Our Mission

Meet The Ignite Institute 

Our focus is to provide education and experience in career fields that are in high demand in our community. We are creating a future where industry and education work together to ensure that students have the skills and creativity to succeed in our fast-paced, technology-driven society. Through project-based learning, students will have authentic, real-world experiences that will prepare them for the jobs of the future. Scholars will have access to over 20 dual credit courses through a partnership with local universities that will allow them to graduate from Ignite with an Associate’s Degree.

Next Generation Learning

Our goal is to provide a blended learning experience for scholars that includes working collaboratively and individually using an online platform. The teacher becomes a facilitator and mentor to their scholars providing them the resources and support they need to achieve their goals. Project Based learning will also be part of the DNA at the Ignite Institute. Scholars and teachers will collaborate with industry partners to solve real-world problems which will give scholars the skills necessary to succeed.

Collaborating For A Better Tomorrow

Ignite will have numerous points of community and business partnership that will benefit both scholars and the region. Local colleges and other state institutions have played a crucial role in the planning and development of the school. At Ignite, industry partners will collaborate with curriculum specialist and create mentorships for scholars that will provide the skills needed to compete in a competitive job market. Ignite promises that not only will scholars be prepared to work in Industry, but graduate as leaders and entrepreneurs in their chosen field. At Ignite scholars will participate in authentic, personally challenging work that is meaningful beyond the school walls.


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Educators, industry leaders, and community organizers worked together to establish a vision that will support specific regional workforce needs. In 2016, Toyota and Boone County Schools supported this vision in creating Northern Kentucky’s First Regional Public School, The Ignite Institute.

Explore Ignite’s State-of-the-Art Campus

Ignite educates people from every age group, socioeconomic background and walk of life. Portions of the Ignite campus will also be dedicated for use by Greater Cincinnati educators and caregivers across the Pre-K to postgraduate spectrum.