• October 29, 2020

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IDEA Public Schools celebrate National School Lunch Week

This week, IDEA Public Schools will celebrate National School Lunch Week to promote and highlight the healthy food available daily to children at all IDEA campuses.  “School lunches offer students fruits and vegetables, whole grains and milk, and meet federal nutrition standards limiting fat, calories and sodium,” says Fernando Aguilar, Managing Director of the Child […]Read More

El Paso area IDEA Public Schools to begin the 2020–21

On Monday, IDEA Public Schools in El Paso will welcome thousands of students for the 2020–21 school year virtually. This decision takes into the account the recent opinion by the State Attorney General and the guidance provided by our partners at the Texas Education Agency.   “As we prepare for a new year of success and achievements, we recognize that it will be […]Read More

IDEA Public Schools to provide technology to all students

IDEA Public Schools officials announced Monday their program providing personal technology devices, including computers or tablets, to all scholars enrolled at IDEA this year. “Every IDEA scholar will be better prepared for college through the integration of one-to-one technology across our academic programs,” says Dolores Gonzalez, Chief Program Officer for IDEA Public Schools. By providing each scholar with a […]Read More

IDEA Public Schools announce Start Strong 2020 Plan; Classes begin

Wednesday afternoon, officials with IDEA Public Schools announced their Start Strong 2020 Plan, the district’s guidelines for the 2020-2021 school year. After receiving an updates from the Texas Education Agency and receiving input from over 4,000 of its parents, IDEA officials announced that IDEA El Paso’s first day of school will be August 3 to […]Read More

IDEA Public Schools serves One Million Meals to families across

In efforts to help the community during the COVID-19 pandemic, IDEA Public Schools has been offering free curbside meals at all of their campuses throughout Texas and Louisiana. As of Friday, IDEA Public Schools has served one million meals since March 19 to children throughout communities in the following areas: Rio Grande Valley, San Antonio, Austin, El […]Read More

Op-Ed: Here’s an IDEA – Do the Smell Test First

The citizens of El Paso are surviving veterans of the Lorenzo Garcia reign of errors in EPISD. Shady testing schemes, leadership by intimidation, staff being reassigned or removed merely for asking questions, multiple interim leaders, and a complete take over by the State of Texas. Not our finest hour for sure as a city, or […]Read More

Op-Ed: An Open Letter to SISD -“Why Are They Mad

Dear Socorro District, As a proud graduate of Socorro High School and Native of Socorro, I have always had a soft spot in my heart for you. I’ve always rooted for the district when my beloved Bulldogs are not playing against them in football or baseball. I have always bragged about being a graduate of […]Read More

IDEA Public Schools Announces El Paso School Locations

IDEA Public Schools recently announced the locations of its schools in El Paso. The campuses will add a grade level until they serve Pre-K through 12th grade in 2024. IDEA Edgemere Academy and College Prep will be located on Edgemere Boulevard, and IDEA Rio Vista Academy and College Prep will be located in Socorro off […]Read More