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1027 45th St. NE, Washington, DC 20019 Phone: (202) 399-4750
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Congratulations, Class of 2022!

2022 IDEA Graduates 

  • Valedictorian: Christian Douglass
  • Salutatorian: Gyasi Priester
     
  • Tyjha' Anderson
  • Da'Nay Barnes • †
  • Kyree Bass † §
  • Zaniya Blake
  • Nicholas Bullock • §
  • London Clarke •
  • Antony Crump ◉
  • Christian Douglass ◉ • † §
  • Zaria Etheridge
  • Shanell Fairley-Moody † §
  • Jocelyn Gibbs † §
  • Shaniya Gibson •
  • Nicholas Graves
  • Erieal Harris
  • Javiare Harris
  • Zion Harris •
  • Khalia Ijeomah
  • Donte Jackson
  • Isaiah Jackson
  • Malik Jackson
  • Duran Johnson
  • Joenya Jones • §
  • Shania Jordan •
  • NaKhia Lewis
  • Khiya Martin
  • Malachi Maynard ✴
  • Ayanna Moore
  • Nadiyah Moore • §
  • Diamond Myles §
  • Khalil Paige
  • Reginald Parker
  • Kayla Penn ◆
  • Gyasi Priester † § 
  • Dajah Robinson
  • Tyler Robinson
  • McKahlyn Rushing-Archibald §
  • Darrien Ruth ✴ ◉ † §
  • Arjae Savoy ◉
  • Arjanae Savoy ◉ † §
  • Destiny Smith
  • Tyrus Spencer ◉ † §
  • Trevelle Steiner ◉ ‡ §
  • Kierra Ware-Lee
  • Tyree White ◆
  • Briana Williams •

Key: ◆ Business Management ◉ Computer Science ✴ Construction Technology ‡ CTE Presidential Scholar, § Dual Enrollment † National Honor Society • Peer Group Connection

2022 Board, Founder, and Partnership Scholarship Recipients

Booker T Washington Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a scholar who has been accepted to college, earned a B average or higher, and held a leadership position at IDEA.
 
2022 Recipient
  • Jocelyn Gibbs
Karen Owens Scholarships
These $2,000 scholarship awards are sponsored by David Owens, Chair Emeritus IDEA’s Board of Trustees, in honor of his late wife Karen, who strongly supported education as the key to success for African-American students. The scholarships are awarded to three different scholars for demonstrating academic improvement over their time at our school: 
 
2022 Recipients
  • Most improved, overall: Tyree White
  • Most improved, math: Khali Paige
  • Most improved, English: London Clarke
Stroman-Travers Vigor, Vim, Vitality Scholarship
This $1,000 scholarship honors the late US Air Force Chief Senior Master SGT David Lee Stroman and US Army SFC (R) Carroll Travers, who was one of IDEA’s founders. The scholarship was funded by a family that believes in education and leadership. Both servicemen made it a part of their life work to lead with change in order to support underserved populations. Both encouraged enthusiasm and energy in full force throughout their lifetime. These courageous men served for the United States Armed
Forces and continuously created opportunities for the next generation.
 
2022 Recipients
  • Da’Nay Barnes
  • Tyrus Spencer 
Corbett Construction Tool Scholarships
This scholarship is awarded to four seniors who are pursuing apprenticeships in a trade after graduation. Established in 1970 as a general contractor specializing in commercial construction and renovation, Corbett Construction has constructed over 24 million square feet of office space and technical facilities in Washington, DC and the surrounding area.
 
2022 Recipients
  • Nicholas Graves
  • Isaiah Jackson
  • Malik Jackson 
  • Malachi Maynard
Deanwood Citizens Association Scholarships
This scholarship is awarded to the student that best exemplifies civic responsibility through contributions to the community. Established in 1912 by residents for the purpose of gathering a community of neighbors who cherish our East End neighborhood and strive to preserve its historic attributes, the Deanwood Citizens Association has a rich legacy of civic engagement filled with inspiring examples of dedication and community cooperation. 
 
2022 Recipients
  • Darrien Ruth 
  • Diamond Myles 
  • Nicholas Bullock
Sustainable Facilities Management Services 
These $500 scholarships are awarded to deserving graduates in the business management or construction technology programs who are going on to post-secondary education.
 
2022 Recipients
  • Business management: Tyree White
  • Construction technology: Da’Nay Barnes 

2022 College and University and Acceptances

  • Alabama
  • A&M University
  • Albright College
  • Bowie State University
  • Central Penn College
  • Fayetteville State University
  • Florida Memorial University
  • George Mason University
  • Hampton University
  • Huston-Tillotson University
  • Jackson State University
  • Johnson and Wales University
  • Johnson C. Smith University
  • Lincoln University
  • Mary Baldwin University
  • Michigan State University
  • Montgomery College
  • Morgan State University
  • New England College
  • Norfolk State University
  • North Carolina Central University
  • Ohio University
  • Old Dominion University
  • Prince George’s Community College
  • Seton Hall University
  • St. John’s University
  • Susquehanna University
  • Temple University
  • Trinity
  • Washington University
  • University of the District of Columbia
  • University of the District of Columbia Community College
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Washington Adventist University
  • West Virginia University
  • Wingate University
  • Wittenberg University
 
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