Are you a parent, grandparent, or guardian looking for the right high school for your student?
IDEA PCS is a free public charter high school that provides high-quality career and technical education integrated with traditional academics to ensure that all of our students find their unique path to success. We invite you and your family to find out more about our programs at upcoming open houses and walk-in Wednesdays. Learn more about our admissions process here.
Are you the family member of a current IDEA student? How can we help?
IDEA PCS is committed to the success and well-being of our students. We realize that our school is an important institution in the Deanwood community and also strive to serve as a resource for families whenever possible. Students and their families are always welcome to talk to Head of School Justin Rydstrom, Principal Lanette Bacchus, or Vice Principal Mark Sturdivant if they have concerns or questions about the education and opportunities offered at IDEA PCS. Call the main office at 202.399.4750 and ask for Mr. Rydstrom, Ms. Bacchus, or Mr. Sturdivant.