IDEA Horizon Vista

Proudly serving the parents, families and students of El Paso, Texas.

IDEA Horizon Vista Storm


IDEA Horizon Vista is one of IDEA’s newest campuses set to foster students on the road to college starting in 2020.


Year Founded


Students Served Aug 2020

Pre-K – 3 & 6 – 7

21-22 Grade Levels


Campus Leaders

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Heather Click-Cuellar

Founding Principal, IDEA Horizon Vista Academy

Heather Click-Cuellar, Ph.D. is currently a Principal in Residence for IDEA El Paso and is proud to continue serving the community of El Paso as the launching principal of IDEA Horizon Vista Academy.

Born to a military family, Dr. Click-Cuellar was raised on Ft. Bliss and in the El Paso region.  During her 20-year tenure in education, she has served as teacher, district curriculum consultant, elementary assistant principal, middle school assistant principal, and coordinator of professional learning services.  Dr. Click-Cuellar also served a term with the Kansas State Department of Education as the State Science Consultant.  She holds a bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, a master’s degree in Instruction, and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Teaching, Learning, and Culture – all from UTEP.  

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Stephen Lopez

Founding Principal,
IDEA Horizon Vista College Prep

Stephen was in born and raised in El Paso, Texas and received a Bachelor of Science in Political Communication with a certificate in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin. He started his teaching career at Miller Jordan Middle School in San Benito, TX where he taught 8th grade Mathematics.

Stephen joined IDEA in 2015 as their AP Microeconomics, Algebra 1, and Communication Applications Teacher. In his third year, he took on the role as an Assistant Principal of Instruction at IDEA Riverview College Prep and helped the campus become an “A” rated school and earn all 7 distinctions.   

Going into his second year as a Principal in Residence, Stephen will become the Founding College Preparatory Principal at IDEA Horizon Vista. He is committed and passionate about working with a group of school leaders to help change the course of students’ lives. Stephen coaches relentlessly to improve academic achievement for students and always lets the data tell the story of what students know or do not know. 

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Gabriela soto

Founding Assistant Principal of Operations, IDEA Horizon Vista


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