Located in the heart of the vibrant Sunnyside community, ZENITH makes up one-third of KIPP Houston’s Sunnyside campus. At KIPP ZENITH, we believe that all our students can live by our ZENITH values for success in school and beyond — zest, endurance, new ideas, integrity, teamwork, and humanity. KIPP ZENITH is a school where a passionate and genuine staff provides a college-preparatory experience that empowers students with the knowledge, skills, and mindsets to go to and through college.
KIPP ZENITH serves more than 800 college-bound students from PreK3 through 4th grade. Students at ZENITH come from Houston’s Sunnyside community.
Our student body is 85% African-American and 14% Hispanic.
KIPP ZENITH’s diverse faculty of more than 60 provides a rigorous college-preparatory education with an emphasis on technology and the school’s values.
KIPP ZENITH Academy offers Spanish I and II, music, physical education, creativity hour, and technology. In addition, our students have the opportunity to join Theater Club, Pep Squad, Art Club, and Step Team.
Teaching at KIPP ZENITH
All teachers at KIPP ZENITH receive coaching support and opportunities for continuous, quality professional development. The staff at ZENITH operates with an amazing sense of team, supporting one another so greater gains can be made for our students. KIPP ZENITH’s culture is infused with the opportunity to learn, grow, and continually get better, with many support systems in place to help teachers do their best work.