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Schools in the RGV :: 2015-2016 Guide to Childcare, Preschools, and Schools

Guide to Childcare, Preschools & Schools in the Rio Grande Valley :: RGV Moms BlogLooking for schools in the RGV? Rio Grande Valley Moms Blog, a premier source of information for South Texas RGV moms, is thrilled to announce the launch of an in-depth guide to local childcare, preschools, and schools in the RGV in cities across the southern tip of Texas. This guide on RGV Moms Blog will serve as a resource for parents seeking a childcare facility or school for their children. Our site is quickly becoming the go-to site for all things parent and kids in and around the RGV.

The following list includes a list of preschools and schools across the RGV.  All of them are currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year.  When making decisions about your child’s education and care, it is important to explore available options and be informed. We hope this helps you in your search!

If you are interested in being included in this guide to schools in the RGV or including more information for an existing listing, please contact us at [email protected] for more information.

 Schools in the RGV

IDEA Public Schools (28 schools in cities across the RGV)

IDEA Public Schools



Registration Deadline of April 10

IDEA has multiple locations in the Rio Grande Valley and offers transportation. Check out the locations here.

IDEA Public Schools is a nationally-recognized charter school network with 28 schools in the Rio Grande Valley. IDEA’s mission is College For All Children. With a track record of success including high schools ranked in the top 1% nationwide by US News & World Report, 100% college acceptance, and a college graduation rate five times the national average for low-income students, IDEA families, students, and staff proving that college is possible for all children.


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St. Alban’s Episcopal Church and Day School
1417 East Austin
Harlingen, Texas 78550
(956) 428-2326

The unique role of St. Alban’s Episcopal School is to prepare students in the context of a Christian community of love and concern, to achieve academically, to develop moral values, and to interact in a socially acceptable manner. St. Alban’s School has a responsibility to this community to provide properly trained and experienced teachers and staff who demonstrate genuine love and respect for children and who are flexible in using a variety of materials and methods in meeting the individual needs of those children.


Parents and students at St. Alban’s Day School are committed to learning at the highest level.  They have a desire and ability to undertake challenging curriculum, perform with distinction at the secondary level, and strive to be productive citizens within the school and the world at large.

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Generations Academy

Generations Academy :: RGV Moms BlogWebsite
1801 W. Trenton Road
(Near Bicentennial Boulevard)
McAllen, TX 78504
(956) 682-4824

Early Registration begins February 2nd
Registration period: February 2nd- May 29th

18 months – 2.5 years – 3K – 4K
Extended hours available

o Abeka Curriculum Incorporated (Faith Based).

o Preschool Library With Over 1000 Books.

o Music and Art Appreciation Classes.

o Classroom Cameras Available for Parental Login.

o Small Classroom Ratios

o Lessons plans/newsletters are posted on Edmodo, to allow parents to be informed in their child’s education.


RGV Schools and Preschools


Horizon Montessori Schools
221 North Main Street
South Texas Educational Technologies, Inc.

Lynn Flowers Preschool
104 South 12th Street
PK2 – PK4

Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic School
611 Dunlap Ave
Mission, Texas
Montessori (PK3-K)
Traditional (1st – 8th)
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Covenent Christian Academy
4201 North Ware Road
PK2 – 8th Grade
8:00am – 3:30pm
extended hours available

Framboyant Learning Center     (Bilingual School)
2525 Buddy Owens
18 months – 5 years
8:45am – 3:00pm
extended hours available

First United Methodist Church Day School
4200 North McColl Road
12 months – 4 years
9:30am – 1:30pm
Aftercare available

Our Lady of Sorrows School     (Montessori)
1100 Gumwood
PK3 – 8th grade
7:45am – 3:00pm
extended hours available

South Texas Christian Academy
7001 N Ware Rd
6817 N Ware (High School)
Phone:  (956)682-1117
Fax:  (956)682-7398

St. John’s Episcopal Day School
2500 North 10th Street
PK2 – 6th grade
8:00am – 3:20pm
extended hours available

St. Paul Lutheran School
300 Pecan Blvd.
Pk4 – 8th grade
8:00am – 3:45pm
extended hours available
Childcare 12 months – 4 years

Loving Angels Child Development Center
3615 N. Ware Rd.

St. Mark UMC Preschool
6 weeks – 12 years old
7:15am – 6:00pm



ABC Educare Child Development and Learning Center

The Discovery School
1711 W. Alberta
(956) 381-1117
18 months – 12 years
Toddler, Primary, Lower Elementary, Upper Elementary

De Praga Montessori Preschool
2029 Jackson Creek
PK2 – 1st Grade
8:30am – 3:00pm
extended hours available

Harvest Christian Academy
1000 Las Alamedas

St. Joseph’s Catholic School
119 W. Fay Street
(956) 383 – 3957
PK3 – 8th Grade
Extended hours available
Registration opens February 24th

Imagine Child Development Center and Daycare
6:30 am to 8:00 Pm, Saturday and part time services


Enchanted Hearts Academy
(956) 545-0458

Brownsville Montessori Academy
(956) 548-1952

Noah’s Ark Preschool
(956) 504-2998

Maria’s Montessori School
(956) 541-2269



Wesley Preparatory School
1406 East Austin Avenue
(956) 428-3868

St. Paul Lutheran Academy – Great Beginnings
(956) 425-6330

Journey Preschool
(956) 412-0411

Calvary Preschool & Daycare
(956) 425-1425

Grace Christian Academy
801 E Harrison at the Church of Christ
(956) 893-2274
K-6 on Mondays and Thursdays for homeschoolers
2-day a week tutorial for homeschoolers


Kidz Kingdom
(956) 647-5262

Zoey’s Clubhouse Learning Center

Tots University Early Learning Center
(956) 447-9900

Mid Valley Christian School


RGV Educare
(956) 318-3202

The Kids Academy of the RGV


Kidz Crusade
2407 Brock, Ste. 18

Agape Christian School 
18 months to 6th grade


Monte Cristo Learning Center
(956) 262-5240

Amazing Kids Academy


Little Lions Learning Center
136 W. Oleander Ave.
(956) 797-5466

Listing of schools in the RGV in the Childcare, Preschool & School Guide includes free listings or a paid, advertising opportunity. If you are interested in being included in this guide or including more information for an existing listing, please contact us at [email protected] for more information.

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5 Responses to Schools in the RGV :: 2015-2016 Guide to Childcare, Preschools, and Schools

  1. Kelli February 10, 2015 at 11:51 am #

    You have St. Mark UMC Preschool (956)686-2650 listed as being in Harlingen. it is actually located in McAllen

  2. Bmcantu February 26, 2015 at 10:08 pm #

    There is also Harvest Christian Academy in Edinburg.

  3. shirley santeliz February 27, 2015 at 5:27 pm #

    I recomend south texas christian academy, the offers pre kinder to 12 the grade. the music have band, choral and string. some of the program use to enrich our currículumm are acelered math and reading, my acces writing etc. Check the web side. http://www.stca. ws


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