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KIPP Through College: New Orleans

  • KIPP Through College: New Orleans
  • 1307 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd
  • New Orleans, LA 70113
  • 504-373-6269

Program Description

KIPP New Orleans Schools is building a high quality, sustainable network of tuition free, open enrollment, college preparatory public charter schools that empowers students with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in school and life.

With longer school days, innovative teaching, and a motivating learning environment, we are working to ensure that all of our students are prepared for college and beyond. KIPP students are assigned homework every night, and KIPP teachers are available by cell phone to assist as necessary.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • College transition and retention support
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Other
  • Parent/family services
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants

Demographics

Education Level and
Number of Students

  • High School: 1692
  • Middle School: 1269
  • Elementary School: 2538
  • Post-secondary: 0
  • Non-traditional: 0

Populations Served

  • Academically At-risk
  • Academically High-performing

First-Generation

  • Between 25% and 50%

Representative
Colleges Attended
by Alumni

  • Agnes Scott College
  • Alabama A & M University
  • Alabama State University
  • Alcorn State University
  • American International College
  • Appalachian State University
  • Bard College
  • Barry University
  • Beacon College
  • Davidson College
  • Denison University
  • Dillard University
  • Emory University
  • Fisk University
  • Howard University
  • Illinois Wesleyan University
  • Ithaca College
  • Jackson State University
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
  • Loyola University New Orleans
  • Mercer University
  • Morehouse College
  • New York University
  • Nicholls State University
  • Saint Edward's University
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Southern Mississippi
  • Youngstown State University