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KIPPsters Receive Prestigious High School Scholarships

Posted by KIPP LA on Oct 17, 2017 9:51:47 AM

As KIPP LA middle school students prepare for their transition to high school, several have been selected for prominent, nationally-awarded scholarships with the hands-on support of their KIPP Through College high school placement counselors. Read on for more details.

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Topics: KTC, Focus on Excellence, High School Placement, High School Scholarships

Colgate Comes to KIPP For World Cavity-Free Future Day

Posted by KIPP LA on Oct 13, 2017 2:15:08 PM

The Colgate Bright Smiles Bright Futures mobile dental van visited three KIPP LA Schools in preparation for World Cavity-Free Future Day on October 14, 2017. Read on for additional details.

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Topics: KIPP Iluminar Academy, KIPP Is Community, KIPP Scholar Academy, KIPP Comienza, KIPP Empower Academy, KIPP Family Ambassadors

KIPP LA Celebrates National Voter Registration Day

Posted by KIPP LA on Oct 5, 2017 3:43:35 PM

The KIPP LA Family Ambassador volunteers hosted a Family Day of Action event on National Voter Registration Day. Read on for more details.

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Topics: KIPP Is Community, KIPP Scholar Academy, #Voter Registration, KIPP Empower Academy, KIPP Academy of Opportunity

KIPP Comienza Awarded the 2017 National Blue Ribbon!

Posted by KIPP LA on Sep 28, 2017 10:35:20 AM

KIPP Comienza Community Prep in Huntington Park has been named a 2017 recipient of the prestigious National Blue Ribbon School Award by the US Department of Education. Read on for more details.

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Topics: Focus on Excellence, National Blue Ribbon, KIPP Comienza, Huntington Park

KIPP LA DACA Statement

Posted by KIPP LA on Sep 25, 2017 1:02:49 PM

Español Aquí

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Topics: KIPP Is Community, DACA

KIPP Compton Community School to Open in Fall 2018

Posted by KIPP LA on Sep 21, 2017 12:46:23 PM

KIPP Compton Community School, the first KIPP LA school in the City of Compton, will open its doors to KIPPsters in the 2018-19 school year! Hear more about the vision and mission of KCCS from founding school leader, LeAnna Majors, below. 

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Topics: KIPP Is Community, School Opening, Compton, KIPP Compton Community School

New School Year, New Opportunities

Posted by KIPP LA on Sep 6, 2017 1:08:21 PM

KIPP LA recently welcomed back our KIPPsters for the 2017-18 school year and introduced the Class of 2034 to the KIPP community! Our schools are safe, structured, nurturing, and JOYFUL. Check out the video below featuring our KIPP LA Team & Family. #feelthejoy

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Topics: Positive School Culture, KIPP Is Community, School Opening

KIPP Connects Alumni to Business Professionals

Posted by KIPP LA on Aug 21, 2017 4:53:11 PM

KIPP LA’s KIPP Through College (KTC) program recently hosted Career Connections, a networking event for college-aged KIPPsters to engage with business professionals in Los Angeles from a variety of fields. Read on for highlights of the event.

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Topics: College and Careers, KIPP Through College, KIPP LA Alumni

More Than Ever: Highlights from the 2017 National KIPP School Summit

Posted by KIPP LA on Aug 9, 2017 12:32:32 PM

The KIPP School Summit is an annual gathering of the entire KIPP Team and Family from 31 regions to connect, learn, share, and celebrate with colleagues and friends across the country. Read on for more details of the summit and KIPP LA highlights of the event.

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Topics: KIPP LA, Harriett Ball Award, KIPP School Summit

KIPPsters Join NFL Players at Fantasy Pro Football Camp

Posted by KIPP LA on Jul 26, 2017 1:14:34 PM

Over 100 KIPP LA middle school students joined Brentwood School’s NFL Fantasy Pro Football Camp in July.

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Topics: KIPP Is Community, KIPP Scholar Academy, NFL, Physical Education, KIPP Campers