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IDEA Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

IDEA Public Schools is proud to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, a time when we highlight the cultures and traditions of those who trace their routes to Spain, Mexico, and the Spanish-speaking countries of Central America, South America, and the Caribbean.  

As an organization who believes a great education is the pathway to success in college and in life, we champion this month as an opportunity to educate our students about Hispanic heritage ...

IDEA Public Schools Update

The safety of our students and staff is a top priority. This morning, as our students were engaging in learning at IDEA McAllen, we were notified of an incident involving a small science lab fire. A teacher and students sustained minor injuries, and as a precautionary measure, were transported to the hospital to be examined. IDEA has suspended all science lab experiments while it does an internal review of what caused this preventable accident....

IDEA Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Tres Lagos Campus

On Wednesday, Sept. 20, we celebrated the opening of our newest campus, IDEA Tres Lagos Academy and College Preparatory, with a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony. IDEA Tres Lagos is one of two new campuses that opened its doors in the Rio Grande Valley this August. At the ceremony, the campus was dedicated to Mike and Lori Rhodes, who have supported IDEA’s growth in the Rio Grande Valley throughout the years with generous donations.  We...