IDEA Public Charter School

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1027 45th St. NE, Washington, DC 20019 Phone: (202) 399-4750
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IDEA is committed to ensuring that 100% of our graduating class receives at least one acceptance. Toward that goal, we:
  • Help all of our scholars apply to college.
  • Provide information about colleges.
  • Explain the kinds of financial aid available and how to apply.
  • Offer events throughout the academic year that focus on college application and preparation.
  • Take scholars on college visits, in person when possible and virtually.
  • Bring college staff to the IDEA campus to talk with our scholars and answer scholars' questions. Some colleges and universities that have visited are: 
    • Fayetteville State University
    • Marshall University
    • Ohio University 
    • SUNY Oswego 
    • Trinity Washington University 
    • West Chester University
IDEA also administers several college scholarships for our graduates and provides resources and a list of scholarship opportunities.
The 2022 graduating class was accepted to these colleges and universities:
  • 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