The 21st Century Early Learning Foundations Academy is a collaboration between the Weslaco Independent School District the Hidalgo County Head Starts and 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. Weslaco I.S.D. currently has 15 teachers serving 560 students at the various sites.