2021-22 SCHOOL YEAR RESOURCES

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KIPP NYC VOICES

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Sade: Getting Back to Normal

Sade: Getting Back to Normal

I feel great to be back. I was so eager to get back on the court. I like being with my teammates; I like being in school in general. Being a part of a sports team is my motivation to do well. Everything feels normal in a good way.

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Mike: Food in the Service of Others

Mike: Food in the Service of Others

My mission is every single KIPP NYC student will be eating our food. I want to do a teaching kitchen. We could create culinary arts classes. There are amazing opportunities to push more options and choices for our kids through non-traditional, post-secondary routes.

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Gregory: Science is a Necessity

Gregory: Science is a Necessity

Science is something where everyone gets something from it every day. It could be as simple as learning what a hypothesis is. Or learning about how electricity is converted into different forms. It’s important for students to be exposed to science to pinpoint how it’s connected to everyday life.

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Lenni, Mariela, and Rosemary: Women Empowering Women

Lenni, Mariela, and Rosemary: Women Empowering Women

We encourage families to vote. We educate them. We connect them to resources. We share info about candidates and how they are aligned with issues that matter the most to our community. We empower our families. This is one of the things I tell families: if you want to support me, this is something we do. This is civic engagement.

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Samara: Leading Her Peers Back into School

Samara: Leading Her Peers Back into School

Student leaders are there to help and look out for them. That’s our reason. That’s our rule. We chose to be these leaders to be a voice for them if they need help or advice. That’s what we’re there for. We’ve gone through the experiences they might go through.

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Michael: Built for this Moment

Michael: Built for this Moment

I think families’ needs are changing and evolving. That’s something that we’ll continue to address. How we assess where families are; how we think about families’ needs have been strengthened.

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Meeta: Defining the KIPP Experience

Meeta: Defining the KIPP Experience

What KIPP is doing that’s unique is that we’re looking at what opportunities we’re providing to students to show SEL skills. It’s not really for us to teach kids these skills; the students already know them and use them. It’s about embedding the opportunities to cultivate them in everyday opportunities in our interactions with students, including our lesson plans.

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Chéla: A Drum Major for STEM Equity

Chéla: A Drum Major for STEM Equity

Ultimately, my mission is to empower the next generation of STEM-literate innovators, thinkers, explorers, and creators that includes a particular focus on Black and brown kids.

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Hailey: Friend or Foe

Hailey: Friend or Foe

Hailey, a 7th grader at KIPP STAR in Harlem, is one of many student authors featured in our literary magazine “Legend.”

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Mykel: Gratitude and Giving Back

Mykel: Gratitude and Giving Back

I can’t emphasize enough how influential KIPP’s support has been throughout my journey. I’ve made sure to take advantage of every opportunity that has been presented to me.

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John: Five with a Founder

John: Five with a Founder

KIPP Inquire is doing everything to promote child development and well-being; the one thing that no one wants is a cookie-cutter, one-size-fits-all solution.

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KIPP NYC In The News

Local and national TV and print coverage of KIPP NYC.