KIPP Public Schools
Northern California

Educating elementary, middle, and high school students throughout Northern California.

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What is KIPP?

KIPP Northern California is a network of public charter schools educating elementary, middle, and high school students.

16 Schools in 6 Cities

6,171 Students

4,085 Alumni

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California Wildfires : Urgent Safety Update

As you may already be aware, many of our Bay Area counties are experiencing active wildfires. The safety and health of our KIPP students, families and staff are paramount and we are reaching out to ensure you have critical information during this time.   Air Quality The wildfires have resulted …Read More

KIPP Public Schools Northern California

New Name. Same Organization. Local KIPP Region to Debut New Name & Logo in Line with Growth Oakland, 6/10/20 -- On July 1, 2020, the KIPP Bay Area Public Schools 501(c)(3) will change its name to KIPP Public Schools Northern California. As the nonprofit grows to include schools in …Read More

COVID-19 Update: Shelter in Place

Dear KIPP Community, Our counties have announced updated guidelines and restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Here’s a summary of what you need to know about the shelter-in-place order: Why is this happening? The shelter-in-place restrictions have been put in place to safeguard public health and safety. Coronavirus is …Read More

UPDATE: COVID-19 – School Closures

Spanish | Arabic | Chinese | Vietnamese UPDATE: All KIPP school campuses in Bay Area closed March 16 to at least April 7. Visit our Covid-19 Information page for details about the school closures. March 13, 2020 Dear KIPP Families,  After careful consideration, we have decided to close campuses to students for three …Read More

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You really form a bond with the teachers. They not only hep you through your education but also with life outside of academics.

Nyara Tomlinson, KIPP King alum

KIPP was really dedicated to my success, they want me to be my best self at all times and that really helped build my character.

Isiah Davis, KIPP SF College Prep alum

I’m excited to send my elementary student to KIPP. I’m confident she’ll get the skills needed to succeed in college and beyond, and that my children will one day grow up to change the world.

John Hughes, Parent, KIPP Bridge Academy

I love seeing that KIPP is college preparatory, and I love seeing that there are people of color teaching people of color.

Jessica Allen, Parent, KIPP Bayview

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