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John A. Kooken

John A. Kooken was a principal and eventually superintendent of the Arlington ISD. He moved to Arlington in 1908 when the Arlington public schools system consisted of three small buildings, a superintendent and principal and 10 teachers. Kooken was the first Arlington educator to have a school named after him.

423 N. Center St., 76011


Year Opened: 1936, 1987 (Reopened as Early Childhood Center)


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John A. Kooken


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