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Rembrandt Secondary Students Selected for Prestigious NASA Summer Internships!

Liliana Sanchez, a student from Vanguard Rembrandt Secondary in Pharr, Texas has been selected for the prestigious Student Enhancement in Earth and Space Science (SEES) summer internship to be held at The University of Texas at Austin’s Center for Space Research. Students will work with scientists and engineers to conduct authentic research from data received from NASA’s earth observing satellites as well as designing Mars habitats, Lunar Exploration, and analysis of images from the International Space Station.

Maky Pena, a junior at Vanguard Rembrandt Secondary High School in Pharr Texas has been selected to participate in NASA’s Texas High School Aerospace Scholars (HAS) summer experience.
Nominated by their state legislator, Maky Pena was selected as one of over 800 high school juniors from across Texas to be part of the unique NASA engagement activity.

Vanguard Academy Student GT Projects

Students in grades kinder through twelfth grade worked in their GT projects during the school year and researched a topic based in their interests and hobbies.
Like ever year, their motivation and commitment was definitely present in every project! Our Vanguard students are definitely the best!!! Click this story to access the project videos!!

Vanguard Academy Community Back to School Expo

Vanguard Academy has purchased clear backpacks for all students and will be giving every student a clear backpack and school supplies at the Vanguard Academy Community Back to School Expo August 4th at the Bert Ogden Arena.
More details soon!

Safety Measures and Protocols

Our safety measures and protocols to keep all students, teachers and staff safe are outlined in the flyers below. These flyers were shared this evening in our Community Conversation with over 200 parents.
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Affordable Connectivity Program!

Vanguard Academy Family, the Affordable Connectivity Program is a $30 benefit for internet services available every month for all of all students. Please see the attached flyer and instructions on how to apply. All Vanguard Academy students are eligible since Vanguard Academy is part of the USA community Eligibility Provision. Please contact your Child’s campus on how to obtain the CEP verification document which will be used to upload in your application. If you have any questions please send us an email to [email protected]
Familia de Vanguard Academy, el Programa de Conectividad Accecible es un beneficio de $ 30 para los servicios de Internet disponibles cada mes para todos los estudiantes. Por favor, consulte el folleto adjunto y las instrucciones sobre cómo aplicar. Todos los estudiantes de la Vanguard Academy son elegibles ya que la Vanguard Academy es parte de la provisión de elegibilidad de la CEP. Por favor, póngase en contacto con el campus de su hijo sobre cómo obtener el documento de verificación CEP que se utilizará para cargar en su aplicación. Si tiene alguna pregunta por favor envíenos un correo electrónico a [email protected]
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Summer Hours / Horario de verano

Attention Vanguard Academy Families! Beginning Monday, June 6, Vanguard Academy will be implementing summer hours and closed on Fridays.
¡Atención familias de Vanguard Academy! A partir del lunes 6 de junio, Vanguard Academy implementará el horario de verano y cerrará los viernes.
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Community Conversation Meeting / Reunión de conversación comunitaria

Vanguard Academy families join for a Community Conversation on Thursday at 6pm. Learn more about the Vanguard Academy's safety measures we are putting in place for the 2022-23 school year.
Vanguard Academy familias unase a nosotros para una conversación comunitaria el jueves a las 6 p.m. Obtenga más información sobre las medidas de seguridad de Vanguard Academy que estamos implementando para el año escolar 2022-23.
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Vanguard Academy parent and community meeting on Thursday, June 23 at 6 pm in Pharr.

Vanguard Academy would like to invite you to our parent and community meeting on Thursday, June 23 at 6 pm at the Zeke Martinez building at Rembrandt Secondary.

The focus of the meeting will be to outline for our Vanguard families the steps Vanguard Academy has taken prior to the start of the 22-23 school year to ensure the safety of our children, teachers and staff.

Phase One was upgrading all safety measures. Phase two which took place on Thursday, June 16 was training all Vanguard Academy principals and administrators on Governor Abbott's mandate of the ALERRT Training Program. This training was conducted by the Pharr Police Department. Phase 3 is the ongoing implementation of safety measures at all schools and facilities. Phase 4 is safety training of all teachers and staff prior to the start of the 22-23 school year.


Board of Trustees

Luzelma Canales, PhD - Chair
Alda Benavides, EdD - Vice Chair
Paula Garcia, EdD - Member
Timothy Brown – Secretary/Treasure