Enrollment was apparently very low, The Science Building at the North Texas Agricultural College in 1941.The building was constructed in 1928 and has since been renamed Preston Hall.Around the same time, new barracks, a track, a gymnasium, and an indoor pool were built.The academy became known as one of the best at its level in the country.
Howard Fenwick, Programme Leader for Design for Industry and Transportation Design, said: 'Never one to shy away from a tricky project, James launched himself head long into the most complex and emotive of subject areas.
Taylor left Arlington, and the property owners hired John B.
Dodson to establish a third military academy for the 1916–1917 school year called Arlington Military Academy.
The public school building became so unsafe that all of the space in Arlington College was rented for the 1901–1902 school year until the creation of the Arlington Independent School District in 1902.
Although the public education system was set to improve, Arlington College was closed and the property was sold to James Mc Coy Carlisle.
Enrollment increased to 150 students by 1905, and he began a large expansion of the campus.