• Region One ESC offers many different purchasing cooperatives to our member school districts and other public entities.

    Information pertaining to awarded bids/proposals are available at the links to the left.

    Region One ESC Bid Opportunities: 

    Region One Education Service Center is seeking bid solicitations for the following:

    • Early Childhood Intervention Professional Therapy Services: Occupational, Physical and Speech Therapy Services, Behavior Services for Children with Autism, and Nutrition Services RFP 19-AGENCY-000043
    • Library and Technology Purchasing Cooperative RFP 19-AGENCY-000044
    • Virtual Library Cooperative RFP 19-AGENCY-000045
    • Region One Purchasing Cooperative: General Merchandise and School Related Supplies RFP 19-AGENCY-000046
    • Region One Purchasing Cooperative: Meal Catering and Services RFP 19-AGENCY-000047
    • Region One Purchasing Cooperative: Professional Consultant Services RFP 19-AGENCY-000048

                             DUE: 3 PM, Wednesday, May 2, 2018

    Region One ESC will be conducting Pre-Bid Conferences for the following bid opportunities at the specified times:

    9:00 AM:

    Library and Technology Purchasing Cooperative RFP 19-AGENCY-000044;

    Virtual Library Cooperative RFP 19-AGENCY-000045;

    11:00 AM:


    ECI Professional Therapy Services RFP 19-AGENCY-000043;

    1:00 PM:

    * ROPC General Merchandise and School Related Supplies RFP 19-AGENCY-000046;

    * ROPC Meal Catering and Services RFP 19-GENCY-000047;

    * ROPC Professional Consultant Services RFP 19-AGENCY-000048

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    Or Telephone:
        Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
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    Coming soon ...

    • Child Nutrition Program -South Texas Cooperative School Nutrition Food Products
    • Child Nutrition Program -South Texas Cooperative Direct to District Warehouse Goods and Supplies for School Nutrition Programs
    • Child Nutrition Program - South Texas Cooperative Dairy and Juice Products (Region 1 area)
    • Region One Education Service Center Grounds Maintenance and Upkeep
    • Region One Education Service Center Janitorial Services
    All bid solicitation documents and requirements, including, but not limited to, terms and conditions, detailed specifications, technical requirements, evaluation method/criteria, award process, method of payment, and a list of cooperative members (if applicable) can be found by accessing the bid solicitation at: www.esc1.net/eBuyOne.  Inquiries should be directed to: eBuyOne@esc1.net
    In order to respond to bid opportunities, you must first create a vendor profile in eBuyOne.
    Once your firm has registered in eBuyOne, enter your login and password information to sign into the system. Once logged in, open formal bids are listed in the Open Bids section of the home page. All formal bid solicitations can be accessed by clicking on Bids, then Open Bids.
    More information about the purchasing department and its cooperatives can be obtained at:
    All submittals must be received no later than the designated date and time and will be publicly opened at that time at Region One Education Service Center, 1900 West Schunior Street, Edinburg, TX 78541.

    The awarding will take place at a public Region One ESC board meeting.  The Region One ESC board of directors reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all solicitation responses as they may appear advantageous and/or provides best value to Region One ESC.

Contact Information

  • Purchasing Department
    Region One ESC
    1900 West Schunior Street
    Edinburg, Texas 78541-2233
    Lori Atwood Ramos
    Purchasing Coordinator
    (956) 984-6123
    Marc David Garcia
    Purchasing Specialist
    (956) 984-6178
    Kristina Carrizales
    Cooperative Purchasing Specialist
    (956) 984-6012
    America Retana
    Purchasing Technician
    (956) 984-6217
    Susie Tijerina
    Purchasing Technician
    (956) 984-6293
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