EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – IDEA Public Schools released its rating as reported by the Texas Education Agency A-F Accountability Ratings. IDEA says 109 schools in the district in Texas or 95% of schools–received an A or B rating, with 31 schools receiving 100% of eligible distinctions.  

TEA Accountability Ratings also gave IDEA schools a distinction for post-secondary readiness as a district, which is a first for IDEA. The El Paso campuses include:

  • IDEA Horizon Vista College Preparatory 
  • IDEA Mesa Hills College Preparatory 
  • IDEA Mesquite Hills College Preparatory 
  • IDEA Rio Vista College Preparatory 

​IDEA El Paso schools receiving an A and B rating include: 

  • IDEA Edgemere College Preparatory – A
  • IDEA Edgemere Academy – A
  • IDEA Horizon Vista College Preparatory – A
  • IDEA Mesa Hills College Preparatory – A
  • IDEA Mesquite Hills College Preparatory – A
  • IDEA Rio Vista Academy – B
  • IDEA Rio Vista College Preparatory – A

Other highlights from the district include:  

  • Seventy IDEA schools—or 58% of our schools in Texas—received an A letter grade  
  • Forty IDEA schools—or 33% of our schools in Texas—received a B letter grade 
  • Thirty-one IDEA schools—or 27% of our schools in Texas—met all applicable distinctions 
  • 100% of schools in our Permian Basin, San Antonio, and Tarrant County regions received an A or B letter grade 
  • 94% of the Class of 2021 graduated college and career ready 
  • 76% of students met AP/IB criterion score in any subject 
  • IDEA Frontier Academy received a near-perfect (99) A-rating 

For more information on IDEA Public Schools, visit http://www.ideapublicschools.org/

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