Classes begin at 8:00am.  Be on time, and be ready to learn!

A SAFETY REMINDER that students are to be dropped off and picked up on the WEST SIDE of the school.

Parking, drop-offs and pick ups on Jasmine pose a danger to drivers and pedestrians.

Please follow the rules so that everyone gets to school and home safely.  Thank you for your cooperation.  


Please respect this restriction for the safety of members of our student body and staff.


Recognized as an IB School of Distinction in 2017 for Excellence in the Diploma Program Pass Rate since 2003
Ranked #9 in the nation and #4 in the state according to the US News & World Report's 2015 Best High Schools

McAllen ISD has a continuum of IB World Schools offering the Primary Years, Middle Years, and Diploma Programs.
Learn about the schools that are part of the IB at Lamar Academy Vertical Team here.

Recent IB News

  • IB Students Round up Help for Rockport Watch Daniel Molina's short film on this relief visit to Rockport.
    Posted Nov 2, 2017, 2:39 PM by Andrea Gutierrez
  • IB Biology at the Rio Research Roundup Watch: IB Biology Students participate in the Rio Research Roundup
    Posted Nov 2, 2017, 2:39 PM by Andrea Gutierrez
  • MYP Assessment Please click on the file below to learn more about Assessment Procedures in the Middle Years Program for 9th-10th grades.  This presentation will explain the criteria per course and ...
    Posted Sep 20, 2017, 12:14 PM by Marissa Sarabando
  • Lamar and Home Campus Schedules
    Posted Aug 13, 2017, 7:44 AM by Marissa Sarabando
  • IB Information Meeting for New Students The Power Point presented at the meeting can be found in the file below.  Please call Marissa Sarabando at 632-2825 if you have any questions regarding the information or ...
    Posted Apr 26, 2017, 7:21 AM by Marissa Sarabando
  • Early Release Schedule On Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 we will have Early Dismissal. Our last class will end at 12:00. Students may have lunch from 12:00 - 12:30 in the ...
    Posted Feb 20, 2017, 3:02 PM by Marissa Sarabando
  • Marketplace at Lamar Academy Vendor Form Are you interested in selling some of your creations or items at our Marketplace on March 4?If so, please download the form below and submit to Melissa West, event ...
    Posted Feb 2, 2017, 2:09 PM by Marissa Sarabando
  • IB at Lamar Academy Profile Learn more about the International Baccalaureate program at Lamar Academy by reading the most recent profile in the attached file.
    Posted Dec 1, 2016, 1:56 PM by Marissa Sarabando
  • McAllen ISD student studies at NASA Garza 1 of just 24 students nationwide accepted for intern programAaron Garza enjoyed two stints at NASA this past summer as part of the STEM Enhancement and Earth Science ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2016, 3:19 PM by Marissa Sarabando
  • Breakfast & Lunch Menus
    Posted Nov 1, 2017, 10:47 AM by Marissa Sarabando
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The 2017 IB Beefcake Volleyball Champions

Happy Thanksgiving to All!
Classes resume Monday, November 27, 2017 (A day)

IB at Lamar Academy Applications available online in English and Spanish.
Click here for the Middle Years Program (9th grade).
Click here for the Diploma Program (11th grade).

Diploma Program's Creativity, Activity, Service (CAS) requirements (11-12) Presentation here

Middle Years' Program's Assessment Procedures (9-10) Presentation here

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The IB Omicron Class of 2017

Student Video                   
 IB at Lamar              Academy Profile.    Learn more about  the IB Program  here.

IB Examination Schedule for May 2017

 Learn more  about A+moments   with the IB Stu-  dents at Lamar  Academy.

Lamar IB Grads: 

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Diploma Programme Infographic:  Facts & Figures around the World

Get noticed in your College Apps:  Tips from IB for highlighting your IB core requirements

Get to know the requirements for the DP Creativity, Activity, Service program.

IB Pinning Video:   Omicron Class of 2017

Angela's Omicron Video