News & Announcements

  • Charter and Traditional Schools Find a Common Purpose in Texas

    Posted on October 28, 2017

    Richard Whitmire | The Wall Street Journal | October 27, 2017 Charter-school operators and traditional school districts have long behaved like enemies. But an intriguing truce has emerged in an unlikely place: Texas. In the Lone Star State’s... Read More »
  • Posted on October 5, 2017

    Newsletter (October 2017)
  • 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... 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... Read More »
  • KIPP UPrep August 10th Newsletter

    Posted on August 10, 2017

    Please see attached for the weekly KIPP UPrep Newsletter: Weekly Messenger 8.10.17.  
  • 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,... Read More »
  • 2017-18 Academic Calendar

    Posted on June 21, 2017

    Click here to view the KIPP San Antonio Public Schools 201Calendar 2018-20197-18 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... 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... 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... Read More »