Our Stories

Lifelong friends find courage, determination through Hurricane Harvey disaster

by John Holt on Mar 09, 2018

During our Team & Family reunion on February 1, KIPP Northeast College Preparatory seniors Jonatan Meza and Jay Ramirez courageously shared with us their Hurricane Harvey experience.

Reading with Dr. Kessler

by John Holt on Feb 09, 2018

Retired hand surgeon Fred Kessler discovers a new calling and inspires KIPPsters along the way. 

Local individuals and organizations brightened the holidays for hundreds of KIPPsters

by John Holt on Jan 17, 2018

The 2017 Holiday season was certainly a memorable one. KIPPsters had the chance to engage with current and former NBA players, meet successful corporate leaders, and receive gifts from generous individuals and companies.

Newest KIPP Houston High School Football player breaks the mold

by John Holt on Jan 03, 2018

Senior Jasmine Ferrell broke the mold in 2017 becoming the first female football player in KIPP Houston High School history.

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?

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