Press Release

IDEA Public Schools Celebrates Opening of New Campus with Ribbon Cutting

Kyle, Texas (September 20, 2018) – Today,  IDEA Public Schools Austin will celebrate the opening of its newest campus, IDEA Kyle Academy and College Prep, with a ribbon cutting ceremony. IDEA Kyle is one of two new campuses that opened its doors in the Austin area this past August.

IDEA Kyle currently serves students in K through 2nd and 6th grade. The Academy and College Prep schools are led by Principals Ester Polanco and Jorge Chipres, respectively. Polanco and Chipres both understand the importance of a college education and are confident they can help ensure more students are prepared to succeed in college and life.

WHO:   Jorge Chipres, IDEA Kyle College Prep Principal

              Travis Mitchell, Mayor of Kyle

              Don Salcedo, 6th grade student, IDEA Kyle



WHAT:   IDEA leadership and staff to gather with local supporters and community leaders at the campus ribbon cutting. Attendees will also participate in a campus tour.

WHEN:            Thursday, September 20

                        10:00 – 11:00 AM


WHERE:     640 Philomena Dr. Kyle, Texas 78640

To attend the event or learn more about IDEA Public Schools, contact Jennifer Flores at, or 210-551-9253.


About IDEA Public Schools

IDEA Public Schools is a family of 79 tuition-free public schools that serve more than 45,000 students across four Texas regions and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. IDEA believes a quality K – 12 public education is the key to success in college and life. For the past 18 years, IDEA has been committed to seeing each child to and through college and goes the extra mile to make sure every student realizes their own potential.