KIPP LA Prep
KIPP Los Angeles College Preparatory has provided a tuition-free, high quality, award-winning public school education, serving grades 5-8 in East Los Angeles for the past 20 years. KLAP has gained recognition as a National Blue Ribbon School, a California Distinguished School, a Top-Performing LA County Public School, and most recently awarded one of the Best Elementary and Middle Schools in California by US News and World Report.
KIPP Los Angeles College Preparatory prepares students with the skills and confidence to pursue the paths they choose – college, career, and beyond – so that they can lead fulfilling lives and create a more just world.
School Core Values
"Our fifth graders transition together. But by the time they’re in eighth grade they won’t need that. They will be able to walk independently to their next class. We want to prepare our students for their future.”
2810 Whittier Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90023
The value of grit that I learned at KIPP SoCal helped me remain persistent in college and will be used in my professional career.