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IDEA CEO & Co-Founder Inducted into National Charter School Hall of Fame

                                                              

What a historic week for IDEA Public Schools!

On June 19, The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools inducted Tom Torkelson, IDEA CEO and Founder, and JoAnn Gama, IDEA Co-Founder, President, and Superintendent, into the 2018 National Charter School Hall of Fame.

The momentous occasion occurred during the two-day National Charter School Conference in Austin, Texas. During the induction ceremony, the room was bursting with IDEA supporters, some of whom also served as conference speak...

IDEA Rescue Buses

Since 4:00 a.m. this morning, the IDEA Child Nutrition Program staff has been preparing 1,500 meals for families across the mid-Rio Grande Valley who have been displaced from their homes due to severe flooding.  IDEA Team & Family members have traveled around on buses, driven by IDEA bus drivers, to help families in need.  Members of the IDEA Transportation Team and Child Nutrition Program have been transporting and feeding more than 75 displaced families in the m...

Inclement Weather Update Regarding Summer School

Wednesday, June 20 2018

At IDEA, the safety of our students and staff is a top priority. We are continuing to closely monitor weather and flooding conditions across our regions this afternoon.

Due to inclement weather, IDEA summer school sessions in the Rio Grande Valley will be canceled on June 21, 2018, with the exception of schools in Brownsville and San Benito. Additionally, camp sessions at Camp Rio are canceled today, and IDEA San A...