How to Enroll for 2020-2021 School Year

FOR OUR KIPP SOCAL PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN LOS ANGELES:

For school year 2020-21 enrollment, KIPP SoCal Public Schools has partnered with ApplyLA, making it easy for families to apply to multiple charter public schools, including all Los Angeles KIPP public schools, through a single application. To apply online, please submit an application.

Please note our 'Enroll Now' links per school below will bring you to the Apply LA website, where you'll need to create an account. Once your account is created, you can find all of our school's easily by typing in "KIPP" in the search bar (see below):

Frequently asked questions about Apply LAStep instructions to apply online through ApplyLA. To apply by phone, call ApplyLA's family hotline at 1-877-877-5057

FOR OUR KIPP SOCAL PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN COMPTON AND SAN DIEGO:

Submit an application for school year 2020-21 enrollment at KIPP SoCal Compton and San Diego Public School.

Apply Before Interest Period Deadline

DEADLINE DATES: 1/30/20 & 2/14/20

To enroll in a KIPP SoCal school for 2020-2021 school year, you must submit an application either online or in person at one of our schools' offices. If the number of applications received exceeds the capacity of a grade level, we will hold a public lottery to assure all applicants an equal chance of gaining admission in accordance with the preferences outlined in our charter petitions. 

To be eligible for the lottery, you must submit your application before 4:00 pm PST on the interest period deadline date specified here for each school. If you submit an application after the deadline, you may still be offered a seat if there is space available, or you will be added to the waitlist on a first-come, first-served basis.

Elementary & Middle Schools

In 2017, KIPP SoCal elementary schools performed in the top 10% of all elementary schools in the state of California on the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress test. Apply to the KIPP SoCal elementary school in your neighborhood below!

Grades TK-4

Comienza Community Prep

KIPP Comienza Community Prep

Huntington Park

Grades TK-8

Compton Community School

KIPP Compton Community School

Compton

Grades TK-2

Corazón Academy

KIPP Corazón Academy

South Gate

Grades TK-7

Empower Academy

KIPP Empower Academy

South Los Angeles

Grades TK-4

Ignite Academy

KIPP Ignite Academy

South Los Angeles

Grades TK-4

Illuminar Academy

KIPP Iluminar Academy

East Los Angeles

Grades TK-4

Promesa Prep

KIPP Promesa Prep

Boyle Heights

Grades TK-4

Pueblo Unido

KIPP Pueblo Unido

Maywood

Grades TK-1 & 6

Raices Academy

KIPP Raíces Academy

East Los Angeles

Grades TK-4

Vida Preparatory Academy

KIPP Vida Preparatory Academy

South Los Angeles

Grades TK-4

Middle Schools 

At KIPP SoCal, 94% of middle-school alumni graduate from high school. Students meet their KIPP Through College counselors in seventh grade and develop relationships with their mentors throughout high school, college, and career. Apply to the KIPP SoCal Middle School in your neighborhood below!

Grades 5-8

KIPP Academy of Innovation

KIPP Academy of Innovation

East Los Angeles

Grades 5-8

KIPP Academy of Opportunity

KIPP Academy of Opportunity

South Los Angeles

Grades 5-8

KIPP Adelante Preparatory Academy

KIPP Adelante Preparatory Academy

San Diego

Grades 5-8

KIPP LA Prep

KIPP LA Prep

Boyle Heights

Grades 5-8

KIPP Philosophers Academy

KIPP Philosophers Academy

South Los Angeles

Grades 5-8

KIPP Scholar Academy

KIPP Scholar Academy

South Los Angeles

Grades 5-8

KIPP Sol Academy

KIPP Sol Academy

East Los Angeles

Grades 5-8

KIPP Comienza Community Prep

KIPP Comienza Community Prep

Huntington Park

Grades TK-8

KIPP Corazon Academy

KIPP Corazón Academy

South Gate

Grades TK-6

Pueblo Unido

KIPP Pueblo Unido

Maywood

Grades TK-1 & 6