On Wednesday, February 7, 2018, Imagine International Academy of North Texas hosted a National Signing Day event for Isabella Colandrea, Class of 2018. Isabella signed a letter of intent to play women’s soccer at the United States Air Force Academy.

In attendance were Mr. George Fuller, Mayor of McKinney, and Ms. Gabriella Pate from the office of Congressman Sam Johnson, 3rd District of
Texas, along with Bella’s coaches, family, friends, and classmates.

Imagine International Academy of North Texas is in its 6th year and the Class of 2018 it the third graduating class. The school offers the
academically rigorous and challenging International Baccalaureate program in Grades K-12. Please see below for more information about the school.

This is the school’s first time participating in National Signing Day.

About Imagine International Academy of North Texas Founded in 2012, Imagine International Academy of North Texas is one of less than ten schools in the United States offering the internationally-recognized college preparatory continuum of all three International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes (Primary Years Programme for grades K-5, Middle Years Programme for grades 6-10, and the Diploma Programme for grades 11-12) within a single setting at no cost to families.

From the Class of 2016 (22 students), Class of 2017 (35 students), and the current Class of 2018 (33 students), 22 students have been accepted at some of the top 25 national universities, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report for 2018, as well as area universities, including Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Pennsylvania, Johns Hopkins University, Brown University, Rice University, University of Notre Dame, Emory University, University of California - Berkeley, University of California - Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Carnegie Mellon University, University of Texas at Austin, and Texas A&M University, among many others.

Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its three academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), or the Diploma Programme (and in addition the IB Career-related Certificate). For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit www.ibo.org.

The Imagine International Academy of North Texas is a public, tuition-free charter school in McKinney, Texas, offering an academically rigorous college preparatory curriculum and the IB program for students in grades K-12. For more information, visit www.imaginenorthtexas.org.