The promise of an equitable education is a cornerstone of our vision for a healthy, thriving society.  As we look into the future we are hopeful, not because our work is easy, but because our work is important, and because our students and families depend on us.

Judy hennessey, superintendent & ceo

AT A GLANCE

We are a public charter school system with a singular focus on preparing our students to become college graduates and future leaders of our community.  

1,300

Students Grades K-12 

75%

Economically Disadvantaged

100%

College Acceptance Rate 

$0

Cost to Attend DECA

81%

First Generation College Students

160

Outstanding Staff

100%

Of DECA PREP students pass the Third Grade Guarantee

35%

Of the Class of 2019 Earn Full-Tuition Scholarships

Happening Now