KIPP Academy Begins Recruitment for Students for August 2013 Academic School Year

The Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP) is a national network of free, open-enrollment, college preparatory public schools with a track record of preparing students in underserved communities for success in college and in life. KIPP helps all students learn by creating a safe and structured learning environment, setting clear expectations, extending the school day, offering extracurricular activities, having teachers available by cell phone afterschool for homework help, and holding students accountable for behavior and academic success.
KIPP Academy Boston is accepting applications for 5th grade enrollment in August 2013 to all students who are currently in 4th grade and are residents of Massachusetts. KIPP Academy Boston is open to all students, as there is no entrance exam nor is there tuition for families. You may find a copy of the application at their website by clicking here: You may also send it to KIPP Academy Boston, 215 Forest Hills Street, Boston, MA 02130. Your application must be received by Friday, March 8, 2013 at 5PM.  KIPP Academy Bostonhopes to be based in Mattapan in the next few years!