IDEA University Prep

Proudly serving the students and families of Baton Rouge.

Who we are

IDEA University Prep 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.

  • 2020 Year Founded
  • 699 Students Currently Enrolled
  • K – 8 23-24 Grade Levels

Our Campus

IDEA University Prep is located at:

7701 Plank Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70807

7701 Plank Rd.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70807
(225) 364-9805

Public Custodian of Records

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

Dana Roberts

Principal, IDEA University Prep Academy


Dalanda Tolliver

Principal, IDEA University Prep College Prep


Tania Lovell

Assistant Principal of Operations, IDEA University Prep


Meghin Mcgee

SIS Coordinator, Student Records Requests for K-8th


Don’t forget to submit your scholar’s application for the 2024-25 academic school year in Texas, Ohio, and Florida before February 17. Follow the button to learn more about our application.