Network Updates

Coronavirus Updates

3.2.21 Announcement | IDEA Public Schools will keep current safety protocols. Read more here

6.3.20 Announcement | The online application for Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT)
is now open until June 30, 2020. P-EBT is a one-time benefit for families
issued through an EBT card (like a debit card). Families may receive up to $285
per eligible child. To access the application link, please visit


Network News

You May be Eligible to Receive Benefits to Buy Food

The online application for the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) is now open.

Download the detailed P-EBT letter.

Frequently Asked Questions for Texas

Frequently asked questions about Coronavirus impacts in Texas

Click Here To View Texas Parent FAQ


Frequently Asked Questions for Louisiana

Frequently asked questions about Coronavirus impacts in Southern Louisiana

Click Here To View Southern Louisiana Parent FAQ

As school districts across the nation face unprecedented closures in light of the COVID-19, IDEA Public Schools remains committed to continuing to serve our families with a quality college-bound education and the resources they need to remain safe, healthy and successful.

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As student instruction continues online via distance learning for all students in grades Pre-K through 12 across the district, cafeteria workers and Child Nutrition Program (CNP) staff are working hard to prepare nutritious breakfast and lunch options for curbside pickup across the district.

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Contact IDEA’s Student and Family Support Line for social and emotional resources at 1-855-906-0144.


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