IDEA Public Schools Participates in Summer Feeding Program

IDEA Public Schools will be participating in the Texas Department of Agriculture’s Summer Food Service Program. As participants, IDEA will provide free, nutritious meals for all children 18 years and younger during the summer at select campuses.

The Seamless Summer Option (SSO) was created to ensure that children in low-income areas could continue to receive nutritious meals during long school vacations, when they do not have access to school lunch or breakfast. No form of identification is required.

Participating Campuses

Rio Grande Valley

IDEA Donna, IDEA Quest, IDEA Frontier, IDEA Mission, IDEA San Benito, IDEA San Juan Academy, IDEA San Juan College Prep, IDEA Alamo, IDEA Pharr, IDEA Edinburg, IDEA Weslaco, IDEA McAllen, IDEA Brownsville, IDEA Weslaco Pike, IDEA Riverview

San Antonio

IDEA Carver, IDEA South Flores, IDEA Monterrey Park, IDEA Walzem, IDEA Eastside


IDEA Allan

Campuses will serve breakfast and lunch starting Monday, June 5th, through Thursday, July 27th, from 7 to 9 am and 11 am to 2 pm, respectively.

Please note that participating campuses will be closed during the week of July 3 through July 7.

To learn more please call IDEA’s Child Nutrition Department at 956-373-1748. For a meal site near you, visit, call 211, or text FOODTX to 877-877.

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