IDEA Public Charter School

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1027 45th St. NE, Washington, DC 20019 Phone: 202-399-4750
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The application period for enrollment at IDEA for the 2018-2019 school year has now closed. On March 30, MySchoolDC lottery results will be results, and all applicants to IDEA Public Charter School will be informed about the status of their application. If you have not already applied to IDEA through MySchoolDC, you may submit a post-lottery application. Learn more here.
IDEA PCS has set the following criteria for admission:
  • Student and parent/guardian must live in the District of Columbia and provide specific documents to verify guardianship and residency.

  • Student must be entering the 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grade with requisite credits under the Promotion Policy outlined in IDEA Student & Family Handbook.

  • Student must have completed the 8th grade with a final report card indicating promotion. Students who successfully completed high school credit classes with grades C or above, such as Algebra 1 or Geometry, in middle school, must provide a transcript including course description adhering to Common Core standards.

  • Student must submit a completed application for admission.