Pre-K Online

Five Reasons Online Pre-K is Worth it Pre-K is the beginning of a child’s educational journey. It’s about getting children ready for kindergarten through purposeful play, fun songs, hands-on exploration and interaction with others. It’s about inspiring curiosity and building confidence. But can all that happen if Pre-K is online? Is online Pre-K even worth…

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Pre-K prepares students for kindergarten

Preparing Students for the Future Starts in Pre-K Pre-K is touted as a great way to prepare kids for kindergarten and kick-start their educational journeys. But who knows better than the kindergarten teachers who see firsthand the impact Pre-K has on some of their students. Here is what several Arlington ISD kindergarten teachers had to…

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Bilingual Pre-K

Bilingual Pre-K Delivers English and Spanish Instruction Where can a four-year-old learn to read and write in Spanish while also learning English and having a lot of fun? The Arlington ISD’s bilingual Pre-K program, offered at 25 elementary schools. “In Arlington ISD we embrace and respect other cultures and celebrate diversity,” said Dr. Jackeline Orsini,…

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the importance of Pre-K

Arlington ISD Principals Stress Why Pre-K Is Important Pre-K is not merely an add-on to a child’s K-12 education. It is a key component that kickstarts the youngest learners’ educational journey. Just ask the two Arlington ISD principals who used to teach Pre-K. Dr. Connie Spence, principal at Kooken Education Center, and Beth Anne Woodard,…

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Head Start Pre-K PLUS

Arlington ISD Head Start Pre-K PLUS Program Expands Opportunities For Students Arlington ISD is excited to announce a new partnership with Child Care Associates to establish the first Arlington ISD Head Start Pre-K PLUS program at an Arlington ISD campus. This new program will bring the district’s outstanding Pre-K programming to even more of the…

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purposeful play pre-k

Purposeful Play Builds Educational Foundation Lots of playtime probably isn’t what comes to mind when you think about going to school. But for Arlington ISD’s Pre-K students, purposeful play is a big part of every day. “Sometimes, when people hear the word play, they think it’s a bad word, that students are unsupervised, running around,…

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Advantages of full day pre k

Arlington ISD Teachers Share The Advantages Of Free Full-Day Pre-K Pre-K will be full-day for all 4-year-olds next school year in the Arlington ISD for the first time. That’s exciting news for Pre-K teachers because they know how much the extended school day will help the district’s youngest learners. “Extending our academic program for 4-year-old…

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Eliana Cardenas

Rankin Elementary Pre-K Student’s Fight Against Cancer One of the smallest students in the Rankin Elementary community has provided the biggest of lift during the pandemic that closed schools for the remainder of the school year. Eliana Cardenas, a Pre-K student who had her year cut short last September because of a cancer diagnosis, found…

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5 reasons to enroll your child in Arlington ISD Pre-K

Five reasons to enroll your child in Arlington ISD Full-Day Pre-K 1. Arlington ISD Full-Day Pre-K gives your child an edge. The jump from home to kindergarten can be daunting you and your child. Enrolling your student in Pre-K can take some of that concern away. According to a Raise Your Hands Texas study, children…

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5 ways to explore the world from home

5 Ways To Explore The World With Your Preschooler The Arlington ISD is thrilled to be offering free full-day Pre-K for 4-year-olds for the first time ever. We’re here to celebrate our littlest learners with 5 Ways to Explore the World Without Leaving Home: Pre-K edition. Sesame Street has been a family favorite for more…

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