Details overview

Hours 7:45am - 5:00 pm
School leader Jessica Cunningham
District Kipp Academy Pcs
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Service learning
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Honors track
Internships
College preparatory
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Photography
2
Music
including: Orchestra
2
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts Design
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 97% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 57%
Hispanic 0% 13%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 0% 7%
Special education 15% 13%
Female 53% 50%
N/A 47% 50%
Male 47% 50%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 71% 61%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Equestrian
6
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
14
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Equestrian
Lacrosse
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Equestrian
Football
Lacrosse
Track
Clubs Art club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Drum line
Girls on the Run
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Step team
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Clubs - dance All
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
School mascot Panthers
School colors Blue, gold
Students typically come from these schools KIPP DC KEY Academy
  KIPP DC AIM Academy
  KIPP DC WILL Academy

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Speech therapist(s)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Capital Partners for Education
Partner website Www.cpfe.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.kippdc.org/enroll/enroll-today/
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 03/15/2013
# of applications received 475
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 150
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012
  Office of the State Superintendent of Education, 2011-2012