IDEA Camp RIO at historic Lula Sams in Brownsville exists to provide students with a quality outdoor educational experience that will enhance classroom learning. Students spend their day at Camp RIO outside, exploring the world around them. Through hands-on experiences, students...
WESLACO, Texas - IDEA Public Schools co-founder Tom Torkelson has resigned as the charter’s CEO and will be replaced by the other co-founder, JoAnn Gama. Al Lopez, IDEA’s board chair made the announcement in a letter to IDEA team members...
ALTON, RGV - The former dean of engineering at UT-Pan American has given his blessing to FIRST RGV’s robotics program. Miguel Gonzalez served as a judge at an event at Alton Memorial, Jr., High School on Saturday. The work requirement...
WESLACO, RGV - Valley Metro has received a brightly colored bus for routes 61 and 62 in Rio Grande City thanks to sponsorship by IDEA Public Schools. Routes 61 and 62 run east and west along Business 83, taking the...
Hello there, IDEA team and family. JoAnn Gama here, coming to you from IDEA Edinburg, the campus my 4th and 8th grader both attend. As schools across the country, including all of IDEA Public Schools campuses, proceed with re-opening plans...
EDINBURG, Texas - Vanguard Academy has welcomed the Museum of South Texas History as its latest partner under the GEAR UP program.    Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) is a federal grant program administered by...
PHARR, Texas - The community partners of Vanguard Academy Charter School and its GEAR UP program have spoken about their pleasure in participating in the initiative. Among the partners are the Rio Grande Valley Literacy Center and NAFT Federal Credit...
LA JOYA, Texas - La Joya ISD is fitting more school buses with wifi so that students living in colonias and rural parts of the district can sit alongside the buses and do their homework. Currently, LJISD has 27 buses...
As part of our commitment to offer our scholars a rigorous, world-class education, five IDEA campuses offer a two-year International Baccalaureate program designed to prepare students in college and beyond.  The IB World Schools at IDEA include Donna, Frontier, McAllen,...
WESLACO, RGV - A total of 100 DACA students in the RGV will receive full scholarships to IDEA-U as a part of Southern New Hampshire University’s initiative to educate 1,000 DACA students over the next five years. IDEA hosted an...

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