Our Stories

Community Generosity: Turning Impossible Into Possible

by John Holt on Oct 03, 2017

Hurricane Harvey left an everlasting mark on Houston and our surrounding cities. At KIPP Houston, a Family Emergency Fund, along with campus food and supply pantries were established to help families in need.

KIPP Houston stands with our DREAMers

by KIPP Houston on Sep 22, 2017

In order to protect our immigrants rights, there are two important questions we must answer: If not us, who? If not now, when?

Family Emergency Fund Support

by Ieesha Collins on Aug 30, 2017

From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for the outpouring of love and support for the families and staff of KIPP Houston Public Schools from across the country. We have set up a Family Emergency Fund to provide direct support to our staff and families in need. 100% of funds will go directly to KIPP families, staff, and the community members who need it most.

New research shows high impact for KIPP Houston Pre-K

by KIPP Houston on Aug 22, 2017

A new report released on August 22, 2017 by Mathematica Policy Research (the “gold standard” in research firms) has provided strong evidence that little KIPPsters are gaining skills in reading and math that will help them succeed in school over the years to come.

Making Music with Mr. Beck

by John Holt on Jun 21, 2017

KIPP Unity music teacher Tyler Beck aspires for his students to develop an appreciation and connection toward the subject. 

Moving for KIPP

by John Holt on Jun 21, 2017

In 2015, KIPP Academy West instructor Kathy Hernandez stepped outside of her comfort zone and moved to Houston. The decision was one she smiles about today. 

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