IDEA Academy @ Cottonwood

IDEA is Innovation, Design, Engineering, & Art!


News & Announcements


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN in accordance with California Government Code Section 4217.10-4217.18, that at its regular meeting on June 5, 2018 at 5:00pm, Westside Union School District will consider awarding an Energy Service Contract to PacificWest Energy Solutions, Inc., and will further consider findings that (1) the project is in the best interests of Westside Union School District; and (2) the project's anticipated energy cost savings are greater than the project costs.

A Day in the Life at the IDEA Academy @Cottonwood

Enjoy these photos of a day in the life of our amazing school!

Skill-of-the-Week: Disagreeing Appropriately

Our school practices a social skill-of-the week school wide. Watch the animated video to learn more about this week's skill.
Please go to the Counseling and Support section at the top of the page to learn more about this year's previous skills-of-the-week.

wear college wear every thursday
wear spirit wear every friday
college and career ready - AVID certified school
future ready: engineering lab, makerspace, project lead the way, project based learning, steam electives
technology rich with 1 to 1 student to chromebook ratio in 3rd through 6th grades and 2 to 1 student to iPad ratio in kinder through 2nd grades
character focused with five peer leader groups, kindness certified school, and schoolwide service projects