Our Stories

Let Freedom Ring

by Ariel Reynolds on Feb 04, 2016

The Freedom Tree Award unifies us around the five KIPP Houston Values on our Freedom Tree. Read about who won this award for 2014-15 school year.

My Child. My Choice. My Vote.

by Ariel Reynolds on Jan 29, 2016

KIPPsters big and little gathered at the Texas State Capitol to deliver their message loud and clear: School options worked for me!

Sergio: Persistent. Resilient. Driven.

by Ariel Reynolds on Jan 28, 2016

Sergio will be attending Syracuse University after receiving a scholarship package worth more than $60,000!

Words from a KIPP Liberation Parent

by KIPP Houston on Jan 23, 2016

KIPP Liberation parent, Betty Davis-Gilbert, was hesitant to attend Saturday Learning Labs. After her first, she wrote an honest, encouraging letter about her experiences!

Why I Teach...High School Math

by Ariel Reynolds on Jan 21, 2016

Any teacher can be great when they know the WHY behind their teaching. Read about why two of our teachers choose to teach high school math with excellence.

Emily Garvey: More than a Field Trip

by KIPP Houston on Jan 13, 2016

Emily took her students on an ice-skating field trip and saw more in her students than she would have noticed sitting in a classroom.