Welcome to IDEA Schools in Florida

Nationally ranked, tuition-free public schools in Florida.

Our Regions

Tampa Bay

IDEA's Tampa Bay locations:

Jacksonville

IDEA's Jacksonville locations:

4

SCHOOLS

In 2021, Florida will be home to four IDEA schools.

960

STUDENTS

In 2021, we will serve a total of 960 students between our academy and college prep campuses. We will open with grades K-3 & 6, and will grow to serve grades K-12 when fully scaled.

100%

COLLEGE BOUND

Since IDEA’s first graduating class in 2007, 100% of our seniors have been accepted to colleges and universities nationwide.

PERSONALIZED LEARNING

Through small learning groups and daily access to technology, every student learns at the level and speed just right for them. 

Expert Teachers

Our teachers bring subject matter expertise and an unwavering commitment to set each student on a path to success.

FAMILY PARTNERSHIP

Our school is family. Parents, teachers, and administrators work as a team to help each student reach their full potential. 

Apply Now for the 2022-2023 School Year

Work at IDEA

We are a looking for hard-working, talented individuals to help make college a reality for all children in the Tampa Bay region. From the classroom to transportation and everything in between – your work will directly deliver on IDEA’s mission.

Public Custodian of Records

For public custodial records requests, please contact:

Jennifer White
jennifer.white@ideapublicschools.org

IDEA Florida ADOPTED BUDGET

IDEA Florida Budget (2021-2022) – Download

IDEA Florida Board Meetings and agendas