Idea Pcs

  • Idea Pcs serves 262 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 29%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the District of Columbia state level of 11:1.

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School Overview

  • Idea Pcs's student population of 262 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 62% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall School Rank#117 out of 200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
29%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
31%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:111:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
16%
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Black
97%
70%
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White
n/a
10%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Idea Pcs.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.060.26
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Graduation Rate50-59%
73%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIDEA PCS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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