It's time to revolutionize education.
We believe every child is a genius.
We believe our schools can illuminate their genius.
Read a short story from our founder on "our why" - click here.
Check Out… A Day In The Life Of A Student! –Click Here
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Our schools equip and inspire our youth to lead extraordinary lives
and solve our world's greatest challenges.
What We’ve Accomplished + 2023 Plans To hear the story behind Illuminated Life School, our mission and our three phase plan, watch this 7-minute video. What We’ve Done So Far When we first launched our plan was to open a 100-child physical school in Humacao, Puerto Rico (private school with sliding scale tuition – affordable Read More
BIG Thank You + Event Photos and Videos A note from our founder, Heidi DeCoux… I’ll admit, I’m tiiiiired tonight, but it’s a good tired. My heart is swelled with gratitude. Thanks to all of our supporters we had two fun & successful charity events this week. Several people came up to me in tears Read More
A Note From Our Founder, Heidi DeCoux I’m wired to see possibility. From the time I was a little kid, I was always noticing how things were and imagining how they could be. I’m always curious about creative ways to solve a problem or achieve a goal — not the way everyone else is going Read More
NFT Art Cocktail Party Come play at the world’s first NFT Art Gallery, located in Old San Juan Puerto Rico. You’ll be hearing from leading NFT and blockchain experts about the future of NFT’s, learning exactly what NFT’s are and how they’re changing our world. A variety of local artists will be displaying and Read More
Important Timeline Update An important update from our founder, Heidi DeCoux… “I’ve poured thousands of hours and six figures of my own money into the non-profit I founded, Illuminated Life School, with the goal of bringing into fruition my dream of developing a revolutionary new model of education. A model that’s an open source and becomes Read More
We Need Your Support Friends and supporters of the Illuminated Life School vision, we’re reaching out to you with an update and a request for your ongoing support! When we originally launched in early 2020, we planned to open our first physical school in Humacao, Puerto Rico in fall of 2022, with plans to open Read More
Fall 2021 Progress Report Biggest news first! Our first Illuminated Life School will be opening in Humacao in August of 2022, and we’re excited to announce that it will be grades K-6! The school will start out small our first year so that we can really get our feet under us and co-create an amazing school Read More
Our New Partnership With World Renowned Brain Coach – Jim Kwik At Illuminated LIfe School we’ll be preparing kids for jobs that don’t yet exist and to solve our world’s greatest challenges. To do this we know that showing kids how to learn is even more important than what they’re learning. Our world is ever changing which is why Read More
THANK YOU for your ongoing interest in and support of Illuminated Life School. We need you and we appreciate you! Exciting things are coming together — the synchronicities have been astonishing, and I am grateful each day that I get to do this work. Shaking up the status quo is no small task — but we’re Read More
What does it mean to teach kids 22nd-Century skills? An education that prepares for (and shapes!) a beautiful unknown By now, you know that Illuminated Life School is re-imagining many things about how we do education. We’re re-thinking everything from curriculum and discipline to nutrition and community. Equipping kids with 22nd-Century skills means that we’re Read More