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Free Meals Offered to All Students at Select Campuses this Fall through Community Eligibility Provision

Last school year, the Child Nutrition Program (CNP) at IDEA Public Schools adopted the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) which provides free breakfast and lunch to all children at select schools.

Recently, the schools that qualify for the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program for the 2018-2019 school were announced.

“Through the Community Eligibility Provision, we can ensure that more students will receive nutritious meals every day without burdening o...

Great IDEA: Recipes for a Happy and Healthy 4th of July

The 4th of July is upon us and for many, celebrating our nation’s independence means food, family, and fun. From delicious family recipes to evening fireworks displays, what’s not to love? As a recent National Healthy Schools Award winner, and part of IDEA’s Healthy Kids Here initiative to promote a healthy and active lifestyle for our students and increase student access to healthy and nutritious foods, we have compiled some of our f...

IDEA Allan: New name. Same Excellence.

IDEA Allan, in Austin, Texas, will be renamed IDEA Montopolis, effective July 1, 2018.

Since its founding in 2012, IDEA Allan has created an incredible track record of leading every scholar on a path towards college and success. The school’s legacy and rich history is widespread in the communities in which it serves.

After it was recently brought to the attention of campus and senior leadership that the Allan campus was named a...