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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2018-19 Academic Calendars
With the 2017-18 school year coming to an end, we’re excited to share important dates for the 2018-19 school year!…
KIPP DC Welcomes Jacque Patterson Back to KIPP DC
We are excited to announce that Jacque Patterson will be returning to the KIPP DC team and family as our…
KIPP DC’s College Send-Off Kicks Off June 5
Help us raise $48,000 in 48 hours to support our KIPPsters start college strong. In and out of the classroom,…
KIPP in the Community – May 2018 Edition
We’re gearing up to close out another great school year! This month, we celebrated our KIPP DC Community Champions, welcomed…
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"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
"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