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.