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  • WEATHER UPDATE | Early Release on 8/25

    Posted on August 25, 2017

    We have been closely monitoring Hurricane Harvey weather alerts throughout the evening and early morning. Based on the flash flood watch going into effect this afternoon and tropical storm warning currently in effect we’ve decided that KIPP San Antonio… Read More »

  • Building Positive School Culture: A Conversation with Mrs. Obermeier

    Posted on August 21, 2017

    On August 8th, KIPP San Antonio Public Schools started classes for the 2017-18 school year. Compared to most other districts, this is at least 1-2 weeks earlier. The primary reason for the earlier start is to establish a strong school culture — an imp… Read More »

  • Campus Pick-up/Drop-off Instructions

    Posted on August 7, 2017

    To make sure the first few days of school run smoothly, check out the pick-up and drop-off procedures for all of the campuses below: KIPP Cevallos Campus (KIPP Esperanza, KIPP Aspire, KIPP UPrep) KIPP Commerce Campus (KIPP Un Mundo, KIPP Camino) KIPP P… Read More »

  • 2017-18 Academic Calendar

    Posted on June 21, 2017

    Click here to view the KIPP San Antonio Public Schools 2017-18 Academic Calendar.

  • An Activist Spirit and the Motivation to Make Things Happen

    Posted on May 19, 2017

    By Arlenne Serna | For The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools | May 18, 2017 My name is Arlenne Serna, I am a senior at KIPP University Prep in San Antonio, Texas. This May, I will graduate from high school and begin my college career to purs… Read More »

  • Charter schools are public schools

    Posted on May 12, 2017

    By Dr. Maria Hernandez Ferrier and Lionel Sosa | For the San Antonio Express-News | May 12, 2017 At long last, there is significant momentum for funding charter school facilities this legislative session. As lifelong San Antonians, we know the importan… Read More »

  • Trump Education Budget Needs Work: Charter School CEOs

    Posted on March 28, 2017

    By Dacia Toll, Co-CEO and President of Achievement First; Richard Barth, CEO of KIPP Foundation; and Brett Peiser, CEO of Uncommon Schools In the “Skinny Budget” that the White House released this month, President Donald Trump offered $168 million in n… Read More »

  • San Antonio Mayoral Town Hall on Education

    Posted on March 10, 2017

    Join KIPP San Antonio Public Schools for a mayoral town hall focused on education in San Antonio. Mayor Ivy Taylor and Councilman Ron Nirenberg will take the stage at the KIPP Cevallos Campus to weigh in on all things education. Rivard Report Director… Read More »

  • Restorative justice works for students

    Posted on March 6, 2017

    by Juan Juarez | San Antonio Express-News | Photo: Kin Man Hui, San Antonio Express-News Gilberto was the kind of student I saw in my office all the time when I was the assistant principal of KIPP Camino Academy, a public charter school in San Antonio…. Read More »

  • ‘DACAmented’ teachers worry about their future

    Posted on February 27, 2017

    By Silvia Foster-Frau, San Antonio Express-News Staff Writer | February 26, 2017 | Photo By Billy Calzada, San Antonio Express-News Maria Rocha will never forget what a tourist from the Midwest told her younger self at Market Square a decade ago. Rocha… Read More »

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