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    Operation College Bound is a project funded by the United States Department of Education and operated from the Region One Education Service Center (ESC) in Edinburg, Texas. Referred to as the Educational Opportunity Center (EOC), the project began in the 2016-2017 school year and ends August 2021. Partner organizations include: Edinburg CISD, the Region One ESC Adult Education Department and the Office of College, Career, and Life Readiness, the South Texas College (STC), the University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV), Doctor's Hospital at Renaissance (DHR), Texas Instruments (TI), and the College Board.  The EOC will assist participants in gaining the skills necessary for pursuing post-secondary success in Hidalgo and Starr Counties.  
    Goal: To create an effective college and career educational culture that enhances learning and performance, partucularly for at-risk, low-income, English Learners and students with disabilities, so they excel and succeed in postsecondary education and/or a career. 


    Email Registration Forms to:  

    Region One EOC Flyer (English)

    Region One EOC Flyer (Spanish) 



  • Rosario Franco, Specialist
    Operation College Bound
    Project Director
    (956) 984-6048 
    Jennifer Avelar
    EOC Transition Facilitator
    (956) 984-6082
    Esperanza Rodriguez
    EOC Transition Specialist
    (956) 984-6084
    Complete our application
    and email it to our team!