IDEA Bridge

Proudly serving the students and families of Baton Rouge.

Who we are

IDEA Bridge sets high expectations for every student and goes the extra mile to make sure every student realizes their own potential. Personalized learning, critical thinking skills, mastery of core subjects is our recipe for success.

  • 2018 Year Founded
  • 1290 Students Currently Enrolled
  • K – 11 23-24 Grade Levels

Our Campus

IDEA Bridge is located at:

1500 N Airway Drive Baton Rouge, LA 70815

1500 N Airway Drive
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70815
(225) 963-5910

Public Custodian of Records

For all student records requests, please contact the appropriate SIS Coordinator or Registrar listed below under Campus Leaders.

For public custodial records requests, please contact:

Leslie Spencer
(225) 276-0877

IDEA's Special Education Program

The Special Programs team provides resources, training, and support for all campuses that service students who are English Language Learners (ELL) and/or receive 504, Homebound, Dyslexia, or Special Education services. Additionally, we provide resources, training, and support for the Response to Intervention (RtI) process and for campuses that service students who receive a specialized remedial curriculum for additional academic support.

Special Programs at IDEA

Campus Leaders

Dhiyaa-ud-Deen Abdullah

Principal, IDEA Bridge Academy

(225) 963-5910

Dhiyaa-ud-Deen Abdullah is a native of Raceland, Louisiana. Mr. Abdullah holds a bachelor’s degree in Sociology and a master’s degree in Public Administration from Southern University & A&M College.

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Richard Vance

Principal, IDEA Bridge College Prep

(225) 963-5910

Kilrain Popleon

Assistant Principal of Operations, IDEA Bridge

(225) 963-5910

Barbara Young

SIS Coordinator, Student Records Requests for K-5th


Eugena Williams

Registrar, Student Records Requests for 6th-11th