A Day In the Life of a KIPP Student

Our students are in school early and stay late to maximize their learning time. Here is a glimpse of what a sample day can look like across elementary, middle, and […]

KIPP Alumni in the Classroom

For years we’ve focused on hiring the best teachers to support our students and help them achieve their dreams. And over the past few years that has meant hiring some […]

“We Want to Be a Part of Their Stories:” KIPP NJ Alumni Inspired by Industry Leaders at Inaugural Alumni Summit

Last Thursday, KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy (NCA) alumna Edvina Jones departed Newark, New Jersey’s Hahne and Co. Building and opened Instagram. “Today, I was offered two jobs and five interviews […]

Strong Readers, Strong Leaders: 7 Ways To Help Your Child Build a Love of Reading

BUILDING A LIFELONG LOVE OF READING among students can seem like no easy task for both parents and educators who must compete with smartphones, social media, and extracurricular activities. Yet […]

Hot off the presses! The Fall 2018 issue of TEAM & Family

The Fall 2018 edition of TEAM & Family Magazine, a magazine written by and for the KIPP New Jersey community, was recently published! Click here or use the reader below to […]

Teaching For Civic Engagement

As Martin Luther King, Jr. once said, “Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve.” His statement raised awareness about the importance of service, and KIPP classrooms throughout New Jersey are […]

Our Heartbeat

August 9-10 marked the first-ever Heartbeat Summit bringing together more than 850 instructional and non-instructional teammates from KIPP New Jersey and KIPP Miami with the goal of starting strong for […]

Highlights from the 2018 TEAMspys

This year, KIPP New Jersey gave out awards for our six values, an overall Mountains Beyond Mountains Award, and for the first time, a TEAM of the Year Award. Each […]

“Walk in Your Excellence” A New Podcast from NCA School Leader Sean Stevens

Today, we’re introducing a new resource from KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy school leader Sean Stevens – his podcast, from Necessary Studios called “Walk in Your Excellence”. If you’re looking for […]

KIPP Student Reflections from the March for Our Lives

KIPP NJ students at March for Our Lives

In the wake of the Parkland, Florida shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, students, parents, and supporters gathered in cities across the country to protest gun violence and the […]