IDEA alumni

Sometimes the college journey can be tough.

If you know of a former student who wants to get back into college, tell them to reach out. The Alumni Team can help them re-enroll.

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  • Cristal Chapa Reyes, a #mathteacher at IDEA Edinburg, is featured in this month's #IDEATeacherSpotlight! Cristal was motivated to join the IDEA #TeamAndFamily when she recognized the benefits her sons were reaping from their education at IDEA. Read more on our blog today! Link in bio.
  • IDEA Campus Operations teams are the backbones of our schools. Operations teams at IDEA exist to eliminate operational and logistical obstacles that impede instructional focus. These positions include everyone from the front office receptionists, to business clerks, cafeteria staff, and bus drivers. Apply to join a campus operations team at a school near you on our website today! Link in bio.
  • IDEA's Pre-K program is comprised of personalized instructional courses that focus on core subjects, character development and culture education. Learn more on our blog today and complete an application for the 2018-19 school year. Link in bio.
  • October is National #FarmToSchoolMonth. Check out these IDEA scholars in the early steps of growing quality produce at IDEA Donna! #HealthyKidsHere
  • IDEA celebrates National School Bus Safety Week by highlighting the importance of transportation safety and honoring IDEA’s transportation team. At IDEA, we are committed to ensuring the safe transportation of our scholars to and from school every day. #SchoolBusSafetyWeek
  • Did you know IDEA is on a mission to become one of the healthiest school districts in the nation? Learn about the different initiatives we’ve put in place to ensure that our scholars are eating the tastiest, healthiest food at school. Link in bio. #SchoolLunchWeek #HealthyKidsHere
  • Last night, IDEA opened the doors to the David Robinson Museum, a tribute to our friend, supporter, and board member, David Robinson. It was an incredible event that paid tribute to David’s career and passion for education. Thank you to all who attended this celebratory occasion. #DavidRobinsonMuseum
  • Do you want to know how IDEA prepares scholars for success in college and life? Read our recent blog to learn how we support students every step of the way so they can achieve their dreams. Link in bio. #GetToKnowIDEA
  • Put your passion to work at IDEA! The teacher application for the 2018-19 school year is now open. Positions are available in the Rio Grande Valley, Austin, San Antonio, El Paso, and Baton Rouge!  Visit our Careers website to learn more and apply today. Link in bio.
  • It’s National #SchoolLunchWeek! At IDEA, we believe having a healthy school lunch helps students power through their day! This week, our schools will be debuting new side dishes. What is your scholar’s favorite lunch item at school? #HealthyKidsHere
  • Team & Family: As a reminder, there is no school today. Classes will resume tomorrow, Oct. 10
IDEA Teacher Spotlight: Cristal Chapa Reyes

IDEA Teacher Spotlight: Cristal Chapa Reyes

Cristal Chapa Reyes, a Math teacher at IDEA Academy Edinburg, sat down to tell us about her experience being a part of the IDEA Team ...

Grow, Flourish, and Thrive: Pre-K at IDEA Public Schools

Grow, Flourish, and Thrive: Pre-K at IDEA Public Schools

At IDEA, we offer Pre-K at 19 of our campuses, and we’re growing!    Four years ago, IDEA launched its Pre-K program at IDEA Pharr Academy.  The m...

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