KIPP DC Spring Academy
"Spring Academy is committed to helping children realize their potential at a young age, preparing them for a future filled with opportunity and choice. We create joyful and rigorous academic environments where our students internalize the desire to learn and improve."
Donny Tiegntum, Principal, KIPP DC Spring Academy
Spring 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 music, art, physical education, social studies, and science classes.
KIPPsters at Spring Academy develop a love for learning, and build the skills and mindsets necessary to set them up for success in middle school and beyond.
Spring Academy offers their elementary students a number of extracurricular ways to build teamwork and explore their passions, including: basketball club, running, theatre, journalism, Girls on the Run, honors violin, and more. We partner with the Springboard for before and aftercare.
Awards & Recognition
2018: Spring Academy is awarded an Honorable Mention Bold Performance Winner by Empowerk12.
2017: Spring Academy is ranked a Tier 1 school by the DC Public Charter School Board.
Spring Academy 4th grade teacher Mr. Keys recognized as KIPP DC’s monthly staff spotlight.
Spring Academy is awarded the Bold Performance Winner by Empowerk12.