Downtown Montessori At Ida B Wells Academy serves 217 children in grades Prekindergarten through two. It is part of the Dallas ISD school district. In the 2020-2021 school year, the school served 217 students. Twenty-three percent of students were at risk of dropping out of school. The school offers English language learning and bilingual programs. The school has a low student-teacher ratio.
Downtown Montessori At Ida B Wells Academy received a C overall school accountability rating. This rating is based on scores in three domains. The scores correspond to letter grades, and are scaled from 0-100. Downtown Montessori At Ida B Wells Academy received a 78 on the student achievement domain, an 81 on the school’s progress domain, and a 75 on the closing achievement gap domain. Additionally, the school received a 77 in post-secondary readiness. This measure measures students’ readiness for college or career options after high school graduation.