IDEA San Juan

Home of the best high school in San Juan.

Who we are

IDEA San Juan 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.

  • 2009 Year Founded
  • 1528 Students Currently Enrolled
  • K – 12 23-24 Grade Levels

Our Campus

IDEA San Juan is located at:

IDEA San Juan, 200 N. Nebraska Ave., San Juan, TX 78589

IDEA San Juan Academy
200 N. Nebraska Ave.
San Juan, Texas 78589

IDEA San Juan College Prep
600 E. Sioux Rd.
San Juan, Texas 78589
(956) 702-5150


Campus Leaders

Melissa Finch

Principal, IDEA San Juan Academy

Melissa began teaching in 2006 as a Gear UP Mentor at Brown and Lincoln Middle School McAllen ISD targeting at risk students. In 2011, she began her journey with IDEA teaching ELA Programs K-2.

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Mirelda Canales

Assistant Principal of Operations, IDEA San Juan Academy

Maricela Gaona

Principal, IDEA San Juan College Prep

Gabriel Luna

Assistant Principal of Operations, IDEA San Juan College Prep

IDEA’s Lottery is only two weeks away! Don’t forget to submit your scholar’s application for the 2023-24 academic school year before February 18. Follow the link below to learn more about our application.