Our alumni earn college degrees at 4X the rate of students from similar backgrounds.
Proving the Possible
KIPP NYC students beat the national rates for high school graduation, college matriculation, and college graduation. Our students also outperform the city and state on New York State exams for grades 3-8.
Note: 15% of our alumni have completed an associate’s degree, of those, 7% also completed their BA. Figures above include all 8th grade completers and a very small percentage of students who did not attend a KIPP middle school but completed 12th grade at KIPP.
2019 New York State Assessments - Grades 3-8
% of students at or above proficiency
KIPP NYC Annual Update
Take a look at our results and how we’re working together with families and students to build a better tomorrow.
According to a recent study from Mathematica, students who attended Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP) middle schools were substantially more likely to enroll in four-year colleges.
KIPP NYC Voices
Marquetta: A Passion for Education
After eight years as a KIPP NYC student and four years at Lycoming College, Marquetta Felder is returning to the classroom as a History Teacher at The Storm King School in Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY.
Carla: College Bound
One of the greatest things about KIPP is that you have a lot of options when it comes to selecting classes. If you have an interest in a specific field, you’re able to try it...
Datone: Career Ready
Datone, who is from Washington Heights, has worked closely with his advisor to find a program in which to enroll after graduation that aligns with his interest in pursuing a career in construction.