distancing biggest challenge for athletic trainer The Arlington ISD wanted to take some time over the winter break to honor a group of employees that has been thrust into the spotlight in 2020 like no other year before, our health workers. So we’ve decided to celebrate our Holiday Health Heroes by spotlighting several of…

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Holiday Health Heroes - Sam Houston High School nurse Sherie Lamack

High school nurse considers job a “calling”

December 23, 2020
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Nurse Lamack says “it’s a gift to help others” The Arlington ISD wanted to take some time over the winter break to honor a group of employees that has been thrust into the spotlight in 2020 like no other year before, our health workers. So we’ve decided to celebrate our Holiday Health Heroes by spotlighting…

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