This holiday season, thanks to the work of the Mighty Mavericks of IDEA Weslaco Pike, hundreds of local families in need will find their plates a little fuller.
IDEA Public Schools have come a long way since they started on the second floor of a church in downtown Donna, Texas, but its mission to keep young people on a college-bound path to success remains strong.
IDEA Public Schools, a nationally-recognized charter school network, has been awarded $15 million through the competitive Charter School Programs (CSP) Replication and Expansion of High-Quality Charter Schools grant by the US Department of Education. IDEA is one of two charter school networks in Texas to receive this award.
NSLW 2014 is officially scheduled for October 13-17 by an act of Congress
In response to a perceived need for more school choices, IDEA Public Schools is planning two new charter schools in Austin, including one on Rundberg Lane near I-35.