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KIPP DC - Connect Academy PCS

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Principal

Amy Drake

School Overview

Grades Served

PK3 - Kindergarten

2019 - 2020

Title I Status

Yes

A Title I school is a school that receives federal funds to support students from low-income backgrounds in learning and achieving at high levels.

Local Education Agency

KIPP DC PCS

A local education agency (LEA) is an organization that operates publicly funded schools. In DC, our LEAs include DC Public Schools (DCPS) and more than 60 charter organizations.

Star Rating

Not Applicable

The School Transparency and Reporting (STAR) Framework is DC's school accountability system. Each school receives a rating of 1 to 5 stars, with 5 being the highest, based on its performance across multiple metrics. Not Applicable means the school did not meet the minimum population size to generate a score or was not in operation during the previous school year.

Message from the School

The mission of Connect Academy is to nurture and guide our students’ creativity, knowledge, and sense of self as we prepare them with the foundational academic skills and mindsets that are necessary for success in rigorous and joyful elementary schools. Upon completion of Kindergarten, Connect Academy students move onto KIPP DC Spring Academy.

Parent Organization and Contact Information

Parent organizations provide opportunities for parents and families to directly interact with the school on a variety of issues. Parent Organization Representative contact and school policy information is linked below.

Parent Organization Representative

Brandon Best

brandon.best@kippdc.org

Parent Organization

Yes

Student Population

The enrollment on each school's profile reflects the number of students ever-enrolled in the school throughout the prior school year, which is validated by each school at the close of the school year. This data may be different from the point in time count taken in October called the annual enrollment audit.

Total Student Enrollment


332

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0.00%

Asian

0.00%

Black/African-American

97.00%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0.00%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

2.00%

Two or more races

0.00%

White

0.00%

Enrollment by Grade Level


Enrollment by Student Groups


School Offerings

School Program Information


  • Blended Learning
  • Extended Day
  • Extended Year

Physical Activity time


..

Grades K-5:

40.00 Minutes/week

Logistics

School hours

Monday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

School Uniforms Required

Yes

Before/After School Care

If before school care is offered the options for costs are: Free, Sliding Scale/Voucher, or Fee. Contact the school for more information.

Before School care

None

After School care

Fee

Metro Bus

B2, D4, D8, S41

Finance

Coming in Spring 2020

View the Local Education Agency Report for this school or the DC Report.