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IDEA Celebrates Reading Royalty

Happy #IDEARoyalReaders week! What a week it was at IDEA Public Schools. 

Nearly 4,000 IDEA Royal Readers celebrated their commitment to literacy and reading success across all of our regions via events packed with fun activities, dancing, author talks, and more! 

Becoming an IDEA Royal Reader is no small feat.  To become a Royal Reader, IDEA academy students must read a million words and ensure they maintain an 85% or higher testing accu...

Over 280 IDEA Students Become Junior Master Gardeners

This year, over 280 IDEA students became Junior Master Gardeners (JMG). 

Over the past two weeks, we held ceremonies in both the Rio Grande Valley and Central Texas to celebrate our students’ commitment to agriculture and sustainability.  These events celebrated the hard work, achievements and the completion of the 16-lesson Junior Master Gardener curriculum by these students.  The students who received the certification ranged from 3rd-9th grade and throughout the year, participated in ac...

Five IDEA Schools Named to 2017-2018 Texas Honor Roll

Great news, Team & Family!

Five IDEA schools have been named Honor Roll schools for the 2017-2018 Texas Honor Roll, presented by Educational Results Partnership (ERP) and the Institute for Productivity in Education (IPE).

The 2017-2018 Honor Roll recognizes public elementary, middle, and high schools that demonstrate consistently high levels of student academic achievement, improvement in achievement over time, and reduction in achievement gaps. For high schools, Honor Roll recognition...