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KIPP DC - Grow Academy PCS

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Principal

Ashley Peel

School Overview

Grades Served

PK3 - Kindergarten

2020 - 2021

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

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2019 Star Rating

Not Applicable

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Message from the School

Grounded in the values of Grow, Honor, Lead, Never Give Up, and Work Together; KIPPsters are prepared with the foundational academic skills and mindsets that are necessary for success in rigorous and joyful elementary schools.Upon completion of Kindergarten, Grow Academy students move onto KIPP DC Lead 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


335

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0%

Asian

0%

Black/African-American

96%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

1%

Two or more races

0%

White

1%

Enrollment by Grade Level


Enrollment by Student Groups


School Offerings

School Program Information


  • Blended Learning
  • Extended Day
  • Extended Year

Extracurricular Activities


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  • Girl Scouts

Physical Activity time


Physical activity time reflects the school’s average minutes per week of student physical activity within both the physical education class and recess. This data is reported by the school as required through the Healthy Schools Act School Health Profile.

Grades K-5:

180 Minutes/week

Logistics

School hours

Monday

08:00am - 04:00pm

Tuesday

08:00am - 04:00pm

Wednesday

08:00am - 04:00pm

Thursday

08:00am - 04:00pm

Friday

08:00am - 04:00pm

Before/After School Care

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

Before School care

Offered?

Yes

Cost

Sliding Scale/Voucher

After School care

Offered?

Yes

Cost

Sliding Scale/Voucher

School Uniforms Required

Yes

Metro Bus

70, 79, 90, 92, 96, G2, G8, G9, X3

Metro Rail

Mt. Vernon Square/7th St-Convention Center; Shaw-Howard U

Finance

2020 Per-pupil expenditures


$20,794

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2020 Per-pupil expenditures by entity


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