Tag: Damian Sandoval

Military Ball

  Every year, the AFJROTC (Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) program at the ACC (Arlington Career Center) hosts a Military Ball inviting all of its cadets and a date, if they choose to bring one. The dress code for males is either a modified version of the SDB (Service Dress Blues) or an ...

Gingerbread Contest 2017

During December festivities, there are always traditions and events that bring up the holiday spirit.  One of the most popular ones is the making of “Gingerbread Houses”, where individually or in teams, people build structures using gingerbread and many different kinds of candy.  At the Career Center, the Arlington Tech program instituted this activity in ...

SkillsUSA at Arlington Career Center

SkillsUSA is an organization that recognizes students in the country for their career technical skills formed by instructors and the work industry providing scholarships, employment opportunities and other benefits.  These include the following classes: Automotive Electricity Cosmetology TV Production Culinary Arts At competitions, representatives of companies come to be judges and evaluate students’ work and ...

What is the MGA at Arlington Career Center?

Written by Damian Sandoval and Shushantika Barua What is MGA? The Model General Assembly, more commonly known as MGA, is a program for high school students who are interested in the process of how bills are created.  “[Students] join and enroll because it is a learning experience and an opportunity to understand the inner workings ...