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NBA Champion Kevin Durant Surprises IDEA Students at Summer Basketball Camp

Students can learn life’s biggest lessons on the basketball court.  This phrase was a theme of the morning on July 20 at IDEA Rundberg Academy and College Preparatory. 

Last year, BBVA Compass and the Kevin Durant Charity Foundation funded a $100,000 outdoor basketball court at the IDEA Rundberg campus.  In September of 2016, Kevin Durant surprised IDEA Rundberg students by stopping by to check in on the construction of the court.  While he was there, Kevin a...

Two New IDEA Campuses to Join the IDEA Rio Grande Valley Team & Family this Fall

IDEA Public Schools will grow from 31 to 35 schools this fall in its flagship region of the Rio Grande Valley.  Read on to learn more about these new campuses, and their excitement to educate more students on the road to and though college. Join us for the 2017-2018 school year!  

IDEA Academy and College Preparatory Rio Grande City

Rio Grande City, Texas    

Meet Fernando Salinas.  Fernando is a long...

IDEA Campuses Host Culture Camp for New Students

Each year, prior to the first day of school, we invite all Pre-K and new-to-IDEA students of all grade levels to their prospective campus for Culture Camp so they can meet their peers and get acclimated to their new school environment in a stress-free, fun setting.  It’s one of our favorite traditions, and we can’t wait for you to participate this year. 

At Culture Camp, you’ll meet new students, teachers, an...