Our Commitment to Safety

IDEA Team & Family,   This week marks the one-year anniversary of the tragedy in Uvalde, Texas, a community I worked in for many years and continue to cherish. As we are painfully all too aware, the tragedy in Uvalde is one of many mass shootings that have shaken communities across the nation, many of which […]

Tips to Stay Safe and Healthy During the Thanksgiving Break

As we prepare for the Thanksgiving Break and remember all the many things we have to be grateful for, we are most thankful for our Team & Family. From our students who show up every day ready to learn to our dedicated teachers who make learning magical, we say, “We are thankful for you!” Whether […]

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

October is National Bullying Prevention Month, a time to increase awareness and education around bullying. In 2006, National Bullying Prevention Month was founded to help prevent childhood bullying and promote kindness, acceptance and inclusion. This month-long event serves to help prevent childhood bullying and promote kindness, acceptance and inclusion.  At IDEA Public Schools, we want […]

IDEA Public Schools Celebrates National School Bus Safety Week

Held during the third full week of October each year, National School Bus Safety Week serves as an important opportunity to highlight and address the importance of school bus safety. This year, National School Bus Safety Week is recognized October 17-21 and the theme is “1 Bus + 1 Driver = A Big Impact on […]

Practice Good Health and Safety Habits this Fall

Team & Family, with the long weekend ahead, be sure to practice good health and safety habits if you are traveling or gathering with friends and family!   Make an appointment to get your COVID-19 booster and flu shots if you have not already done so. Did you know that it is safe to get a […]

What you should know about IDEA’s 2022-2023 Fall Family Survey

To support our family’s social-emotional learning and school climate, 3rd -12th-grade students and parents will participate in a school survey this Fall.  The Fall Family Survey will provide valuable insight that supports the well-being of each family. Working together, we will continue to improve and ensure the success of all IDEA students. Continue reading to […]

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

September is Suicide Prevention Month

At IDEA Public Schools, mental health is just as important as physical health. September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, an opportunity for all to have deeper conversations about mental health and warning signs and resources for suicide prevention.   We spoke with two IDEA experts, Joelisse Galarza, Family Engagement Manager for IDEA Tarrant County, and Elizabeth Germain, Regional Student and […]

Have a Fun and Safe Labor Day Weekend! 

IDEA Students having fun

Labor Day is upon us, and we are all excited about having an extended weekend to relax and refresh! Team & Family, during holidays and times of common travel, it’s important to follow health and safety protocols to protect yourself and others from COVID-19 and other illnesses:   Wash your hands well. Wash with soap […]

IDEA Offers Multi-Layered Campus Safety and Security Program Across Campuses

Hello IDEA Families,  We are incredibly excited to welcome over 83,000 students to IDEA campuses for the 2022-2023 school year. Over the summer, our campus leaders and operations teams have been working hard to prepare for the new school year, and safety is always our main priority. As part of our commitment to safety and […]