IDEA Rio Grande City

Proudly serving the students and families of Rio Grande City.

Who we are

IDEA Rio Grande City sets high expectations for every student and goes the extra mile to make sure every student realizes their own potential. Personalized learning, critical thinking skills, mastery of core subjects is our recipe for success.

  • 2017 Year Founded
  • 1433 Students Currently Enrolled
  • K – 12 23-24 Grade Levels

Our Campus

IDEA Rio Grande City is located at:

IDEA Rio Grande City, 2803 West Monarch Ln., Rio Grande City, TX 78582

2803 West Monarch Lane
Rio Grande City, Texas 78582
(956) 263-4900


Campus Leaders

Melissa Gomez

Principal, IDEA Rio Grande City Academy

Karmen Alaniz

Principal, IDEA Rio Grande City College Preparatory

Karmen Alaniz, a Starr County native, is the Principal of IDEA Rio Grande City College Prep.​

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Adulfonso Garcia

Assistant Principal of Operations, IDEA Rio Grande City

IDEA’s Lottery is only two weeks away! Don’t forget to submit your scholar’s application for the 2023-24 academic school year before February 18. Follow the link below to learn more about our application.