Our Stories

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?

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.

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