Welcome to IDEA Southern Louisiana
Apply Now for the 2019-2020 school year
Our tuition-free public schools are open to all students. We will grow to 9 schools in 2020, serving students in Baton Rouge and New Orleans.
We have a total of 1,600 students between our academy and college prep campuses in grades K through 5 & 6 - 7. We will grow to serve grades K-12 when fully scaled.
Since IDEA's first graduating class in 2007, 100% of our seniors have been accepted to colleges and universities nationwide.
Through small learning groups and daily access to technology, every student learns at the level and speed just right for them.
Our teachers bring subject matter expertise and an unwavering commitment to set each student on a path to success.
Our school is family. Parents, teachers, and administrators work as a team to help each student reach their full potential.
Work at IDEA
We are a looking for hard-working, talented individuals to help make college a reality for all children in Southern Louisiana. From the classroom to transportation and everything in between – your work will directly deliver on IDEA’s mission.
View open positions in our East Baton Rouge and New Orleans schools.