330 students|Kipp Academy Pcs
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School leader:  David Ayala
4801 Benning Road, SE
Washington, DC 20019

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(202) 582-5477
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"Outstanding educators, more time in school, college-preparatory curriculum"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    None, Transportation provided for special education students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Orchestra, Dance
  • World languages
    Spanish
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5 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · May 17, 2015
My grandchild attended Kipp (Benning Rd SE) and it appeared that they treated the students as machines. The teachers seemed to be without feeling and uncaring in this environment. It is possible that since the school is 98% black students and... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 31, 2015
My child has been in Kipp since 4th grade It seems to be on the slop downward, it clear the teachers are not vested and are there to serve in an urban community to have their student loans forgiven They spend more time yelling and trying to... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 27, 2011
The teachers and staff are impressive. The children are learning great note taking and study habits for college.

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Submitted by a parent · March 10, 2010
Kipp Key is they best Middle School in the City, but don't just take my word for it, check out their scores. My son is a 8th grade student and has been at Kipp since 5th grade, and the educational component can't be matched. He's testing on HS... more

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