Texas Runoff Election Voting Information

Election season is here! This month, Texans’ ballots will be packed with runoff elections for important leadership positions throughout various levels of government. We want to make sure that all IDEA parents, staff members, and students ages 18 and over exercise their right to vote. Here are some important details for voting in the Texas […]

IDEA Public Schools to Provide Technology to All Students 

IDEA Public Schools to Provide Technology to All Students    Texas/Louisiana (June 29, 2020) – As schools continue to evolve to meet the challenges created by COVID-19, IDEA Public Schools is strengthening its commitment to support students on the path to and through college by providing personal technology devices, including computers or tablets,  to all scholars enrolled at IDEA.   By providing each […]

Preparing for Back to School: Meal Applications Now Available for Students at New IDEA Campuses

The 2020-2021 school year is quickly approaching and parents of students who are attending new IDEA campuses are encouraged to complete the free and reduced-price meals (FARM) application as soon as possible.  Students attending the following schools will need to fill out an application for free-and-reduced-lunch:  IDEA Sports Park  IDEA Harlingen  IDEA Palmview  IDEA Hidden […]

A Message from JoAnn Gama on the Supreme Court DACA Program Decision

IDEA Public Schools applauds the Supreme Court’s decision that the ending of the Delayed Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was unlawful. Since 2012, the DACA program has allowed over half a million young people, including many of our students, alumni, and Team & Family members, to continue to pursue lives of choice and opportunity […]

How to Avoid the “Summer Slide”

The school year may be over, but the IDEA Team & Family knows that learning never ends. We encourage all IDEA scholars to remain scholastically sharp by engaging in summer reading. Not only is it fun, but data shows that students who read during summer vacation are more likely to score higher on tests once school resumes. […]

IDEA Public Schools | How to Register to Vote and Why It Matters

An important voter registration deadline in Texas is approaching, and we want to make sure that all IDEA parents, staff members, and students over the age of 18 exercise their power as citizens by voting. Registering to vote and becoming a voter is an important way to get involved in the community. Registering to vote […]

IDEA Public Schools Announces Expansion to the Coastal Bend Region 

Media Contact: Jennifer Flores Communications Manager P:210-551-9253 E: Jennifer.Flores2@ideapublicschools.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     IDEA Public Schools Announces Expansion to the Coastal Bend Region IDEA Coastal Bend Will Open in Corpus Christi in 2022   Corpus Christi, TX (May 29, 2020) –  IDEA Public Schools (IDEA) recently announced its planned expansion to the Corpus Christi, TX area. Earlier this month, the IDEA Board of Directors granted approval for IDEA Public Schools to […]