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.

Patty Reyes-Garcia

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Janna Wiley

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We can help you with scholarship awards.


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  • Did you know the Oscar nominated movie Hidden Figures is based on the real lives of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson and their groundbreaking contributions and achievements through their work with NASA? #BlackHistoryMonth #WomenInSTEM
  • We are as passionate about our mission as we are about professional development. Join the IDEA Team & Family, where we will ensure you reach your fullest potential every day. Click on the link in our bio to apply today!
  • At IDEA, we are committed to providing students with the tools needed to reach their full potential, no matter their socioeconomic background, ethnicity, or the neighborhood they reside in. Join our mission and apply today.
  • Welcome to IDEA is an annual event our schools host for new-to-IDEA families. We can't wait to meet our newest #Team&Family members! Learn more about the event on our blog. Link in bio. #WelcometoIDEA
  • At IDEA, our teachers are our greatest asset. Learn how we are invested in hiring and keeping our best teachers in the classroom. Link in bio. #ClosingTheAchievementGap #WhateverItTakes
  • It's official! We're celebrating eleven years of 100% college acceptance at IDEA Public Schools.  #ProudIDEAMoment #CollegeForAllChildren
  • IDEA’s chief program officer, Dolores Gonzalez, has been named a 2017 #LeadersToLearnFrom by @educationweek. Learn about the work she leads to ensure every IDEA student from Pre-K to 12th grade is prepared to matriculate to and through college. Link in bio. #ProudIDEAMoment
  • It’s never too early to start thinking about summer camp for your child. Camp RIO at Historic Lula Sams will offer 6 one-week sessions and introduce scholars to activities such as outdoor photography, canoeing, archery, yoga, arts & crafts, and more. Read more in on our blog and register today! Link in bio.
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  • "When I think about my school teachers and friends, I think of it as a dream come true.” –Marcus Sifuentes, 4th grader at IDEA Weslaco Pike #IDEAstories

Meet IDEA students, teachers, and parents in our new series, IDEA Stories. Marcus' story continues at
  • "People will doubt you. People won’t believe in you. IDEA was my choice. My education was my choice.” – Evelyn Saldivar, IDEA Frontier Alumni #IDEAstories

Meet IDEA students, teachers, and parents in our new series, IDEA Stories. Evelyn's story continues at
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