Work Hard. Blog Nice.

Charter School Myth-Conception No. 23

Posted by KIPP SoCal on Oct 4, 2019 4:19:51 PM

What is a charter myth-conception? This series will seek to tell the other side of the charter public school story in a way that will bring context to what we believe are misconceptions about charter public schools in general, and consequently misconceptions about high performing networks, like our own KIPP SoCal. In doing so, we hope you join us in refocusing the narrative on what truly matters: educational equity for all of our children, regardless of zip code, income, language, or ability.  

Read More

Topics: KTC, College Acceptance, National Blue Ribbon, to and through, Professional Development, teaching, mental health, compassion, social emotional, award winning schools, elementary school, charterswork, AB 1505, Thomas B. Fordham Institute, charter school, Fordham Institute, charter management organizations, Alliance College-Ready Public Schools, Greendot Schools, CCSA

#BetterMakeRoom for These KIPPSters

Posted by KIPP LA on May 16, 2018 5:05:57 PM

On May 1st, many of our KIPP LA alumni prepared for the next chapter of their lives by committing to the colleges of their choice on National College Decision Day. Read on for details of their acceptances.  

Read More

Topics: College Acceptance, College and Careers, KIPP Through College

KIPP LA Hosts College Prep Retreat for Alumni

Posted by KIPP LA on Jul 25, 2017 2:05:41 PM

On June 26th, 26 KIPP LA alumni departed Los Angeles for the UC Irvine campus to participate in the fifth annual Students Who Achieve and Graduate (SWAG) retreat hosted by the KIPP Through College (KTC) program. The two-day retreat prepared students for their first year of college and beyond through workshops on social, emotional, and financial college resources, alumni leader panels, team bonding exercises, and an identity conversation. Read on for additional details and highlights of the event.

Read More

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

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.

Read More

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

KIPP LA Alumni Spotlight: Natalie Osuna

Posted by KIPP LA on May 22, 2017 10:18:10 AM

KIPP LA Prep alumna, Natalie Osuna, shares her personal experience with a choice-filled life after being accepted to thirteen colleges. Read on to discover which path she chose to pursue. 

Read More

Topics: KTC, MOKA, College Acceptance, KIPP LA Prep, KIPP Alumni

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all