IDEA Public Charter School

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1027 45th St. NE, Washington, DC 20019 Phone: 202-399-4750
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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 scholars find their unique path to success. 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 scholars. 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. Our leadership team is always willing to talk with families. Call our main office at 202.399.4750 to speak with any member of our team. 
Head of School and CEO Justin Rydstrom
Nicole McCrae
Chief Operations Officer 
Nicole Seward
Vice Principal Shomari Jennings
Director of Student Support Services
Melody Washington