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IDEA PCS Students, Teachers, Parents, and Leadership Shine through Phenomenally Improved 2013 DC-CAS Scores

IDEA PCS students improved their DC-CAS scores more than students at any other DC public and charter school in 2013, thanks to the transformation of school culture and the hard work and dedication of IDEA leadership, teachers, parents, and students. We are proud to receive the designation of Reward School by the DC Office of the State Superintendent of Education, given only to schools demonstrating the top 5% of test score growth. Learn more about IDEA’s test results here.

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IDEA PCS provides rigorous academics, innovative technology training, and leadership through JROTC. Students at IDEA enjoy learning with new textbooks, computers, and labs. Students stay fit and competitive using our new health and wellness center. At IDEA, every student matters. Enroll now!

Blog: Stories from Behind the Shield

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

Visit Great Community Partners at Back to School Night Tonight (6-8pm)

Many of IDEA’s excellent community partners will be on hand tonight at Back to School Night to share information about their programs and services and answer questions. Check out these great organizations: DCPNI P.E.A.R.L.S Program WILL Program Parent Education PTA Interest DC Public Library The Fishing School US military Family Health Services Wells Fargo DC READ MORE »

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

Ronald McDonald House U.S. Scholarships

Helping students afford the education of their dreams Students across the country work hard to earn top marks, dreaming of the college they’ll attend and the education they’ll receive. Unfortunately, many of these students won’t be able to afford it. We want these students to reach their full potential. To help them accomplish this, our READ MORE »

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens Cleanup: Great Community Service Opportunity at a Beautiful Park

Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens Cleanup: Saturday 9/27 from 9am-1pm. 1550 Anacostia Ave NE. For more information, visit: www.friendsofkenilworthgardens.org  

Monday, September 15, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

Best Buy Scholarships for High School Students

Listen, underclassmen, here is a scholarship competition for you (and seniors too). Best Buy passes out sweet $1,000 scholarships to high schoolers who demonstrate good grades, academic achievements, volunteer experience, and work experience. 1,200 scholarships were awarded this year so get ready to submit your application next year and get a jump on paying for READ MORE »

Monday, September 15, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

Ron Brown Scholarship Offers up to $10,000 Annual Renewable College Funding

Start now to make sure you have money for college. Check out the Ron Brown Scholarship opportunities here! Check out this information from the website and click above to learn more.