IDEA Round Rock Tech is one of IDEA’s newest campuses in the Austin region, proudly serving students on the road to college since 2020.
IDEA Round Rock Tech is located at:
IDEA Round Rock Tech, 3301 Greenlawn Blvd., Round Rock, TX 78664
Sylvia Flores graduated from Southwestern Adventist University with a B.S. in Biology and from The University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley with a master’s degree in educational leadership and her state of Texas principal certification. She is currently pursuing her PhD in School Improvement from Texas State University. Flores started her journey with IDEA in 2015 as a co-teacher at IDEA Weslaco Pike in Weslaco, TX. During her time with IDEA, she has serviced students as an Academy Teacher, Sixth-Grade History Teacher, Eighth-Grade Science Teacher, assistant principal of instruction, Principal in Residence, and now as the proud Principal of IDEA Round Rock Tech Academy.
Flores enjoys reading self-help books, going to Orange Theory Fitness, and spending time with her husband, Mando, and their dog Stormy in her free time. Sylvia welcomes the challenge of serving a large community and participating in such a dynamic and challenging field with the Thunderbird team and family.Continue Reading
Stacia Wegner Comer graduated from The University of Texas with a B.S. in communication studies and from Teacher’s College of Columbia University with a master’s degree in educational leadership and administration. After college, she joined the Teach For America Rio Grande Valley Corps and began teaching ninth-grade English and journalism in La Joya, TX.
Over her past 13 years in education, Stacia has worked at several IDEA campuses, including: IDEA San Juan, IDEA Rundberg, and IDEA Montopolis. During her time at IDEA, Stacia has worked as founding middle school English teacher, founding high school English teacher, grade team leader, academic counselor, and is currently a principal-in-residence. Stacia is excited to launch IDEA Round Rock Tech in her hometown of Austin, TX, and build lasting relationships with staff, students, families, and community partners. In her free time, Stacia enjoys spending time with her husband, Andy, and hiking with her husband and dog, Katniss (named after one of her favorite YA novels).Continue Reading
Aaron Freeman joined IDEA as a Facilities Manager at IDEA Rio Grande City in 2017. He quickly proved himself as a capable leader and a valuable asset within the overall campus operations group, earning him the New Facilities Manager of the Year award for the 2017-2018 school year. In April of 2019 Aaron was asked to assume the role of Interim Assistant Principal of Operations at IDEA Rundberg to help guide the campus through the completion of the 2019/2020 school year.
In July of 2019, after having guided Rundberg through the end of the school year and seeing the arrival of their new permanent Assistant Principal of Operations, Aaron was asked to assume the role of Interim Assistant Principal of Operations at IDEA Parmer Park to help finalize their preparations for the launch of this new campus in the Austin region. At the end of August 2019, after Parmer Park was successfully launched and their new permanent Assistant Principal of Operations had arrived, Aaron was able to transition into the role of founding Assistant Principal of Operations for IDEA Round Rock Tech. Aaron brings with him 25 years of professional experience from a variety of backgrounds, including an extensive career in software and website development, skills which will be integral to the launching success of IDEA Round Rock Tech. Aaron is excited about the impact that this new campus will have on the community, and of the tremendous opportunities that it will create in the lives of the hundreds of students which will be on the road to-and-through college as part of their IDEA journey.Continue Reading