IDEA South Flores ribbon cutting on September 27, 2013 with David Robinson, Mayor Julian Castro, and Tom Torkelson

IDEA Public Schools has announced the schedule for the September 27, 2013 ribbon cutting ceremony for IDEA South Flores.

9:00 a.m. Welcome from IDEA South Flores students, IDEA South Flores Academy Principal Angie Arismendi, and IDEA South Flores College Prep Principal Constantine Polites

9:05 a.m. Video message from David Robinson

9:10 a.m. IDEA South Flores student remarks

9:13 a.m. Message from IDEA founder Tom Torkelson

9:18 a.m. Message from Mayor Julián Castro

9:25 a.m. Ribbon cutting

9:30 a.m. Closing remarks

The campus is located at 6919 South Flores Street, San Antonio, Texas 78221 (map). If you want to stay after the ribbon cutting ceremony for a campus tour, please RSVP to

Lori Stromberg, who blogs at My Six Ring Circus, recently wrote a guest post, “Why we chose IDEA Public Schools for our son”. Among the reasons why she chose IDEA South Flores: “[W]e want to plan now for their future, this includes attending and graduating from a college of their choice.”

David Robinson visiting IDEA South Flores |San Antonio Charter Moms

David Robinson visiting IDEA South Flores on September 17, 2013 (Source: IDEA Public Schools Facebook page)

This earlier post has campus photos from just before school started. This earlier post has photos of David Robinson helping IDEA Carver students pick out Spurs gear during the NBA playoffs.

IDEA South Flores ribbon cutting invitation 1 | San Antonio Charter Moms

IDEA South Flores ribbon cutting invitation 2 | San Antonio Charter Moms

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IDEA South Flores ribbon cutting September 27 2013 |San Antonio Charter Moms

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