KIPP:MA is part of a national network of free, open-enrollment, public charter schools with a track record of preparing students in underserved communities for success to and through college and in life. There are currently 162 KIPP schools in 20 states and the District of Columbia serving more than 58,000 students and 13,000 alumni across the country.
KIPP:MA currently operates two campuses in the Greater Boston area: our High Rock campus in Lynn, home to both KIPP Academy Lynn Middle School and KIPP Academy Lynn Collegiate High School, and our Roxbury location, home to both KIPP Academy Boston Elementary and KIPP Academy Boston Middle School, serving Mattapan and surrounding communities. We serve nearly 1,200 students in grades K-12 and employ 183 staff members.
Our mission is to create an environment where students develop the academic skills, character strengths, and intellectual habits necessary to maximize their potential in college and in life.