KIPP Peninsula

We support our students every step of the journey.

Join our KIPP Peninsula community.

Applications for the 2024-25 academic year open in September.


KIPP schools are tuition-free public schools. Our college-prep, public schools focus on classrooms that are inclusive where all students are known and supported, respected for their unique strengths, and encouraged to be excellent learners and leaders. 

620 Willow Rd
Menlo Park
Our mission is to deepen the knowledge, skills, character, and intellectual habits our middle school students need to excel in college and to make positive change every single day. Click here to apply.
2950 Fair Oaks Ave
Redwood City
Our mission is to inspire and empower all children so that they are successful in college and career to be able to positively impact their communities. Click here to apply.

KIPP high schools focus on the whole child—strong academics and strong character. KIPP prepares students to lead choice-filled lives and be active citizens in their community.

KIPP Esperanza High School (9-12)
1039 Garden St.,
East Palo Alto

Our mission is ensure that all of our students are given the options and opportunities that they deserve. Our school has been designed to serve the needs of all our students and families. Click here to apply.

100% of our high school graduates have completed their A-G requirements (making them UC and CSU eligible.)

KIPP Bay Area alumni are over three times as likely to graduate from college as their peers

Jessica Allen, Parent, KIPP Bayview
Jessica Allen, Parent, KIPP Bayview
I love seeing that KIPP is college preparatory, and I love seeing that there are people of color teaching people of color.
Trang Nguyen, KIPP San Jose Collegiate parent
Trang Nguyen, KIPP San Jose Collegiate parent
Luke has come a long way with the wonderful support of his teachers at KIPP. With the inclusion provided by the STP program, Luke has become a lot more social and independent.
Michelle Verrochi, School Leader at KIPP Navigate
Michelle Verrochi, School Leader at KIPP Navigate
KIPP students are building confidence and social & emotional learning. I love that our students have authentic connections with each other, the staff, and they take that out to their families and communities.
Alina Arroyo, Parent, KIPP Valiant
Alina Arroyo, Parent, KIPP Valiant
You’ve never met two little ones so excited to wake up to go to school! KIPP made that happen for my kids. As a parent that is so important!
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Video: Jessica Allen, Parent, KIPP Public Schools Northern California


KIPP Blog: Girls Can Code – Computer Science at KIPP by Sophia Chuong, Grade 10 at KIPP Navigate,