Who We Are
KIPP WAYS Academy is a tuition-free public charter middle school located in West Atlanta. Founded in 2003, we serve approximately 330 students in fifth through eighth grades. KIPP WAYS Academy is part of KIPP Metro Atlanta Schools and the national KIPP network of schools preparing students for success in college and in life. To learn more click here.
What is New
Now Accepting Applications for the 2016-17 School Year
Apply to attend KIPP WAYS for the 2016-17 School Year.
Refer friends and family of rising 5th grades to apply by visiting www.kippways.org and clicking on the Enroll Now Tab.
Take the GA Parent Survey
Parent please take complete a short surveys to help us improve.
Help KIPP WAYS Academy win $10,000!
Each time the YellowPages (YP) receives a rating for business using the special KIPP WAYS code, we earn points towards at $10,000 grand prize!
Go to www.yp.com/org/KIPPWAYSATL to enter ratings of local businesses. The more businesses you rate the more money the school earns.
Tell all of your friends and family members. Help us win $10,000!
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January 19th – January 22nd
NO Tutorial or Clubs after school
January 19th – January 22nd
Parent Report Card Conferences by Teacher Invitation
Reports will be mailed to parents who do not receive a report card conference request.
Monday, January 18th
No School | MLK Day
Tuesday, January 19th
100th Day of School
Saturday, January 23rd 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Title I Event | Parent University Meeting in media center. All parents are invited to attend to provide
input on our School Improvement Plan and to learn more about our curriculum enhancements.
January 25th – January 28th
Monday & Tuesday - Tutorial by teacher invitation only
Thursday - Clubs (by teacher approval only)
Friday, January 29th
Early Release | Dismissal starts at 1:15 p.m.
No Aftercare provided
Last Day for currently enrolled students to submit Intent to Return Forms, click here for online access
Tuesday, February 9th @ 6 p.m. in Gym
Open House –Invite families and friends to learn more about KIPP WAYS and
submit a lottery application for the 2016-17 School Year.
Free prizes for existing families that refer new families to KIPP!
Wednesday, February 10th Sweet Heart Social 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Title I Event | Families are invited to have a special Sweat Heart Lunch with our scholars and
learn more about GA Milestones and our curriculum enhancements.
February 12th –February 16th
No School | Winter Break
Wednesday, February 17th
Scholars report school. Doors open at 7:15 a.m.
Early Release at 2:45 p.m.
Thursday, February 18th @ 8 a.m. in Media Center
Title I Meeting | Coffee with Principal
Thursday, February 25th @ 6p.m.
Black History Program
What We Do
KIPP WAYS Academy offers an academically rigorous and structured learning environment that focuses on preparing students for competitive high schools and colleges. With a primary focus on scholarship, students at KIPP WAYS Academy are referred to and treated as “scholars,” which sets a clear tone at the school that learning is revered and will not be compromised in any way.
KIPP WAYS Campus Contact Information
350 Temple Street NW
Atlanta GA 30314
School Office Hours
7:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
7:15 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. Wednesday
7:15 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. Early Release Fridays