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Child Nutrition Program

Welcome! Our department leads the way in making IDEA Public Schools one of the healthiest school district in the nation. Comprised of over 300 employees, our campus teams prepare & serve nutritious meals to our students every school day. The programs we offer are under the guidelines and policies set forth by the Texas Department of Agriculture.​​ Please see our resources below.

New Wellness Policy

Here at IDEA, we believe eating well and exercise lead to successful students. We’re proud to be aiming to be the healthiest district in the nation!‪

School Menu (ENG)

Breakfast/Lunch - RGV/CTX

Breakfast/Lunch - El Paso/Tarrant County

Breakfast/Lunch - Baton Rouge/NOLA

Supper - RGV/CTX

Supper - El Paso/Tarrant County

Supper - Baton Rouge/NOLA

Menu Escolar (ESP)

Desayuno/Almuerzo - RGV/CTX

Desayuno/Almuerzo - El Paso/Tarrant County

Cena - RGV/CTX

Cena - El Paso/Tarrant County

Pre-K Menu / Menu Escolar de Pre-K


El Paso/Tarrant County - ENG / ESP

Menu Pricing CEP

CTX-RGV - Download

El Paso - Download

Baton Rouge - Download

Menu Pricing Traditional

CTX-RGV - Download

El Paso - Download

Tarrant County - Download

New Orleans - Download

Special Diet Request Form 


Free and Reduced Lunch Application (FARM)

TX (ENG) - Download

TX (ESP) - Download

LA - Download

Payment Options

SchoolCafe - Online Payment