Non-Traditional Hands-on Learning Opportunities
Competitive academic, sports and extracurriculars
Students can earn up to 17 high school credits
Always learning & keeping up with the latest in education

Free Bus Transportation

Students come from three Rio Grande Valley Counties: 

Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy

Area of 3,643 miles

Hidalgo Edinburg Mercedes Willacy Cameron San Benito Olmito
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510 S. Sugar Rd., Edinburg, TX 78539

(956) 383-1684

900 Med High Dr., Mercedes, TX 78570

(956) 565-4620

151 S. Helen Moore Rd., San Benito, TX 78586

(956) 399-4358

724 S. Sugar Rd., Edinburg, TX 78539

(956) 381-5522

10650 North Expressway 77/83, Olmito, TX 78575

(956) 214-6100

700 Med High Dr., Mercedes, TX 78570

(956) 565-2237

Preparatory Academy at a Glance

Best Middle School in Texas 

TEA Accountability Rating 

Champs in competitive sports 

available high school credits can be earned 

Garza Elected to State Association Board

The Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Board of Directors has elected Sylvia Sánchez Garza of South Texas ISD to an interim position on the TASB Board, representing TASB Region 1, Position B.

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The love of chemistry lands Science Academy senior a seat at National Chemistry Olympiad Competition

For the third straight year, David Chi of Mercedes, will compete at the National Chemistry Olympiad Competition, in hopes of coming in the Top 20 to earn his seat to the well-sought after Study Camp, and perhaps also being one of the top four students in the U.S. to represent his country at the International Competition this summer.

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Students feast on new flavors through the Culinary Arts Program + Club

Students at World Scholars not only benefit from culinary arts classes offered through the Hospitality and Tourism division of the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme, but also have another opportunity to step into the kitchen and prepare meals through the Culinary Arts Club.

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