BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Wednesday was IDEA Bridge Academy and College Preparatory’s first day of the 2022-2023 school year.

School officials said IDEA Bridge College Preparatory will be adding the 10th grade level to continue to serve students. The campus will grow to hold grades K-12. In addition, the school was able to add a softball team.

“We are excited to welcome our students back for another great school year,” said Disha Jain, Interim Executive Director for IDEA Southern Louisiana. “We are looking forward to adding a 10th grade level to serve students on their path of going to and through college.”

The school said throughout the year it will continue to perform under safety precautions such as hand sanitation before entering buildings and throughout the day, cleaning touched surfaces often, and requesting that families report COVID-19 symptoms and/or test results before coming to school.

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