Irving ISD: Dive In! Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held for Renovated Natatorium
Irving ISD, in partnership with the City of Irving and North Lake College, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the newly renovated natatorium at North Lake College. The event showcased the $7 million in renovations to the facility, which was built in 1985, and celebrated a partnership between Irving ISD, the city of Irving and North Lake College. The 50-meter indoor swimming facility is operated and managed by the City of Irving for joint use by the city and Irving ISD. It is open for year-round classes and swimming activities for the Irving community. The ribbon cutting event, held Monday, featured a warm greeting from Thomas Haley Elementary School students as well as performances by master swimmers from Pirouettes of Texas. Refreshments were prepared and served by students in the national award-winning hospitality and culinary program at Singley Academy. The ceremony included remarks by Irving ISD Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jose Parra; Irving Mayor Pro Tem Allan E. Meagher and other city officials; and Dr. Christa Slejko and Dr. Eddie Tealer of North Lake College.