Category: Board of Trustees

Arlington ISD Trustee Justin Chapa - School Board Recognition Month

School Board Recognition Month 2021

January 20, 2021
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Chapa is a graduate of Sam Houston High School January is School Board Recognition Month and fittingly the theme is Navigating To Success. The Arlington ISD Board of Trustees had to navigate through some uncharted waters in 2020. We wanted to get their thoughts on the year and what they’ve learned in helping lead a…

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Polly Walton - 2021 Board Recognition

School Board Recognition Month 2021

January 19, 2021
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Walton began Arlington ISD career in 1971 January is School Board Recognition Month and fittingly the theme is Navigating To Success. The Arlington ISD Board of Trustees had to navigate through some uncharted waters in 2020. We wanted to get their thoughts on the year and what they’ve learned in helping lead a district of…

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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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Arlington ISD recognizing national scholars, including National Merit Semifinalists, National Hispanic Scholars and National African American Scholars

Arlington ISD recognizing national scholars

December 9, 2020
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Students to be honored at Board meeting Martin High School senior Nicholas Kocurek didn’t want to be outdone by his father. His classmate, Nathan Truong, wanted to honor his parents for all their work in immigrating to the United States from Vietnam. Arlington High School’s Matthew Lewis got his drive to succeed from his parents,…

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Dr. Philip John Mycoskie

Remembering Dr. Philip John Mycoskie

December 2, 2020
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Former Arlington ISD Board of Trustees president Dr. Philip John Mycoskie died last week at 69. Mycoskie was a fixture in the Arlington ISD, serving on the board from 1998 to 2005, including serving as the president from 2003 to 2005. In addition to his work on the board, the longtime physician in Arlington spent…

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Arlington ISD Resolution on Racial and Social Equity

June 12, 2020
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Arlington Independent School District – Resolution of the Board of Trustees To Address Racial and Social Equity in the Arlington ISD WHEREAS, recent events have renewed attention to prejudices, injustices, and inequalities embedded in social structure and in society; and WHEREAS, Arlington ISD recognizes that all students deserve to learn in a system free of…

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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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