December 2016 - In This Issue:
Workman Junior High's new bond-funded 16-classroom addition.
All six AISD marching bands achieve superior scores at regional contest

All six AISD high school marching bands earned first division recognition at the Region 5 UIL Marching Band Contest in October in Mansfield. The achievement by all six bands was a first for the AISD and attributable in part to the 2014 Bond program.

Not since the late 1990s have all AISD schools earned superior scores in the same year. But at that time there were only five AISD high schools; Seguin High School had not yet been built.
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Bids for bond construction at AHS, Morton and South Davis Elementaries due Jan. 10

Board approves construction at Sam Houston HS

Workman JH receives new appliances for culinary lab

Bond construction begins at Anderson, Blanton and Remynse Elementaries

AISD Board approves bond construction at seven 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.

Jones Academy in two words: integration and cooperation
Fine Arts Update
If you had to describe Jones Academy of Fine Arts and Dual Language in only two words - actually an impossible task - they might be integration and cooperation.
Nearly $1 million awarded in technology grants to AISD teachers
Safety, Security and Technology Update
The winners of the Transformation Through Innovation grant for 2016-2017 were announced in late October. Members of the AISD information technology department visited the winning teachers at their campuses and surprised them with the good news.

Bond funds district service vehicles
It takes a lot more than school buses to meet the transportation needs of a school district the size of the Arlington ISD. Service vehicles - also known as the white fleet - help the district support its many and varied infrastructure and operational needs.
How to Contact Us
The Bond Newsletter is produced by the AISD communications department.

Ryan Pierce, editor

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