KIPP DC is a network of high-performing, college-preparatory public schools in Washington, D.C. At KIPP DC, students develop the knowledge, skills, and character needed to become thoughtful, intentional citizens in the competitive world.
We envision a more just and equitable District of Columbia. Education can transform our collective future.Learn More
We are united around the same goal: college and a life full of choice. Now enrolling students in grades PreK3 - 12.Learn More
We have bold goals, so we need incredibly talented and passionate people to help us reach them.Learn More
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February Parent Spotlight: Ms. AQuia Bratcher & Ms. Crystal Vaughn
KIPP DC is proud to celebrate the contributions of our parents in the community with the KIPP DC Parents of…
KIPP DC Honors Parents During Parent Appreciation Night
Parental involvement is a cornerstone of a great education, and we were honored to recognize the contributions of many of…
Black History Month at KIPP DC
Happy Black History Month! Across our schools, KIPPsters are gearing up to celebrate the many accomplishments of Black people. In…
2nd Annual Young Men’s Empowerment Summit
On Saturday, February 9, middle and high school students from KIPP DC and other DC area schools enjoyed a full…
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"KIPP DC has one of the best support systems I’ve ever seen from a school. From teachers to college counselors—they’re always there to make sure you’re on track. At KIPP DC, you know your future is bright and the staff reinforces it everyday."
Andre Hodges, KIPP DC College Preparatory '17
"My family has 3 students at KIPP DC schools. They’re in the same grade, but they learn very differently. Their teachers have found a way to connect and push them individually to where they’re all striving beyond expectations. It’s truly amazing. "
Ms. Hinkle, Parent, KIPP DC KEY Academy
"Students aren’t going to take risks when there isn’t a safe and nurturing environment. Joyful shared experiences at KIPP DC make it easier for students to take on those academic risks and excel."
Ashleigh Rose, 6th Grade Teacher, KIPP DC AIM Academy