IDEA Alumni Spotlight – Amber Montiel

Amber Montiel has been living her dream working as an engineer for Boeing. Her story begins in a small border town in South Texas. BORN IN DONNA, TEXAS, Montiel was raised by her grandparents. Her grandfather worked as a truck driver and her grandmother was a homemaker. Even as a young girl, Montiel says she […]

Campus Spotlight: IDEA Oscar Dunn

IDEA Oscar Dunn Mascot Royals

Few people know that the first African American Lieutenant Governor in the United States was born in Louisiana nearly 200 years ago. That’s one of the reasons a number of educators worked together to name the first New Orleans campus of IDEA Public Schools after Oscar Dunn, a significant, yet overlooked political figure. They wanted […]

AP for All at IDEA Public Schools

The cornerstone of IDEA’s high school program is an ambitious AP for All strategy aimed at ensuring that students are prepared to go to and through college. Advanced Placement courses not only provide opportunities for our students to earn valuable college credit, but they provide students to tackle college-level work that is both challenging and […]

Re-Registration FAQ’s 2019-2020  

We look forward to having our scholars return to IDEA Public Schools for the 2020-2021 school year! To guarantee your scholar’s spot, you will need to re-register your child through STREAM by January 31, 2020.  Please read the information below for frequently asked questions about the re-registration process.        I already created a STREAM account. Do I need […]

It’s Time to Re-Register for the 2020 – 21 School Year! 

Hello, IDEA Team & Family!    We hope your child has had an amazing year so far at IDEA Public Schools!  With only a few months left in the 2019-20 school year, it’s time for our annual re-registration process.  We look forward to having our scholars return next year. To guarantee your scholar’s spot, you will […]