KIPP Summit will begin the year with 100% distance learning. Read more about our 2020 Reopening Plan.
KIPP Summit Academy students, families, and staff prepare every child to go to and through college and lead choice-filled lives. KIPP Summit is a team and a family defined by growth mindsets, self-reflection, and mutual respect. Through teamwork and academic excellence, KIPP Summit students become passionate readers and critical thinkers who realize their highest potential to benefit themselves, their families, and their community.
KIPP has a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Read more about our commitment here.
Applications for the 2020-21 academic year are now closed.
To submit an application or inquire about your status on the waitlist, please login to SchoolMint account at kippnorcal.schoolmint.net/.
For questions, contact our office: by phone 510.258.0106, fax 510.258.0097, or email email@example.com.
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What Makes KIPP Different?
With a focus on character and academics, our free public charter schools prepare students for success in college and opportunity in life.
Clearly defined and measurable high expectations for academic achievement and conduct that creates and reinforces a culture of achievement and support. We know that every student is different and we personalize learning based on a student’s needs, skills, and interests.
Strength of Character
We believe that our students need both a strong academic foundation and well-developed character strengths to succeed in college and the world beyond.
Highly Skilled Teachers & Leaders
We empower educators to lead school teams and invest in training to help them grow as professionals.
Safe & Structured Environments
Our schools provide a safe, structured, and nurturing environment so that our students thrive and maximize their learning.
KIPP Through College
Counselors support students as they prepare for college and career, and navigate social, academic, and financial challenges while in college.