Idea bulb logo

Our Blog

Here’s what’s happening at IDEA.



IDEA Hotline Launched

The IDEA Hotline is now available.

The safety and care of our Team & Family is of utmost importance, and the introduction of the IDEA Hotline will allow us to respond to urgent campus and headquarter issues in a timely manner. This phone number is designated for anonymous tips submissions regarding safety concerns, staff misconduct, or child abuse related to our campuses, headquarters and regional offices. This service is only accessibly by...

National Taco Day: Taco-Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

It's National Taco Day!  As a recent National Healthy Schools Award winner, and part of IDEA’s Healthy Kids Here initiative, we have created a nutritious taco recipe from our latest Healthy Kids Here Cookbook! Bon appétit!

Taco-Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Ingredients:

1 pound ground lean turkey8 ounces low sodium refried beans1 cup canned, no salt added yellow corn, drained1 medium onion, finely dices2 tablespoons taco seasoning4 medium sweet po...

​IDEA Mission Academy designated as National Blue Ribbon School

IDEA Mission Academy has been designated as an Exemplary Achievement Gap Closing Schools National Blue Ribbon School for 2018 by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. 

The coveted National Blue Ribbon Schools award affirms the hard work of educators, families, and communities in creating safe and welcoming schools where students master challenging and engaging content. The Exemplary Achievement Gap Closing Schools are among their state’s highest performing schools in clo...