This is a 'no fee' cooperative to members, provided their Board approves a resolution and Interlocal agreement which allows members to purchase from awarded bids competitively solicited by the ROPC.  Current awards include:
    • Audio/Visual (Photography) Contract Services 
    • Automotive and Bus Parts, Tires, Tubes, Supplies & Equipment
    • Copy Paper, Envelopes, Tabs, Labels, Binding, Printing - Equipment and Supplies
    • Decor Merchandise & Services
    • Efficiency Services
    • Facility Products, Services and Rentals
    • Fire, Law Enforcement, Public Safety Security - Equipment, Supplies, Systems and Repairs
    • Fire Suppression System and Vent Hood Installation, Training, Parts and Repairs
    • Fire Suppression System and Vent Hood Scheduled Maintenance, Inspection and Cleaning
    • Fundraising Services
    • General Merchandise and School Related Products
    • Grant Evaluator and Other Consultants
    • HVAC Equipment, Supplies, Installation and Repair
    • Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Services
    • Maintenance Department Building Material, Hardware, Supplies, Equipment and Repairs
    • Meal Catering Services
    • Performing Arts - Equipment, Supplies and Repair
    • Professional Consultant Services
    • Promotional Bottled Water
    • Promotional Merchandise and Services
    • Special Needs-Assistive Technology - Equipment, Supplies, & Literacy Materials
    • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) / State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Aligned Assesment Item Bank
    Marc David Garcia, Purchasing Specialist, is available to handle any questions or concerns that arise.
    mdgarcia@esc1.net or 956-984-6178

    Membership requires an Interlocal Agreement and Resolution by your Board.  Click on the link to access this document.  An original copy must be submitted to Region One ESC for the Executive Director's signature.  A copy of the fully executed document will be provided to you for your records.

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 B. Carrizales
    Purchasing Cooperative Specialist
    (956) 984-6012
    Lucio Mendoza
    Purchasing Cooperative Specialist
    (956) 984-6117
    America Retana
    Purchasing Technician
    (956) 984-6217
    Susie Tijerina
    Purchasing Bookkeeper
    (956) 984-6293
Last Modified on April 26, 2019