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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, October 22, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

A Message from the Principal: A Million Ways to Learn at IDEA

At IDEA we demonstrate in a variety of ways our commitment to providing every one of our 221 scholars with the educational opportunities they need to succeed. Our lessons, tests, and online tools and resources are designed to reach all of our scholars wherever they are and help them advance to the next level. Recently READ MORE »

Thursday, October 16, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

Student Voices: Senior Keshawn Davis Looks to Support System and Future Dreams for Inspiration

My name is Keshawn Davis. I am 17 years old, I’m in the twelfth grade and I am the class president for the class of 2015. Two goals that I have between now and graduation is to graduate on time and to stay diligent and focused with all the school and outside activities like volunteering, READ MORE »

Thursday, October 2, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

Architecture Students Represent IDEA at NOMA Conference in Philadelphia

Congratulations to Romeo Curley and Yakira Jones who represented our Timberwolf Pack and DC very well today in Philadelphia when they led a seminar on architect Lewis Giles Sr. A big shout out to Mr. Mitchell, Ms. Chandler, Michelle Jones, and the National Organization for Minority Architects (NOMA) for making today possible for IDEA’s outstanding READ MORE »

Thursday, October 2, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

Timberwolves Boys Basketball Team Is Gearing Up!

The boys basketball team is getting ready for a much anticipated regular season. This fall the varsity and junior varsity basketball teams have been working out every day. Both teams have also have been participated in fall league to get ready for the season. Senior guard Aaron Brooks and senior guard Jabari Young have been READ MORE »

Thursday, October 2, 2014 | From IDEA PCS

IDEA Fall Sports Update

Volleyball The IDEA fall athletic season has kicked off on a high note, the defending girls volleyball champions have started their quest for their third straight championship with a 2-1 record. The Lady Timberwolves had a new coach at the helm, Coach Oliver. In Coach Oliver’s first season the girls have defeated Options PCS and SEED PCS READ MORE »