Preparing for the First Day of School on August 14

It’s that time of year again.  In just a few weeks, IDEA students will step foot on campus for their first day of school as we kick of the 2017-18 school year at IDEA!  Returning students, we hope you are excited to continue along the road to and through college, and for our new students, welcome to our Team & Family!  We are so glad you’re here.

This year, IDEA Public Schools will educate nearly 36,000 Pre-K through 12th grade students across 61 schools in the Rio Grande Valley, Austin, and San Antonio. 

Are You Ready for August 14? 

While you are enjoying the remaining weeks of summer with friends and family, be sure to keep your math and reading skills sharp!  Pick out a great book at the local library, or go online and participate in IDEA’s summer software programs. 

As you’re getting ready for the start of another fantastic year at IDEA Public Schools, be sure to check out our Back to School Page, where you can find your school’s supply list, the official IDEA uniform guide, first day printables, transportation information and so much more.  We can’t wait to see you on August 14!      

Did you know that you can still join IDEA’s Team & Family for the 2017-18 school year?  Enrollment is open through July 31 for limited spots at IDEA Rio Grande City in the Rio Grande Valley, IDEA Harvey E. Najim, IDEA Eastside, and IDEA Carver in San Antonio, and IDEA Bluff Springs in Austin.  Enroll today, or fill out an interest form to learn more!

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