KIPP DC Valor Academy
"Valor Academy strives to provide individualized support for every kind of learner. Our team of passionate and determined teachers encourages students to ask questions, hold themselves to a high standard, and develop positive habits that will serve them well in high school, college, and beyond."
Patrice Billups, Principal, KIPP DC Valor Academy
- Be Kind
- Work Hard
Valor Academy fosters rigorous and supportive learning environments that prepare students for academic success in high school, college, careers, and beyond.
Students are engaged in a diverse curriculum of not only English, math, history, and science classes, but also Spanish, art, and physical education.
Teachers at Valor Academy are committed to supporting the social-emotional development of their middle school students by developing close relationships with their students and families—ensuring a smooth transition into adolescence.
Valor Academy offers their middle school students a number of activities to grow as citizens and scholars, allowing their students to explore topics ranging from basketball to digital media. Currently, Valor Academy facilitates the following extracurricular activities: boys basketball, girls basketball, cheerleading, flag football, track, orchestra, digital media, and more.