KIPP DC Heights Academy
"At Heights Academy, we strive to instill a motivation to grow, learn, and improve in each of our students. We set our KIPPsters up for future academic success in rigorous, intentional, and loving learning environments, where they always feel valued."
Gaelan Gallagher, Principal, KIPP DC Heights Academy
Heights Academy fosters students’ social, emotional, and academic development, setting them up for a life filled with choice and opportunity.
Students receive comprehensive and rigorous instruction in literacy and math, but also benefit from art, music, physical education, social studies, and STEM classes.
KIPPsters at Heights Academy develop a love for learning, and build the skills and mindsets necessary to set them up for success in middle school and beyond.
Heights Academy offers their elementary students a number of extracurricular ways to build teamwork and explore their passions, including: garden club, Girls on the Run, cooking club, engineering club, and more.