The Innovation Academy is dedicated to providing an education like no other through the use of Project Based Learning in conjunction with the latest and promising practices in education.  We encourage you to meet with the Campus Director to learn more!

If you are interested in attending, please see the application process below.

Applications for 2017-2018 are now available!  We will be accepting applications for K-11 in Tyler and 2-11 in Longview and Palestine.  Those requesting enrollment in grade levels which are filled to capacity are placed on a waiting list in order of their application date.

See our 2017-2018 Admissions Timeline for information on our process.


In order to apply for admission into the Innovation Academy, please download and complete the form below.

Admission is based on three criteria:

  • The student must reside within one of the following Districts
  • The student must be in grades K-11 for our Tyler campus and grades 2-11 if in Longview and Palestine.
  • The student may not have had any Chapter 37 discipline offenses during the previous three school years.

Please read our Non-Discrimination Policies

2017-2018 Application
Fax to:
Tyler: 903.705.4330
Longview: 903.705.4380
Palestine: 903.480.4070
Email to:
Tyler: awhitt@uttyler.edu
Longview: jenniferwilliamson@uttyler.edu
Palestine: rminton@uttyler.edu
Mail to:
Innovation Academy
3900 University Boulevard
Tyler, TX 75799
After you have completed the admissions application, you will be contacted by the school regarding next steps.


If accepted for admissions, an Enrollment Packet must be completed and submitted to the Campus Registrar with proper identification documents.  This will be provided to you upon acceptance.

Required Documents:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Card
  • Proof of Residency (must be lease agreement or utility bill – no cell phone bills)
  • Immunization Records

Important Immunization Information:
Letter from the State Commissioner
Immunization Requirements

Important Information for 7th Graders

Need Help?

Call Us At:
Palestine – 903.727.2326

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