October 2016 - In This Issue:
AHS girls soccer team in their new Multipurpose Activity Center.
Wood Elementary librarian incorporates bond-funded technology

All AISD elementary libraries have received bond-funded carts of iPads.

An audible gasp arose from the mesmerized first graders as Wood Elementary Librarian Margaret Minyard asked, "What's wrong with Blue?"
She turned the page and continued reading the story.
Minyard's library and the lessons she teaches are a bridge to the future for her students, embracing and implementing the best of the past with the best of the future - in other words, she uses books and technology.

Citizen oversight committee meets to review bond progress

Arlington instrument repair class hits right note with marketable skill (Star-Telegram)

UTA president visits Jones Academy

Corey Academy celebrates bond-funded transformation and 30th anniversary

UTA president visits Corey Academy

New Citizen Bond Oversight Committee members receive orientation

Bid date for bond construction at Sam Houston High School set for Nov. 2

Bond construction underway at Little and Miller Elementaries

Future Career and Technical Center goes vertical

Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos named 2016 Superintendent of the Year for Texas

AISD, Moritz Dealerships partner for automotive technology program

AHS Multipurpose Activity Center now open

Board approves construction at Foster, Moore and Wood Elementaries

Dr. Marcelo Cavazos
   AISD Superintendent         
Jamie Sullins 
   Board President
Dr. Aaron Reich 
   Board Vice President   
John Hibbs
   Board Secretary
Kecia Mays
   Board Assistant Secretary      
Bowie Hogg
   Board Member
Kristen Hudson
    Board Member
Polly Walton
   Board Member 
Bond construction update
Facilities Update
Bond-related construction projects are going on all over the AISD.
Click below for details about the projects currently underway.

New instruments purchased with the bond
Fine Arts Update
The AISD spent $1.98 million in bond funds this year on musical instruments, uniforms and equipment, the second of five fine arts phases in the 2014 Bond program.
AISD upgrades school PA systems with bond funds
Safety, Security and Technology Update
The 2014 Bond program includes PA system upgrades for all AISD campuses.
At the outset of the bond program, the AISD technology department developed districtwide PA system standards and has now begun implementing the new standards at all AISD campuses. 

Bond-funded buses help meet growing transportation needs
As the AISD grows - introducing new programs and facilities - so does the need for safe and dependable transportation. The 2014 Bond is helping the district meet that need, providing funds to buy 114 buses over five years to replace aging buses.
How to Contact Us
The Bond Newsletter is produced by the AISD communications department.

Ryan Pierce, editor

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