ELF Academy

The 21st Century Early Learning Foundations Academy is a collaboration between the Weslaco Independent School District and the Hidalgo County Head Starts, Teaching and Mentoring Communities Migrant Seasonal Head Start as well as local Daycares. The school district sends a certified school teacher to the various lo­cations to work with 3 and 4 year olds. The district's objective is to prepare all students academi­cally for public school education. Weslaco I.S.D. currently has 9 teachers serving 320 students in the various sites.

Participating Head Starts

Weslaco Head Start 1

310 North Kanas
Weslaco, Tx- 78596
Manager: Natalia Salas
Teachers: Alma Marines, Janae Cardenas

Weslaco Head Start 111

6 1/2 W. Expressway 83
Weslaco, Texas 78596
Manager: Nelda Sanchez
Teachers: Susana Gonzalez, Olivia Hernandez, Denise Camargo

La Estancia Head Start

3601 East Mile 8 North
Weslaco, Texas 78596
(956) 514-5492
Manager: Olga Rubio
Teacher: Celinda Musanje

La Herencia Head Start

R.R. 3 Box 3059
Mercedes, Texas 78570
(956) 514-4828
Manager: Olga Rubio
Teachers: Olga Rubio, Nalley Mandujano, Olivia Hernandez

Participating Daycares

Kids 'R' Kids

709 S. Pleasant View Dr.
Weslaco, Texas 78599
(956) 968-1988
Owner: Maria Medellin
Teacher: Jennifer Calvo

Children's Depot #2

1800 N. Texas Blvd.
Weslaco, Texas 78599
(956) 968-2322
Owner: Melinda Vasquez
Teacher: Doraly Hernandez

Kidz Kingdom Play & Learning Center

723 N. Padre Ave.
Weslaco, Texas 78596
(956) 647-5262
Owner: Mirta Trejo
Teacher: Doraly Hernandez

Participating TMC Center

Teaching and Mentoring Communities Migrant Seasonal Head Start

2711 S. Bridge Ave.
Weslaco, Texas 78596
(956) 969-3066
Manager: Julissa Ramirez
Teachers: Jennifer Calvo

Early Learning Academy Foundation Office
S.F. Austin Complex
400 South Oklahoma
Portable #10
(956) 969-6620
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Principal: Mrs. Janie Pena
Secretary: Mr. Louie Fernandez
Data Entry Clerk: Mrs. Nidia Regalado
Dr. Priscilla Canales, Superintendent of Schools

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