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MacAdemics teams win regional titles, state bids

MacAdemics teams win regional titles, state bids

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MacArthur High School students recently won three regional championships and 13 state bids at regional competition at the University of Texas Arlington. In addition, students Obed De la Cruz and Ronaldo Carbone qualified for

Destination Imagination goes global

Destination Imagination goes global

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Six Destination Imagination teams represented Irving ISD at the state tournament in Lubbock. Students from Singley Academy, Johnston Elementary, and Travis, Houston and Johnson middle schools competed, showcasing their unique solutions to academic challenges

MacArthur students win at NASA competition

MacArthur students win at NASA competition

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Students in AP physics classes at MacArthur High School competed in the NASA Space Settlement Design Contest at the Johnson Space Center in Houston March 24 and 26. On the first night of the

Irving ISD celebrates Career and Technical Education program

Irving ISD celebrates Career and Technical Education program

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Irving ISD students shared their educational successes at the ISD Career and Technical Education (CTE) Department Celebration of Excellence presented at the Jack E. Singley Academy on Wednesday, March 22. CTE, also known as “Signature

MacArthur freshman selected for Under 16 National Team Trials

MacArthur freshman selected for Under 16 National Team Trials

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MacArthur High School freshman Sarah Andrews has been selected by USA Basketball and the Developmental National Team Committee to participate in the 2017 Under 16 National Team Trials in May at the U.S. Olympic

Irving ISD Athletic Hall of Fame names inductees

Irving ISD Athletic Hall of Fame names inductees

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The Irving ISD Athletic Hall of Fame Committee recently announced the Class of 2017, which includes a standout wrestler, triple threat athlete and two beloved coaches. The inductees are (in alphabetical order): Brad Knouse;

Nimitz bowling competes at state

Nimitz bowling competes at state

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The Boys bowling team competed at the state tournament this past weekend. Freshmen Tommy Snipes and Lane Thompson bowled high scores of 235 and 224 respectively. The boys bowled well and ended placing 23rd in

de Zavala students sweep winners circle in IPD poster contest

de Zavala students sweep winners circle in IPD poster contest

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The Irving City Council recognized three de Zavala Middle School students for winning the police department’s poster design contest at its meeting March 23. Each student received a gift card, shook the mayor’s hand and

Great Hearts student competes on “Chopped Junior”

Great Hearts student competes on “Chopped Junior”

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Great Hearts Irving’s 7th grade student, Yashica Nabar, was a contestant on the nationally syndicated show “Chopped Junior”. The episode aired on the Food Network on Wednesday, March 1. During the show, four young

Irving student advances to national spelling bee

Irving student advances to national spelling bee

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Luke Penton, a seventh-grader at Trinity Christian Academy (TCA), will compete in the NW National Spelling Bee on May 6 in Washington, D.C. He recently placed third in the Regional Spelling Bee and is one of the top five spellers, qualifying