KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School
PHONE: (215) 294-2973 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: 5-8 ENROLLMENT:
4 OUT OF 10
MissionThe mission of KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School is to develop the character, knowledge, and skills of our students so they will succeed in top-quality high schools, college, and the competitive world beyond.
Points Of Pride
KIPP provides rigorous academics with a strong focus on a well-rounded education including character building and enrichment opportunities. With a longer school day (7:40AM - 3:30PM), students have an intervention block where they receive additional supports in reading and math. Beyond the academics, we a strong orchestra program, exciting field lessons, end of year trips, and student clubs.
Admissions PolicyOpen to all students who live in Philadelphia. If there are more applications than available seats, a lottery will be held. The school’s enrollment policy gives priority to the following groups in this order: Parent is staff member or founder, Sibling attending; Sibling accepted offer, Lives in Philadelphia
Accreditations and HonorsAdequate Yearly Progress (AYP) for Two Consecutive Years: 2009-2010 and 2010-2011; Recognized by the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools as a Member in Good Standing for the 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 School Year.
Hours of Operation
|Mon||7:40 AM - 3:30 PM|
|Tues||7:40 AM - 3:30 PM|
|Wed||7:40 AM - 1:30 PM|
|Thur||7:40 AM - 3:30 PM|
|Fri||7:40 AM - 3:30 PM|