KIPP Empower Academy is a tuition-free, college-preparatory charter public elementary school in South Los Angeles and is part of the national KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program) network of 270 schools in 20 states and Washington, DC. KIPP Empower was the first fully personalized learning KIPP school in the country.

KIPP Empower Academy was the first school in the KIPP SoCal network to utilize a blended learning model to deliver high-quality outcomes to students. With a class set of computers in each classroom, our school is able to provide small group, individualized instruction in all core subject areas including reading, writing, math, and science.

School Core Values

  • Love
  • Community
  • Purpose
  • Heritage
  • Resilience

School Leader

Chinedu Udeh

School Leader

"We strive to continue to grow at KIPP Empower; we push to provide an exceptional education for our students. KIPP Empower lives for strong mind, body, and spirit for our community. ”

Keeping our South LA Community Safe

School Address

8466 S. Figueroa St.
Los Angeles, CA 90003

Main Office

T. 323.750.2279
F. 323.750.7902