KIPP LA Blog

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 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

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

Lights, Camera, KIPPsters: Our Students Perform Live at Olvera Street

Posted by KIPP LA on Jul 11, 2017 10:02:35 AM

After months of rehearsal, the road to Olvera Street comes to an end with our KIPPsters from multiple South and East Los Angeles schools performing together in public for the first time.

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Topics: KIPP LA Prep, KIPP Iluminar Academy, Positive School Culture, Music Education, KIPP Is Community, KIPP Philosophers Academy, KIPP Academy of Innovation, KIPP Scholar Academy

At KIPP Corazón Academy, All You Need is Revolutionary Love

Posted by KIPP LA on Jun 30, 2017 12:06:29 PM

KIPP LA will open its fourteenth school, KIPP Corazón Academy, in South Gate this coming 2017-18 school year for kindergarten and first grade students, eventually growing to be a K-8 school.

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Topics: KIPP Is Community, Focus on Excellence, KIPP Corazón Academy, South Gate, School Opening

The Final Countdown to the "We Are the Music Experience" Festival

Posted by KIPP LA on Jun 20, 2017 11:30:44 AM

Ben Coria, a music teacher at KIPP LA Prep, started a small-scale music festival last year featuring the talents of KIPP LA Prep students on their campus. This year, the We Are the Music Experience festival has grown to include multiple KIPP LA schools performing together for the first time on historic Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles.

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Topics: KIPP LA Prep, Positive School Culture, Music Education, KIPP Is Community

Celebrating the Past While Building a Better Tomorrow

Posted by KIPP LA on Jun 16, 2017 10:20:13 AM

Last week marked the end of the 2016-17 KIPP LA school year and we could not be more grateful for the past year’s experiences and optimistic for the future. See below for video highlights from our kindergarten, elementary, and middle-school culmination ceremonies and a list of memorable events from the year.

KIPPsters celebrate their Graduation Day! from KIPP LA Schools on Vimeo.

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Topics: College Acceptance, Positive School Culture, KIPP Is Community, Graduation, Culmination Ceremonies, Focus on Excellence, College and Careers, KIPP LA