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 […]

4 Things Parents Should Know About KIPP NJ Schools

KIPP New Jersey student enrollment 4 things parents should know

by Modiegi Notoane-Eugene, School Leader Fellow, KIPP THRIVE Academy People hear a lot about the academics at KIPP NJ. It’s natural given the high levels at which our students are […]

Managing grade transitions for you and your children

Moving to a higher grade level or a new school is an exciting time for your child and you, but it can also cause some anxiety. However, with the right […]

Parent Power – How KIPP Families are Impacting our Communities

How KIPP Families are Impacting our Communities “I’ll be your mom until your mom comes,” are the words Tameeka Walden, a member of the KIPP Life Academy Parent Partner Association […]

Beyond the Classroom

Extracurriculars, community partnerships and teaching the whole child at KIPP New Jersey’s schools. At KIPP Whittier Middle School, KIPP New Jersey’s newest school in Camden, 100 fifth graders last year […]

Six Ways to Help Your Child Succeed This School Year

Six Tips to Help Your Student Succeed

Parents are their child’s first­—and often most important—teacher. Support from parents is key to helping children get and stay on track to academic success. Here are a few ideas of […]

Introducing the First Edition of the TEAM & Family Magazine

kipp nj team and family magazine

This fall, we launched our first edition of the KIPP New Jersey TEAM & Family Magazine – a magazine for the KIPP New Jersey community. While we will post articles […]

Building Civically Engaged Students Does More Than Benefit Communities: It Supports College Success

KIPP NCA Student Raises his hand.

by Jeff Fleming, KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy High School History department chair and teacher Students who participate in a civic engagement curriculum build critical skills needed to attend and complete […]

But When Can I Get Out of Special Education?

Guest post by Farida Mallah, founding teacher, KIPP Pathways “But when can I get out of special education?” That was 10-year-old Kamar’s question after he grew five reading levels in […]

Chance the Rapper, Lupe Fiasco, and 10 Other Songs that Will Inspire Your Students

Some logic statements for the teachers out there: 1.) Your kids love music. 2.) You love your kids. 3.) Therefore, you love music. Even though this conclusion isn’t sound logically, […]